Dr. Robert Chaffee, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 70

21600 Highway 99 Ste 260
Edmonds, WA 98026
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Dr. Chaffee's Experience

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Dr. Chaffee's Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Swedish Medical Center - Edmonds Campus
21601 76th Ave W
Edmonds, WA 98026

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Puget Sound Gastroenterology
Puget Sound Gastroenterology
21600 Highway 99 Ste 260
Edmonds, WA 98026
16504 9th Ave SE Ste 201
Mill Creek, WA 98012
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    Dr. Chaffee's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Anoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
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    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1971

    Internship Hospital

    University Washington
    Complete in 1972

    Residency Hospital

    University Washington

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Washington
    Complete in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Chaffee & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Chaffee's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    5.0
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    5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chaffee to family and friends

    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Chaffee's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    2 responses

    Experience with Dr. Chaffee

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Puget Sound Gastroenterology
    21600 Highway 99 Ste 260
    Edmonds, WA 98026
    (425) 774-2650 (Office)
    B
    16504 9th Ave SE Ste 201
    Mill Creek, WA 98012
    (425) 686-7140 (Office)
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