Dr. John Bak, MD

Dr. John Bak, MD

Urology  |  
Male  |  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Bak, MD is an urology doctor who practices in Lakewood, WA. He is 50 years old.

Franciscan Surgical Associates - Lakewood

11307 Bridgeport Way SW Ste 207

Lakewood, WA 98499
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas


See how frequently Dr. Bak performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Prostate Cancer
more than 87% of peers
Kidney Stones
more than 81% of peers
Urinary Incontinence
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bak "John B. Bak, MD, is a board certified urologist, specializing in the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with urologic conditions. He has particular medical interest in treating urologic cancers, incontinence and impotence, and laparoscopic surgery for a range of conditions. Dr. Bak believes every patient should be treated with kindness and respect, and that patient education is just as important as treatment. He likes to involve his patients in the decision-making process and overall treatment plan for their health condition.In his leisure time, Dr. Bak enjoys golf, skiing, swimming and travel."


  • Urology

Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Urology*

Conditions Treated

  • Infertility
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Cancer


  • Brachytherapy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • Georgetown University Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Upstate Medical University At Syracuse
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bak's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bak to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Bak's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in University Place WA |
Did not seem interested in my condition. Did not feel comfortable, very unfriendly.I think i know why and its okay!
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in University Place, WA |
Dr. Bak gets straight to the point and tells you what is going on, what needs to happen and what to expect. Anytime I have talked to him he seemed to genuinely care and seem concerned if something was wrong.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bak accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid
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Hospitals where Dr. Bak has admitting privileges

St. Clare Hospital
11315 Bridgeport Way SW
Lakewood, WA 98499
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St. Joseph Medical Center
1717 S J St
Tacoma, WA 98405
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