Dr. Kathleen Gibson, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Female • Age 53
  
Dr. Gibson
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Lake Washington Vascular

1740 Nw Maple St Ste 200 Issaquah, WA 98027

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Dr. Kathleen Gibson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Issaquah, WA. She specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Gibson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Open Access Plus
Elderplan
Medicare HMO
First Choice Health
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Coop Core
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicaid
Managed Care
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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Practice Areas

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 83% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 75% of their peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 75% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 69% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Vascular Surgery

Vascular surgery is a subspecialty of general surgery that focuses on treating conditions of the lymphatic system and blood vessels outside the heart and brain.

Typically treats 57% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson performs Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Gibson performs this procedure more than 94% of their peers

Vascular Surgical Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 51% of their peers

Dr. Gibson performs this procedure more than 51% of their peers

Venous Sclerotherapy
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson performs Venous Sclerotherapy more than 49% of their peers

Dr. Gibson performs this procedure more than 49% of their peers

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Dr. Gibson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Aneurysm more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gibson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Gibson treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease

Dr. Gibson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Surgery
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Balloon Angioplasty
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Procedure
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Laser Ablation
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Spider Veins
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Ulcer

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Wonderful... she is very professional, knowledgeable, & very thoughtful. I would not hesitate going to Dr. Gibson’s clinic for any assistance I might need. This is an amazing office.
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Lake Washington Vascular is more like a visit to a health spa than a doctor appointment. Dr. Gibson and her staff are prompt, efficient, courteous and friendly and it's obvious Dr. Gibson is very good at what she does. I would recommend Dr. Gibson and Lake Washington Vascular to anyone anytime.
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I went in for a consultation for having my spider veins removed. The cost of the visit was $235.00. I have never been asked to pay for a consultation for a procedure from any doctor. The meeting was less than 15 minutes. Beware that this will be the cost before you go.
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Lake Washington Vascular provides specialized treatment of vascular disease including venous disorders such as varicose veins, deep vein blood clots, pelvic varicose veins, and spider veins as well as comprehensive evaluation and treatment of periphe...

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

University Of Wa School Of Med
Residency Hospital

Awards

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Locations

Lake Washington Vascular

Lake Washington Vascular1740 Nw Maple St Ste 200 Issaquah, WA 98027
1
Evergreen Hospital Surgery and Physicians Center - Coral12333 Ne 130th Ln Ste 425 Kirkland, WA 98034
2
Lake Washington Vascular1135 116th Ave NE Bellevue, WA 98004
3

Practice

Greenlake Building6900 E Green Lake Way N # G Seattle, WA 98115
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Affiliated Hospitals

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EvergreenHealth Medical Center - Kirkland

Kirkland, WA

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)

Overlake Medical Center

Bellevue, WA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019)