Dr. Ryan Holbrook, MD

Dr. Ryan Holbrook, MD

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Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
62 y/o
(13)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Holbrook focuses exclusively on cancer surgery. He specializes in all cancers of the intestinal tract with particular expertise in cancers of the liver and pancreas, as well as the surgical treatment of melanoma and soft tissue sarcomas. He introduced several innovative surgical techniques to the Inland Northwest, including sentinel lymph node biopsy for breast cancer and melanoma, as well as the use of Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) for liver cancers. He also pioneered the use of Heated Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy (HIPEC) in the Pacific Northwest for the treatment of peritoneal (abdominal) surface malignancies.

Cancer Care Northwest

601 S Sherman St

Spokane, WA 99202
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare

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Care Philosophy

Each patient is treated as an individual and given the best possible surgical treatment for their cancer. I believe that supporting each person we treat physically, psychologically and spiritually is an essential part of healing.
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Dr. Holbrook's Experience

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Dr. Holbrook's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Surgical Oncology
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sarcoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
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Procedures

  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cancer Treatment
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Liver Surgery
  • Melanoma Removal
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Whipple Procedure

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Brigham Young University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • New England Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Maine Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • New England Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Holbrook has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Holbrook's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Holbrook to family and friends
4.2
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Holbrook'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
Patient Comments (1)
Liberty Lake, WA |
I have a rare cancer. I felt like I knew more about it than he did. I didn't feel like he cared about me, more like I was a arm with cancer instead of a person who had cancer in their arm. At my follow up appointment he spent less than 5 minutes with me.
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Dr. Holbrook accepts 21 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
    First Choice Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
    Coop Core
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • LifeWise
    Connect
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
    Heritage Signature
  • Providence Health Plans
    Personal Option EPO
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • Regence Blue Shield of Washington
    Preferred Provider Network
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Holbrook has admitting privileges

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
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Providence Holy Family Hospital
5633 N Lidgerwood St
Spokane, WA 99208
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Providence Sacred Heart Children's Hospital
101 W 8th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
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Deaconess Hospital
800 W 5th Ave
Spokane, WA 99204
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Valley Hospital
12606 E Mission Ave
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
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