Capital Regional Medical Center
September 13, 2018

TALLAHASSEE, FL ― Capital Regional Surgical Associates welcomes general surgeon, John Dortch, MD. Dr. Dortch is a Tallahassee native and graduated from Chiles High School.

Dr. Dortch is board-certified and completed his residency in General Surgery at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Dortch received his medical degree in Gainesville, FL from the University of Florida College of Medicine.

"I look forward to working with the team at Capital Regional Surgical Associates," said Dortch. "The general surgery services the clinic provides to the area is an essential component of our community's healthcare."

General surgery services offered at the clinic include:

  • General surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Bariatric (weight loss) surgery
  • GI surgery
  • Acid Reflux or GERD surgical procedures
  • Thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgeries
  • Minimally invasive and laparoscopic abdominal surgery
  • Laparoscopic and open ventral and incisional hernia repairs and colon resections

"Dr. Dortch is an exceptional addition to Capital Regional Surgical Associates," said Alan Keesee, President & CEO of Capital Regional Medical Center. "We are delighted he has chosen to return to Tallahassee. Dr. Dortch joins our team of general surgeons; Dr. Deeb, Dr. Joseph, Dr. Schwartz and Dr. Wright and we will continue to provide quality, close-to-home medical care for the Big Bend Region. We welcome Dr. Dortch and his wife, Megan and two children, JD and Maggie to the Tallahassee community and we look forward to the valuable services he will provide to the community."

To make an appointment at Capital Regional Surgical Associates, call (850) 219-2306 or visit