Dr. Cory Vatsaas, MD

Critical Care SurgeryMaleAge 42

Critical Care Surgery

Dr. Cory Vatsaas, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA / SAINT PAUL CAMPUS medical school in 2009. He is affiliated with Duke University Hospital.

Dr. Cory Vatsaas, MD

Duke University Hospital

2301 Erwin Rd Durham, NC 27705 ()

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(919) 684-3636

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Experience
Background

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Vatsaas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendicitis
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Grafts
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Vatsaas accepts the following insurance:

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Biography

Dr. Cory Vatsaas, MD is a Critical Care Surgery Specialist in Durham, NC and has over 13 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from UNIVERSITY...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

2009
UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA / SAINT PAUL CAMPUS
Medical School

Awards

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What are Dr. Cory Vatsaas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Vatsaas frequently treats Wound Repair, Rib Fracture, and Intestinal Obstruction. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Vatsaas treats.

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Dr. Vatsaas' office is located at 2301 Erwin Rd, Durham, NC 27705. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Duke University Hospital2301 Erwin Rd Durham, NC 27705
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Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

84% Patients that would definitely recommend, 14% higher than the national average

14 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)