Dr. Robert Carithers Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Carithers Jr, MD

Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Robert Carithers Jr, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 48 years.

1959 NE PACIFIC ST

Seattle, WA 98195

Contact Information

(206) 598-3300

Insurance Accepted

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

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Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hepatitis C
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cirrhosis
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology
1

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
39

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Constipation
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • University Of North Carolina Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Of Nc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carithers Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carithers Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carithers Jr to family and friends
3.0
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Carithers Jr' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Bothell, WA |
Dr.Carithers, had no bed side manner with my child. he did not do the right test and told me the wrong diagnose.. I and family memebers where in complete shock. a major big disappointment to myself and family!! We lost are family member. .
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Dr. Carithers Jr accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN

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Hospitals where Dr. Carithers Jr has admitting privileges

University of Washington Medical Center
1959 Northeast Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
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