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Dr. Elizabeth Pohlson, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Female · Age 67

Dr. Pohlson

Mary Bridge Children's Health Center

311 S L St Tacoma, WA 98405

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Dr. Elizabeth Pohlson, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. She graduated from Louisiana State University and specializes in pediatric surgery.


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(253) 403-4613

Dr. Pohlson accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Pohlson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pohlson treats Appendicitis more than 69% of her peers

Dr. Pohlson treats this condition more than 69% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pohlson performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 65% of her peers

Dr. Pohlson performs this procedure more than 65% of her peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pohlson performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 47% of her peers

Dr. Pohlson performs this procedure more than 47% of her peers

Dr. Pohlson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Elizabeth Pohlson, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. She graduated from Louisiana State University and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

Children's Hospital & Regional Medical Center, University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Hawaii
Residency Hospital
New York University
Internship Hospital
Louisiana State University
Medical School

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