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Practice areas

  • Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Faculty rank

Associate Professor of Surgery

Clinic information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical interests

  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neonatal Surgery
  • Pediatric Tumors
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Trauma



University of Louisville, School of Medicine


University of Louisville, School of Medicine


Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis
University Medical Center, Indianapolis

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Surgery

Additional information


John Draus is a native of Kentucky, and completed medical school, general surgery residency and a research fellowship at the University of Louisville. He went on to complete his pediatric surgery fellowship at Riley Children’s Hospital at the University of Indiana, Indianapolis.

Draus is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the American Pediatric Surgical Association and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons. Draus has co-authored a book chapter and several journal articles on pediatric surgery and trauma.


Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related links

UK Pediatric Surgery