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John M. Draus, MD, FAAP, FACS

Associate Chief Medical Officer, Kentucky Children's Hospital
John M. Draus Jr., MD, FACS
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  • Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery
  • About

    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 a 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. He has co-authored a book chapter and several journal articles on pediatric surgery and trauma.

    Faculty Rank

    Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics


    University of Louisville School of Medicine


    University of Louisville School of Medicine


    Pediatric Surgery, Riley Children's Hospital, Indianapolis

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Surgery

    American College of Surgeons

    American Pediatric Surgical Association

    Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

    American Board of Surgery, Special Qualification in Pediatric Surgery

  • Locations

    Pediatric Surgery

    Pediatric Specialty Clinic

    Kentucky Clinic building
    Kentucky Clinic
    Second Floor, Wing D, Room J201
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536
    Fax 859-323-5289

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    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center - Medical Arts Building
    140 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456

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