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We found 7 general surgeons who accept Private Healthcare Systems near Vancouver, WA.

Dr. Dane Leonard Moseson, MD
Specializes in General Surgery
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Dane Moseson is a medical specialist in general surgery. He takes several insurance carriers, including Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Moseson's education and training includes medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Oregon Health & Science University. His hospital/clinic affiliations include PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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Dr. Mark Jacob Eichler, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Building B, Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Mark Eichler's areas of specialization are general surgery and bariatric surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. Dr. Eichler accepts Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine, he performed his residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

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Dr. George Robert Dulabon, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Building B, Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. George Dulabon's specialties are general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). He practices in Longview, WA and Vancouver, WA. He honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Travis Air Force Base, David Grant USAF Medical Center, Dr. Dulabon attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is affiliated with PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Khaled Pharaon specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine) and practices in Vancouver, WA and Longview, WA. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He obtained his medical school training at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Dr. Pharaon's professional affiliations include PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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Specializes in General Surgery
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Mohamad Haque is a medical specialist in general surgery. He is an in-network provider for Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then he performed his residency at Madigan Army Medical Center. Dr. Haque is professionally affiliated with PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery, Critical Care
505 Ne 87th Avenue; Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Michael Casey is a Vancouver, WA physician who specializes in general surgery, trauma surgery, and critical care (intensive care medicine). He attended medical school at Ross University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Nevada. Dr. Casey is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He is affiliated with PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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Specializes in General Surgery, Trauma Surgery
505 Northeast 87th Avenue; Suite 301
Vancouver, WA
 

Dr. Matthew Eckert works as a general surgeon and trauma surgeon. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Regence, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Eckert's professional affiliations include PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center.

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What is General Surgery?

A general surgeon is a specialist who performs many different kinds of operations, with a focus on those located in the chest and abdomen. General surgeons have specific knowledge about anatomy, surgical techniques, and wound care that allows them to excel at a wide variety of procedures.

While a general surgeon can perform many different kinds of operations, there are a few types that are most common in general surgery. They include:
  • Mastectomies and breast cancer removal
  • Laparoscopic abdominal surgery, including hernia repairs and weight loss surgery
  • Colorectal surgery to treat conditions such as intestinal polyps or Crohn’s disease
  • Abdominal transplants, such as kidney transplants or liver transplants
  • Emergency surgery, performing all different kinds of needed surgery in an emergency department

A general surgery residency requires the doctor to have direct experience in ten widely different areas, including abdominal procedures, pediatric surgery, removing cancer, and repairing trauma. General surgeons have the ability to examine patients, perform biopsies, and plan care. They can prescribe antibiotics and pain medication and manage complications. They are operation experts, from diagnosis through recovery.