Dr. Caren L. Borjeson, DO

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Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 53

20033 N 19th Ave Ste 111
Phoenix, AZ 85027
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Hospital Quality

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John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital
19829 North 27th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85027
Arrowhead Hospital
18701 North 67th Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85308

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Affiliated Southwest Surgeons
Affiliated Southwest Surgeons
20033 N 19th Ave Ste 111
Phoenix, AZ 85027
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    Dr. Borjeson's Experience

    Dr. Borjeson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Breast Reconstruction
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
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    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy & Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Small Bowel Resection
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Thyroidectomy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Tracheal Surgery
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Vaginectomy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Appendicitis
    • Atelectasis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Esophageal Fistula
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hiatal Hernia
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Abscess
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Pleural Effusion
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    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Small Intestine Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Varicose Veins
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    San Joaquin Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    San Joaquin Genl Hospital
    Complete in 1996
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Borjeson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Borjeson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Borjeson has admitting privileges:

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    • John C. Lincoln Deer Valley Hospital

    • Paradise Valley Hospital

    • Arrowhead Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Borjeson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Borjeson to family and friends

    44 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Borjeson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    42 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    45 responses
    below
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 45 responses
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    national average
    Experience with Dr. Borjeson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    45 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    45 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    45 responses
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    20033 N 19th Ave Ste 111
    Phoenix, AZ 85027
    (602) 439-1111 (Office)
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