Dr. Joseph Austin, MD

Dr. Joseph Austin, MD

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Age 63
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Dr. Joseph Austin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from McMaster University in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

1135 116th Ave NE Ste 605

Bellevue, WA 98004

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Austin's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Vascular Disease
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Dr. Austin treats Vascular Disease more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Austin treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Heart Surgery
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Dr. Austin performs Heart Surgery more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Austin performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Stomach Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Austin treats Stomach Diseases more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Austin treats this condition more than 50% of his peers

Dr. Austin's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Aneurysm
Benign Tumor
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Cancer
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Fecal Impaction Removal
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Obstruction
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Varicose Vein Procedure
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Joseph Austin, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from McMaster University in 1982 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1991
    Hamilton Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    McMaster University
    Residency Hospital
    1990
  • 1982
    McMaster University
    Medical School
    1982

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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