Dr. Robert Wright, MD
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General Surgery | Male

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Dr. Robert Wright, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Puyallup, WA. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 32 years. Dr. Wright is affiliated with MultiCare Allenmore Hospital, MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, St. Clare Hospital and St. Joseph Medical Center.

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    4.8
    based on 226 total surveys (9 with reviews)
    Dr. Wright's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      EXCELLENT
    • Explains condition(s) well
      EXCELLENT
    • Answers Questions
      EXCELLENT
    • Time well spent
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    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      EXCELLENT
    • Office environment
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    • Staff friendliness
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    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (9)
    in Puyallup, WA |
    I would highly recommend Meridian Surgery Center. The staff are all so kind and informative. I had my gallbladder removed. DR Wright was very kind and explained the procedure. My scars are minimal. Pain was under control without all drugs. I feel they were all part of my team to make my surgery a success. I am thankful my DR referred me to them. The whole staff is wonderful. They care about their patients. I thank you all.
    Puyallup, WA |
    Can't wait to fix my hernia
    Puyallup, WA |
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    in Puyallup Wa |
    I could not have been in better hands. From scheduling through follow up I had a great experience. I have nothing but good things to say about Dr. Wright and his staff.
    Puyallup, WA |
    The best specialist experience ever
    Puyallup, WA |
    Tens unit was the best thing after surgery to help with pain. Thank you.
    in Tacoma, WA |
    I was very worried about my first visit with Dr.Wright because I had already been to another doctor and had had a bad experience and was confused. As soon as I spoke to him I knew I had come to the right place. He was very understanding and knowledgeable about my situation. I will recommend him to any and everyone who is looking for a caring provider.
    in Puyallup, Wa. |
    I'm impressed with Dr. Wright. I've had eleven surgeries over the years and can honestly say he is on my top list of surgeons. What an exceptional Doctor. I would defenetly recommend him for his skills, compassion, and knowledge. Thank you much Dr. Wright for fixing up.
    in Puyallup, WA |
    Dr Wright is very personable and makes you feel at ease. He explained my issues then what and how was needed to correct them.
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    •  Specializes in General Surgery
    •  Board certified in General Surgery
    •  Malpractice claims in Washington not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • General Surgery

    Conditions Treated

    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Lump
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hemophilia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Leukocytosis
    • Lipomas
    • Melanoma
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
    • Pilonidal Cyst
    • Pleura Cancer
    • Pleural Cancer
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vascular Disease
    • Ventral Hernia

    Education

    • Medical School
      University of Washington

      Graduated in 1985

    • Residency Hospital
      Tx A&M

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Specialties

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

    Procedures Performed

    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
    • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
    • Lumpectomy
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Melanoma Removal
    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Sentinel Node Biopsy
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy