Dr. Robert Wright, MD

Dr. Robert Wright, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Robert Wright, MD is a general surgery specialist in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University of Washington in 1985 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

208 17th Ave SE # 201

Puyallup, WA 98372

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Gastrointestinal Diseases
more than 82% of peers
Breast Diseases
more than 66% of peers
Stomach Diseases
more than 56% of peers

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5  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated


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18  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Tx A&M
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wright's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wright to family and friends
239 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (239)

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Dr. Wright's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Great job! Easy surgery and recovery and loved using the alternative pain remedy (tens unit).
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Dr. Wright fixed my abdominal hernia last July. He and his staff were very professional and made me feel comfortable through the whole process. Dr. Wright is very down to earth and has a awesome sense of humor. I hope I never have to go back (because hernias are terrible), but if I do it’ll...more
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A couple of years ago I developed a second hernia. It was devastating. I am a very active person, l like to hike, run, and ski. I wanted to find a hernia specialist that could fix my hernia so I could continue my physical activities with no restraints. After a lot of searching I found Dr. Wright....more
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I had surgery on 1-31-18 by Dr Wright. He is an awesome surgeon. The whole office staff and surgical team are very caring and take great care of you. I was totally happy with my surgery results. If I ever need any kind of surgery it will be done by Dr Wright. Thank you!! Karen Haile
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He is a warm, caring doctor. I love him. If I ever need further surgery this is my first & last stop.
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