Dr. Edward Coale Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Coale Jr, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(23)
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Dr. Edward Coale Jr, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery specialist in Vancouver, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery and orthopedic trauma surgery.

200 NE Mother Joseph Pl Ste 110

Vancouver, WA 98664

Contact Information

(800) 732-6863

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • 3 More

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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more than 92% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 88% of peers
Ganglion Cyst
high
more than 89% of peers

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Specialties

  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
61

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

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.

Education

  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Blodgett Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Grand Rapids Medical Education & Research Center For Health Professions/Michigan State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Blodgett Memorial Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Kleinert Hand Fellow
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coale Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coale Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coale Jr to family and friends
4.2
based on 23 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Coale Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Vancouver wa |
Dr Coale is a fantastic doctor, he knows what he’s doing and is very professional.
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Washougal, WA |
Dr. Coale seemed knowledgeable and thorough. He took his time and explained my condition and treatment options in detail. His staff, including nurses and anesthesiologist, were excellent. I felt well cared for. The only negative comment I have is that the physical therapist was not as thorough or...more
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Vancouver, WA |
Excellent position with good communication skills. Explained everything in detail and willing to spend extra time to answer my questions. I felt very comfortable with his medical knowledge and recommendations. all the staff were very courteous also including the cast technician the Radiology...more
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in Washington |
Dr. Coale and his staff are awesome! They are very professional and helpful with everything. I would definitely recommend this office for your medical needs.
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in LaCenter, WA |
Great professional care by Dr Coale. Careful assessment of the problem and good discussion of options. Picked an option together and proceeding with the treatment. The staff were wonderful to work with. Highest recommendations
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Dr. Coale Jr accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • LifeWise
  • ODS Health Plan
  • PacificSource
    Preferred PSN
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Coale Jr has admitting privileges

Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center
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Vancouver, WA 98686
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Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center
400 NE Mother Joseph Pl
Vancouver, WA 98664
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