Dr. Robert Wascher, MD

Dr. Robert Wascher, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Robert Wascher, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Goodyear, AZ and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in surgical oncology and general surgery.

14200 W Celebrate Life Way

Goodyear, AZ 85338

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Wascher performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cancer
high
more than 80% of peers
Secondary Malignancies
normal
more than 76% of peers

Dr. Wascher's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wascher "Compassionate, empathetic, comprehensive, and multidisciplinary surgical care for adult patients with most types of cancer."

2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

48  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Skin Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Skin Cancer Tumor Treatment
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 California At Irvine / California College Of Medicine & Surgery
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Letterman Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • John Wayne Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wascher's Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wascher to family and friends
2 total reviews

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Dr. Wascher's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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