Profile Photo of Dr. Debra A. Vachon, MD

Dr. Debra A. Vachon, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/silhouettes/silhouette-female_w120h160_v1.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Debra A. Vachon, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in General Surgery • Female • Age 56

25 Crossroads Dr Ste 312
Owings Mills, MD 21117
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Vachon:

1

Dr. Vachon's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mercy Medical Center
345 Saint Paul Place
Baltimore, MD 21202

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

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

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Vachon

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
COLON AND RECTAL SURGICAL ASSOCIATES
25 Crossroads Dr Ste 312
Owings Mills, MD 21117
MoreSchedule an appointment
Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Directions to Dr. Vachon's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • General Surgery
Dr. Richard P. Franklin, MD
General Surgery
0.08 miles away
Dr. Francesco Grasso, MD
Colon & Rectal Surgery
6.8 miles away
Dr. Joseph D. DiRocco, MD
Colon & Rectal Surgery
6.8 miles away
Dr. Lawrence I. Rosenberg, MD
General Surgery
6.53 miles away
Dr. Kuldeep Singh, MD
Bariatric Surgery
3.25 miles away
Dr. Marc H. Gertner, MD
General Surgery
0.07 miles away
Dr. Aaron Rabinovich, MD
General Surgery
0.72 miles away
Dr. Mark H. Fraiman, MD
General Surgery
7.4 miles away
Dr. Howard K. Berg, MD
General Surgery
Same location as Dr. Vachon
Dr. Gary Hamamoto, MD
General Surgery
0.07 miles away
Dr. Andrew Averbach, MD
Bariatric Surgery
7.99 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
Connect With Us
Our User Agreement and Privacy Policy Have Changed

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to the new Privacy Policy and User Agreement.

© Copyright 2015 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Patent US Nos. 7,752,060 and 8,719,052. All Rights Reserved. 
Third Party materials included herein protected under copyright law.

Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.

  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Vachon's Experience

    Specialties

    • General Surgery
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    1
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Colectomy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Destruction of Anal Tumor
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Excision of Rectal Tumor
    • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • 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 and Control of Hemorrhage)
    • Sphincterotomy
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Fissure
    • Anal Fistula
    • Anorectal Abscess
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Rectovaginal Fistula
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Vachon

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    University MD Hospital
    Complete in 1989

    Fellowship Hospital

    UMDNJ Rw Johnson
    Complete in 1990
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Vachon & Staff

    • English
  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. Vachon's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Mercy Medical Center where Dr. Vachon has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 1
    • Mercy Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Vachon

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vachon to family and friends

    19 responses
    below
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

    Take the Survey
    Dr. Debra A. Vachon, MD
    Are you Dr. Vachon?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.
    Dr. Vachon's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    19 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    19 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 19 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Vachon
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    19 responses
    same as
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    19 responses
    same as
    national average

    How was your experience with Dr. Vachon?

    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Vachon and her staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.
    Your participation
    is confidential
  4. Recommended Reading
    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Vachon accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    More
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    COLON AND RECTAL SURGICAL ASSOCIATES
    25 Crossroads Dr Ste 312
    Owings Mills, MD 21117
    (410) 363-6664 (Office)
    (410) 363-7186 (Fax)
    Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

  5. How was your experience with Dr. Vachon?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how she's doing

    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Vachon and her staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.

    Dr. Vachon's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Vachon
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vachon to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.