John Thurber, MD

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BBH Specialty Care Network Heart & Thoracic Surgery – Shelby
1004 First Street North
Suite 390
Alabaster, AL 35007

(205) 620-7523


Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery


  • Board Certified in General Surgery
  • Board Certified in Thoracic Surgery

Education and Training:

  • Medical School: Tulane University School of Medicine
  • Residency: National Naval Medical Center
  • Cardiothoracic Surgical Fellowship: University of Alabama at Birmingham


  • English

Areas of Interest:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG)
  • Minimally invasive Mitral Valve repair
  • Minimally invasive Aortic Valve replacement
  • Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • MAZE procedure to correct atrial fibrillation
  • Robotic-assisted lung resection
  • Robotic-assisted resection of tumors of the chest

Meet John Thurber