Dr. Elizabeth Pohlson, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Pohlson, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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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.

311 S L St

Tacoma, WA 98405

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Dr. Pohlson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
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normal

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
normal
normal

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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normal

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
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
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
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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