Dr. Prakash Gatta, MD

Dr. Prakash Gatta, MD

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Dr. Prakash Gatta, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Mumbai in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

3124 S 19th St # 220

Tacoma, WA 98405

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gatta's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gatta performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gatta performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Hernia Repair
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gatta performs Hernia Repair more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Gatta performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Hernia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gatta treats Hernia more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Gatta treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Diaphragmatic/Hiatal Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Traumatic Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Prakash Gatta, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from University of Mumbai in 2000 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2007
    Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital and Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2007
  • 2006
    University of Illinois Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2006
  • 2002
    Hahnemann University Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2002
  • 2000
    University of Mumbai
    Medical School
    2000

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Gatta's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gatta

4.7

Based on 12 reviews

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1 Star
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  • Staff friendliness
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I feel I should count my blessings to have received Dr. Gatta as my surgeon. Nearly a year ago he performed my gastrectomy and I am doing great. I do not think you can find a better doctor or surgeon! Highly skilled, very caring and understanding and took the time to explain the situation and...Read More
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It's been a long time since my surgery, but I will never forget this man. He saved my life! I was very terrified to have this procedure done and consulted several surgons. Dr. Gatta made me feel at ease and explained everything to me in at language I could understand. I would highly recommend him...Read More
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As a physician assistant student I was allowed to shadow and work with Dr. Gatta. He set a great example for me in how he personally interacted with his patients. He is kind, friendly, appropriately humorous and very good at explaining medical and surgical details in a way that people can...Read More
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