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Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD

Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD

Bariatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 50

  

Dr. Haroon Anwar, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Federal Way, WA and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in bariatric surgery.


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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
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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

Awards

Dr. Anwar's Reviews

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4.5

Based on 8 reviews

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • 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

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