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Dr. Stephen Poore, MD

Dr. Stephen Poore, MD

Gynecology ·  Male · Age 63


Dr. Stephen Poore, MD is a gynecology specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in gynecology.

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(253) 292-6774

Dr. Poore accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Community First Health Plans
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Part B Primary
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
United Healthcare
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

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Dr. Poore's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poore performs Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Poore performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Ovarian Cysts
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very high

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Dr. Poore treats Ovarian Cysts more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Poore treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poore performs Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Poore performs this procedure more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Poore's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bacterial Sepsis
  • Birth Control
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervicitis
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Maternal Hypotension Syndrome
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

I am dedicated to meeting the full spectrum of a woman's health care needs, and committed to helping her understand all the latest treatment options, so that she is empowered to choose the health care options that best meet her needs. 


  • Gynecology

Board Certifications


Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Fitzsimons Army Medical Center
Internship Hospital
Uniformed Services University
Medical School


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After my long time gynecologist retired I was referred to Dr Poore. Without hesitation I can say “lucky me!”. I had been fighting numerous infections due to mesh erosion for years, Dr Poore, diagnosed the problem , ordered confirming tests and then referred me to Dr Clemons for further diagnosis...Read More
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Dr Poore is extremely wonderful with knowledge, kindness, and patient -doctor relations. I highly recommend seeing him for any OB/Gyn issues. DKL
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Dr. Poore, in spite of no longer practicing obstetrics at the clinic and never having met me before, took the initiative to have me expediently come in to see him due to concerns I have had during my early pregnancy. He was so kind and really made me feel valued as a patient. He was very proactive...Read More
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Simply amazing!!! I switched to him from a bad experience with a female OBGYN. Dr. Poore was sooo calm, comforting and informative from the beginning. He really seems to listen and believe what you tell him about your condition. He remembers specific details about you. His voice is so calming and...Read More
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Dr Poore was an amazing man to deliver with. He was always kind and professional. My kids are now 8 and 6 and im having my last child now with a different Dr and it made me realize how lucky i was with my first two.
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