Dr. Leaza Dierwechter, MD

Dr. Leaza Dierwechter, MD

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Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
50 y/o
(17)

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Dr. Leaza Dierwechter, MD is a surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA. She specializes in surgery, general surgery, and more.Read her story

MultiCare Cedar Surgical Associates

3124 S 19th St # 220

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross

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Dr. Dierwechter's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Cholecystitis
Colectomy
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Gallbladder Diseases
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Biography

"Part of MultiCare Connected Care Clinically Integrated Network."

Specialties

  • Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • United Mission Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Maricopa Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • Yale Medical School
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Dierwechter's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dierwechter

4.5

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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My experience with my visit was fantastic. Mine was a referral to remove a skin tag in a very delicate area. Dr Dierwechter was very informative as what to expect very caring, gentle with a pleasant and professional manor and even a little humor to go along with mine. Dr Dierwechter seemed very...Read More
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The surgery I had was a little traumatic for me and the Dr. Guided me though it even when I acted kinda crazy she was very calm and made it seem normal. Dr. Will be doing another surgery on me soon with another surgeon I just feel safer with her in the operating room so those guys quit screwing...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
Preferred Provider Network PPN
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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