Dr. Robert Wayne, MD

Dr. Robert Wayne, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(5)
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Dr. Robert Wayne, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Astoria, OR. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 44 years.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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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."

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Specialties

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

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Cholecystitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Procedures

  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • CRH Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Central Line Insertion
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Soft Tissue Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Percutaneous Edoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Therapeutic Colonoscopy

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wayne to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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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:

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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Wayne accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • LifeWise
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oregon Dental Service
    Oregon Dental Service PDO
  • PacificSource
    Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health Plans
    Open Option EPO
    Personal Option EPO
    Preferred PPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Wayne has admitting privileges

Columbia Memorial Hospital
2111 Exchange St
Astoria, OR 97103
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Providence Seaside Hospital
725 S Wahanna Rd
Seaside, OR 97138
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