Dr. James Sebesta, MD

Dr. James Sebesta, MD

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Bariatric Surgery  ·  
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54 y/o
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Dr. James Sebesta, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.Read his story

MultiCare Center for Weight Loss & Wellness

2202 S Cedar St Ste 300

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sebesta's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Obesity
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sebesta treats Obesity more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Sebesta treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sebesta performs Sleeve Gastrectomy more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Sebesta performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sebesta performs Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Sebesta performs this procedure more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Sebesta's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Pain
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Breast Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
LINX® Reflux Management System
Obesity
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Pulmonary Disease
Rib Fracture
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

I work with a patient to review the problem and the available treatment options to choose a treatment plan that best fits the patient's individual needs. My goal is to improve the lives of my patients and their families by providing the highest quality of care.

Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Madigan Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences, Bethesda
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Sebesta's Reviews

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5.0

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Dr. Sebesta's Performance
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Dr. Sebesta saved my life 12 years ago and therefore greatly improved the lives of my entire family. I am a mother, wife, daughter, sister, veteran, and Army wife. I am important, I am loved, I am valuable, I am worth saving, I am living and loving life. I am thankful and using this valuable second...Read More
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Very caring and willing to explain care, risks and expectations in a kind manner. He always asks what he can do for you before he ends any appt. He accepted my medically complex case when several other doctors would not.
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

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