Dr. Gabriela Vargas, MD

Colorectal SurgeryFemaleAge 42

Dr. Vargas
Accepting new patients

Proliance Puyallup Surgeons

1519 3rd St Se Ste 230 Puyallup, WA 98372

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Dr. Gabriela Vargas, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Puyallup, WA. She is affiliated with MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital. She is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Vargas to book an appointment.

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Dr. Vargas' Reviews

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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (4)
  • Explained conditions well (4)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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Very patient doctor and explains everything very thoroughly. Offered several options of treatment and was very compassionate. Would definitely recommend her to others.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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This was my 1st visit with Dr. Vargas and I was truly impressed. Dr. took the time to really listen to me and my concerns. In turn, Dr. explained so many things to me, so that I had a better understanding of my body and what was going on.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
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My first visit with Dr Vargas made me feel comfortable and confident that this will all go well. She listened to my concerns and was empathetic towards me.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Care Philosophy

I aim to build relationships that empower my patients to be active participants in their health and health care. I do this by providing patients with...Read more

Biography

Dr. Vargas earned her Medical and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Utah and the University of Utah School of Medicine. She completed...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Lousianna State University
Fellowship Hospital
Univ of Texas Medical Branch Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Utah School Of Medicine
Medical School
2012
University Hospital
Residency Hospital
2007
University Hospital
Internship Hospital
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Gabriela Vargas, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Vargas frequently treats Intestinal Abscess, Hemorrhoids, and Intestinal Obstruction. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Vargas treats.

Where is Dr. Gabriela Vargas, MD's office located?

Dr. Vargas' office is located at 1519 3rd St Se Ste 230, Puyallup, WA 98372. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Vargas' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Abscess
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas treats Intestinal Abscess more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Vargas treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Hemorrhoids
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas treats Hemorrhoids more than 83% of her peers

Dr. Vargas treats this condition more than 83% of her peers

Intestinal Obstruction
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Vargas treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Vargas treats this condition more than 80% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus

Dr. Vargas' conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • 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)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Ulcerative Colitis

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Dr. Vargas accepts the following insurance:

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Locations

Proliance Puyallup Surgeons

General Surgery1519 3rd St Se Ste 230 Puyallup, WA 98372
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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