George J. Kontos Jr., MD, FACS, FACC, FCCP

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I care for patients as though they were members of my family

Dr. Kontos was born in Chicago Illinois. Dr. Kontos is married and has two children.

Dr. Kontos has an office located at the Genesis Health Group Surgical Associates at Genesis, Silvis, 855 Illini Drive, Suite 401, Silvis, Illinois. He may be reached by calling 309-281-2120.


Office Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: Closed

Contact Information

Office Phone: 309-281-2120

Fax: 309-281-2129


Year joined staff:


  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery


  • Lung Cancer Screening

Education & Training


Loyola University Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine, M.D.


Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, General Surgery
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Cardiothoracic Surgery


The John Hopkins Hospital, Cardiac Surgery Research

Awards & Certifications

Board Certification

Board certified with the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Thoracic surgery

Professional Positions

Professional Memberships

He is a member of the Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians.