Dr. Susan Hagen, MD

Dr. Susan Hagen, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
43 y/o
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Dr. Susan Hagen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Boulder, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University Of South Carolina At Columbia in 2006 and specializes in general surgery.

Boulder Valley Surgery

4743 Arapahoe Ave Ste 100

Boulder, CO 80303
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
very high
more than 98% of peers
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
very high
more than 98% of peers
Ulcer
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endocrine Surgical Procedure
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Proctosigmoidopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Skin Grafts
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • University Of South Carolina At Columbia
    Medical School | Graduated 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hagen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Hagen does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Hagen and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Avista Adventist Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

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Dr. Hagen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hagen to family and friends
4.3
based on 18 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Hagen'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 (6)

in Westminster, CO
Excellent surgeon. I recently had a bilateral mastectomy and she came recommended by a surgeon I had previously worked for. She is very caring and attentive. Answered all my questions and always makes herself available by email, for additional questions. Always answered my emails within the day. ...more
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in Boulder, CO
Very knowledgeable, answers all questions
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in boulder, co
went in for an appendix removal and she left a piece of metal inside me. would never recommend, put me in the worst pain I've ever been in.
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in Boulder, CO
I had an excellent experience with Dr. Hagen. After my double mastectomy and the long ordeal and aftermath, I forgot to write a review. I highly recommend Dr. Hagen. She is a thoughtful and sensitive person. You will feel confident, secure and most assuredly safe in her hands.
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in Westminster, CO
Dr. Hagen is caring, friendly and easy to talk to. I felt that I could trust her advice and suggestions regarding surgery and she was open to any questions and concerns I had, answering clearly and concisely and in a manner that made sense. She even called me while she was away on vacation to tell...more
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