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John L Shellito, MD

Vascular Surgery
Provider group name: 
Ascension Medical Group Via Christi on Founders' Circle - Surgery - Plastic
1947 N Founders Cir.
Wichita, KS 67206
University of Tennessee, Memphis 1985 (Fellowship), University of Michigan Hospitals 1984 (Residency), Tufts University 1978 (Medical School)
Board certifications: 
American Board of Surgery
Areas of interest within specialty: 
  • Endovascular laser ablation of varicose veins (EVLT)
  • Mini-phlebectomy
  • Vein stripping
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Surgery for varicose veins
  • Laser ablation of varicose veins
  • Spider veins
  • Injection sclerotherapy for spider veins
Year joined Via Christi: 
Professional memberships: 
  • Medical Society of Sedgwick County
  • Kansas Medical Society
  • Kansas Surgical Society
  • Southwestern Surgical Congress
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Kansas Chapter of American College of Surgeons
  • Frederick A. Coller Surgical Society
  • Midwest Vascular Surgical Society
  • American Association of Vascular Surgery
  • International Society for Vascular Surgery
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
  • American College of Physician Executives
  • American College of Phlebology
  • American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • American College of Phlebography
Community involvement: 
  • Assistant program director of General Surgery Residency Program, University of Kansas School of Medicine–Wichita
  • Troop leader and member, Wichita Area Girl Scout Council
  • Rotary International, member 

Enjoys time with family, traveling, cooking, hiking/backpacking, reading, trying to grow tomatoes, and boating.


He is a 2011 Wichita Business Journal Health Care Hero award winner.