John A. Boskind, MD, FACS

General Surgery

Dr. John Boskind

Board Certified General Surgeon


Summit Clinic

660 S. Mt. Juliet Road | Suite 230
Mt Juliet, TN 37122
TEL  615.874.9667   FAX  615.871.9682
Mon – Fri 7:30am – 4:30pm


Anal Surgery
Axillary Sentinel Node Biopsy
Axillary Sentinel Node Dissection
Breast Biopsy
Breast Surgery
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colostomy/Ileostomy Reversal
Gallbladder Surgery
Hemorrhoid Surgery
Hernia Surgery
Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

Laparoscopic Colon Surgery

Laparoscopic Hernia Repairs
Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication

Lipoma Excision
Lymph Node Biopsy/Dissection
Port-A-Cath Insertion/Removal
Rectal Surgery
Reflux Surgery
Robotic Colon Surgery
Robotic Lap Nissen Fundoplication
Robotic Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
Sentinel Node Biopsy
Skin Cancer Excision
Skin Mole Excision
Small Bowel Resection
Spleen Surgery
Sports Hernia Surgery


Medical School:

Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Loma Linda, California


Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Loma Linda, California

Professional SOCIETIES:

Fellow American College of Surgeons


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Ground Breaking GERD Treatment

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Common Types of General Surgery Procedures

Common Types of General Surgery Procedures

Whether general surgery or specialized surgery, we have a team of surgeons with a diverse set of skills, specialties, and experience. Due to the many types of conditions that we treat, some of our surgeons treat more specialized conditions, and some have training in...

Gallbladder Disease: Types, Risks, and Treatments

Gallbladder Disease: Types, Risks, and Treatments

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