Dr. Philip Kierney, MD

Dr. Philip Kierney, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Philip Kierney, MD is a general surgery specialist in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla in 1989 and specializes in general surgery and plastic surgery.

105 27th Ave SE

Puyallup, WA 98374

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 86% of peers
more than 79% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 45% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

10  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gynecomastia
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Cancer

13  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • D Geffen Sch Of Med-Ucla
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Mayo Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • U So Fla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kierney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kierney's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kierney to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Kierney's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

It’s had my procedure done 2 days ago. And I must say that Dr. Kierney and his staff are amazing. They are so sweet and respectful, never once did I feel uncomfortable or feel like they was judge mental towards me and my husband. Love how they make t clear to call for anything. Even though the...more
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This office is where it's at. They are all very professional and caring. They take the time to listen to what you want and do everything they can to make sure you get it. Great staff!
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Dr. Kierney performed my first breast augmentation, my right breast was laterally displaced and much lower than my left breast. He performed another surgery at no cost to "fix" only my right breast. After my was completed healed both my breasts fell to my sides when on my back, my right breast fell...more
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I've been going to Dr. Kierney for over 13 years and am very pleased with each appointment. The Staff is very friendly and helpful, but more so Dr. Kierney truly cares for his clients. I've had multiple procedures and have been happy with each one.
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I had an abdominaplasty & breast reduction, and everyone and everything was very through.
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