Dr. Philip A. Vance, MD

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Dr. Philip A. Vance, MD

Family Medicine | Male

Philip A Vance MD 1708 Yakima Ave Ste 50, Tacoma, WA 98405 Get Directions

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Philip Vance, M.D. has been a specialist in Family Medicine for 30 years. He enjoys providing comprehensive primary care to...
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Dr. Vance's Review Details
3.8 based on 14 responses
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Vance's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal

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    Malpractice Claims not available

    Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Missouri--Columbia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1980

  • Internship Hospital
    St Michaels Hospital

    Completed in 1981

  • Residency Hospital
    St Michaels Hospital

    Completed in 1983

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Missouri / Columbia Campus

    Graduated in 1976

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • Malpractice claims in Washington not available
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Vance's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
Under 10 minutes

Experience with Dr. Vance

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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Dr. Vance's 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 small practice setting. Medical care can be an anxiety-provoking experience for some patients, so anything he can do to ease that discomfort is what he strives to do. PATIENTS CHOICE AWARD COMPASSIONATE PHYSICIAN AWARD