Dr. Lynn Abell, MD

Dr. Lynn Abell, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Lynn Abell, MD is a general surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from The George Washington University School Of Medicine & Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

2150 Pennsylvania Ave NW

Washington, DC 20037

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Abell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Port Placements or Replacements
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abell performs Port Placements or Replacements more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Abell performs this procedure more than 78% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Port Removal
Abdominal Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abell treats Abdominal Disorders more than 39% of her peers

Dr. Abell treats this condition more than 39% of her peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Abell treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 39% of her peers

Dr. Abell treats this condition more than 39% of her peers

Dr. Abell's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal or Rectal Pain
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Constipation
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Fecal Impaction Removal
Fracture
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Glossectomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Kidney Surgery
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Liver Cancer
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Removal, Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Dissection
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
Secondary Malignancies
Stomach Diseases
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lynn Abell, MD is a general surgery specialist in Washington, DC and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from The George Washington University School Of Medicine & Health Sciences in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

  • The George Washington University
    Residency Hospital
  • 2000
    The George Washington University School Of Medicine & Health Sciences
    Medical School
    2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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4.0

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1 Star
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Locations

The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Select
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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