Dr. Steven Kaptik, MD

Dr. Steven Kaptik, MD

Gastroenterology •  Male • Age 44

  
Accepting new patients

Dr. Steven Kaptik, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Tacoma, WA. Dr. Kaptik has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as St. Francis Hospital and Multicare Auburn Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kaptik to book an appointment.


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Digestive Health Specialists - Waldron Endoscopy Center3209 S 23rd St Ste 200 Tacoma, WA 98405
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    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
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    • Sun: closed
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(253) 205-0181

Dr. Kaptik accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
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Practice Areas

Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Esophageal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Esophageal Diseases more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Esophagitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Esophagitis more than 91% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 91% of their peers

Reflux Esophagitis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Reflux Esophagitis more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases

Gallbladder/bile duct disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions such as gallstones, biliary atresia, and biliary cholangitis through procedures including medications, lithotripsy, and surgery.Compare with other Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases specialists.

Typically treats 54% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Cholecystitis and Gallstones more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Cholelithiasis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Cholelithiasis more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 69% of their peers

Gallstones
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Gallstones more than 69% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 69% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Gastrointestinal disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract, including Crohn's disease, ulcers, hernias, and food poisoning.Compare with other Gastrointestinal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 65% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 27 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Ulcer
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Ulcer more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Anal & Rectal Disorders

Compare with other Anal & Rectal Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Hemorrhoids more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kaptik treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 34% of their peers

Dr. Kaptik treats this condition more than 34% of their peers

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Dr. Kaptik's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • All Types of Food Poisoning
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • E. coli Food Poisoning
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis D
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Megacolon
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomal Ulcer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Kaptik, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Tacoma, WA. Dr. Kaptik has more experience with Esophageal Disorders, Gallbladder/Bile Duct Diseases, and Gastrointestinal Disorders than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with...Read more

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

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Affiliated Hospitals

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St. Francis Hospital

Federal Way, WA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)

Multicare Auburn Medical Center

Auburn, WA

57% Patient experience rating, 12% lower than the national average

  • Gastrointestinal Care Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Puyallup, WA

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital

Tacoma, WA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average