Dr. Lawrence Koep, MD

Dr. Lawrence Koep, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Lawrence Koep, MD is a general surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

2218 N 3rd St

Phoenix, AZ 85004

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Arizona Foundation
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Banner Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • 4 More

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Background Check

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

Treatment Frequency
Cholangiocarcinoma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koep treats Cholangiocarcinoma more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Koep treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koep treats Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Koep treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Biliary Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
Hepatectomy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Koep performs Hepatectomy more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Koep performs this procedure more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Koep's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adrenalectomy
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Aneurysm
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Drainage
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Constipation
Dialysis Access Procedures
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophageal Varices
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hepatectomy
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Kidney Cancer
Kidney Disease
Kidney Removal
Kidney Surgery
Kidney Transplant
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal Complications
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Liver Cancer
Liver Cyst Marsupialization
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Resection, Trisegmentectomy
Liver Transplant
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neuroendocrine Tumor of Pancreas
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Surgery
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Parathyroidectomy
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Pleural Effusion
Portacaval Shunt
Pulmonary Disease
Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Rib Fracture
Roux-En-Y Anastamosis, Extrahepatic
Roux-En-Y Anastamosis, Intrahepatic
Sarcoma
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Sphincterotomy
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thrombosis
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Lobectomy
Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
Tracheal Surgery
Transduodenal Sphincteroplasty
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Vaginal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Whipple Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lawrence Koep, MD is a general surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 48 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1970 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1971
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1971
  • 1970
    Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Medical School
    1970

Awards

Dr. Koep's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Koep

4.0

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
20%
(3)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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  • Staff friendliness
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Exceptional doctor! Dr Koep will cares about his patients. I was in the hospital for two weeks, and Dr Koep stopped by every morning to check and evaluate my progress.
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Excellent surgeon and could not ask for a more qualified physician
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Insurance accepted

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AARP
Aetna
Arizona Foundation
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Banner Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Care 1st Health Plan
Cigna
Health Net
Humana
Gold Choice
Mercy Care
AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
United Healthcare

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