John Ashcraft, DO, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency
Surgical Oncology


Dr. Ashcraft received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences in Kansas City, Missouri. After graduation, he fulfilled an internship at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky. Dr. Ashcraft then went on to complete his General Surgical training at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas.

Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Ashcraft entered general surgery practice as part of the Emergency General Surgery Service at the University of Kansas Medical Center.  After three years of practice specializing in emergency, minimally invasive and outpatient surgeries, he entered fellowship training in colon and rectal surgery. 

The fellowship training he received at The University of Tennessee gave him the in-depth instruction for management of a vast array of colon and rectal diseases. His interests are focused on colon and rectal cancer, benign colon and rectal diseases, anorectal pathology, and minimally invasive techniques.

When he is not teaching or caring for patients, Dr. Ashcraft enjoys traveling, hunting, and spending time with his wife Megan and his two wonderful boys, Noah and Dylan.

 

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Last modified: Oct 23, 2013

Contact

John Ashcraft, DO, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

P: 913-588-2535
jashcraft@kumc.edu

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