Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD

Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
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Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Federal Way, WA and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery.

Franciscan Center for Weight Management

34509 9th Ave S # 203B

Federal Way, WA 98003
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Dr. Anwar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anwar treats Obesity more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Anwar treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anwar performs Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Anwar performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Hernia Repair
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anwar performs Hernia Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Anwar performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Anwar's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Surgery
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Gastrointestinal Surgery
Hernia Repair
Obesity
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal

About Me

Care Philosophy

Haroon P. Anwar, MD is a board-certified general surgeon who specializes in bariatric and minimally invasive surgery. He practices at Franciscan Center for Weight Management in Federal Way and operates at St. Francis Hospital. A highly skilled surgeon, Dr. Anwar is fellowship trained in laparoscopic, gastrointestinal and bariatric procedures as well as surgical critical care.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • University Of California Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
  • University Of California At San Francisco Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1995
    Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School
    1995

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Dr. Anwar's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Anwar's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Excellent surgeon. Very caring, takes the time to answer all your questions. Office staff are great and calls returned promptly. Would recommend Dr. Anwar to anyone considering bariatric surgery.
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Dr. Anwar is very knowledgeable and a wonderful surgeon. I had gastric bypass surgery. I couldn’t believe how quickly I recovered. I could have gone back to work after 2 weeks! His staff is friendly, caring and understanding. Anwar has great bedside manner and encouraging
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Dr. Anwar is the single worst physician I have ever had. His medical knowledge and capabilities are sub-par at best. All of my experiences with him were awful. Following a sleeve gastrectomy, Anwar discharged me after on night. I went home but was hospitalized the next day with horrible...Read More
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Hands down a very smart and talented surgeon. He tells you the truth and he does expect you to get through some hoops. It took me exactly 5 months to get into the surgery room! COnsult with him, if you dont like him go elsewhere but you will! He cares.
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I love Dr. Anwar and his staff. Everyone is friendly, kind, patient, and understanding and they really listen. I had a lap band put in 8 years ago, a horrible experience. Dr. Anwar removed it and performed a gastric bypass. It was like night and day. I don't feel like a number or that this is just...Read More
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St. Francis Hospital

Federal Way, WA

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