Dr. Robert Wayne, MD

Dr. Robert Wayne, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Robert Wayne, MD is a general surgery specialist in Astoria, OR and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in general surgery, colon & rectal surgery, and more.Read his story

2265 Exchange St # 3

Astoria, OR 97103

Contact Information

(503) 325-9597

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • 7 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Anal Disorders
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more than 82% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
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more than 71% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
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more than 57% of peers

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Dr. Wayne's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Wayne "ROBERT WAYNE, M.D., F.A.C.S. robertwaynemd.com ­SOME BACKGROUND INFORMATION DR. WAYNE IS A GENERAL SURGEON. HE HAS A WIDE BASE OF EXPERTISE IN MOST SURGICAL DISCIPLINES WITH EXTRA EMPHASIS ON INTESTINAL SURGERY, BREAST SURGERY AND TRAUMA. HE ALSO HAS EXPERTISE IN AREAS SUCH AS CHEST SURGERY, GYNECOLOGY, AND SKIN AND WOUND PROBLEMS. HE HAS A MAJOR INTEREST IN ENDOSCOPY. BOTH UPPER AND LOWER ENDOSCOPY, AS WELL AS LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY HAVE BECOME A MAJOR COMPONENT OF HIS PRACTICE. HE WAS BORN IN NEW YORK CITY. HE MOVED TO NEBRASKA IN 1971 TO DO HIS SURGICAL RESIDENCY. AT THAT TIME HE MARRIED JEAN MARIE MCCABE, A NURSE FROM STORM LAKE, IOWA. THEY MOVED TO SEATTLE IN 1974 WHERE HE WAS ON ACTIVE DUTY WITH THE U.S. PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE. WHILE LIVING IN THE NORTHWEST, THEY DISCOVERED THE OREGON COAST. THE WAYNES MOVED TO CANNON BEACH IN 1978. WORKING FIRST IN SEASIDE AND THEN IN ASTORIA, DR. WAYNE HAS BECOME AN ESTABLISHED MEMBER OF THE NORTH OREGON COAST MEDICAL COMMUNITY. IN ADDITION, AS A CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF OREGON FOR THE PAST TEN YEARS, HE HAS HELPED TRAIN MANY OF THE STUDENTS AND RESIDENTS AT THE MEDICAL SCHOOL. DR. WAYNE AND HIS WIFE JEAN MAINTAIN THEIR HOME IN CANNON BEACH. THEIR PETS INCLUDE GOATS, HORSES AND CATS. THEIR INTERESTS INCLUDE COMPUTERS, QUILTS AND OREGON THEATER. 04/06/2009"

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Wayne "AS YOUR SURGEON I AM COMMITTED TO:

PUTTING YOUR NEEDS FIRST, TREATING YOU

AND YOUR FAMILY WITH COURTESY, RESPECT

AND COMPASSION, WORKING COLLABORATIVELY

WITH YOU, STAFF AND COLLEAGUES, BASING

YOUR EVALUATION AND TREATMENT ON THE

BEST MEDICAL EVIDENCE, EARNING YOUR TRUST

THROUGH MY ACTIONS AND SERVICE."

5  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Other
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

26  Conditions Treated

40  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • New York Medical College (Brooklyn & Queens)
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Creighton University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1974
  • New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Us Public Health Service 1974-1978 Active Duity
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor
    Other Education | Completed 2013
  • American College Of Surgeons 1979-2016
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • North Pacific Surgical Association 1984-2016
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • Oregon State Trauma Hospital Survey Team 2004-2016
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • Society Of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 2016
  • The Oregon Medical Association 1980-2016
    Other Education | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wayne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wayne's Reviews

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Dr. Wayne'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

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Wayne Says:
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AS YOUR SURGEON I AM COMMITTED TO :

PUTTING YOUR NEEDS FIRST,TREATING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY WITH COURTESY, RESPECT AND COMPASSION,WORKING COLLABORATIVELY WITH YOU, STAFF AND COLLEAGUES, BASING YOUR EVALUATION AND TREATMENT ON THE BEST MEDICAL EVIDENCE,EARNING YOUR TRUST THROUGH MY ACTIONS AND SERVICE.

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