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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 66

1145 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
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Dr. Medwell's Experience

Dr. Medwell's Care Philosophy


  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Anal Repair
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectal Surgery
  • 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)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Rectum Cancer
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Background Check for Dr. Medwell

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

  • 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.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications

  • Seattle magazine "Top Doctors", 2004-2009
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, University of Washington Medical Center, Dept. of Surgery, 1998
  • Seattle Metropolitan magazine "Top Doctors", 2006-2010
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, University of Washington Medical Center, Dept. of Surgery, 1996

Education & Training

Medical School

Indiana University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1973

Internship Hospital

Swedish Hospital Med Center
Complete in 1974

Residency Hospital

Ferguson Hospital
Complete in 1978
Swedish Hospital Med Center
Complete in 1977

Languages Spoken by Dr. Medwell & Staff

  • English
  • French
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