Dr. Philip Vance, MD

Dr. Philip Vance, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Philip Vance, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in family medicine.

1708 Yakima Ave Ste 50

Tacoma, WA 98405

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Dr. Vance's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Actinic Keratosis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Sinusitis
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Allergies
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Anxiety
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Back Pain
Biopsy
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Care Management
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Depressive Disorders
Dermatitis
Diabetes
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophageal Diseases
Esophagitis
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Genital Warts
Gonorrhea Screening
Gout
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Heartburn
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis A Screening
Hepatitis B Virus Screening
Hepatitis C Virus Screening
Hepatitis Screening
Herpes Simplex Screening
High Cholesterol
HIV Screening
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Indigestion
Infectious Diseases
Influenza (Flu)
Injuries
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Joint Injection
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopause
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Mole Removal
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nausea
Newborn Metabolic Screening
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Outer Ear Infection
Overactive Bladder
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Exams
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Physical Examination
Pneumonia
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
Prostate Cancer Screening
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Rickets
Ringworm
Secondary Hypertension
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Biopsy
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
Urinalysis
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaccination
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wart Removal
Warts
Wellness Examination

About Me

Care Philosophy

Philip Vance, M.D. has been a specialist in Family Medicine for 30 years. He enjoys providing comprehensive primary care to patients of all ages. His strong point is personal, individual care that makes his patients feel at home in a very comfortable...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

1983
St Michaels Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
St Michaels Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine
Medical School
1976
University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus
Undergraduate School
1983
1981
1980
1976

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Dr. Vance's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Vance

3.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(4)

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He's generally good & competent but was making me see him more than required to renew my prescription. I didn't like that attitude when doctors force you to see them to keep their business running and I take my health very seriously. I am a chronic migraine patient and there's no real cure for it...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Buckeye Community Health Plan
Medicare
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Choice Health POS
First Choice Health PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Access PPO
Options PPO
Health Net
Health Net PPO
HealthPartners
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO