Dr. Victor Varela, MD

Dr. Victor Varela, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Victor Varela, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ogden, UT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.

4403 Harrison Blvd Ste 1635

Ogden, UT 84403

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Varela's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varela performs Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Varela performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Gallbladder Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varela performs Gallbladder Removal more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Varela performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Cholecystectomy, Open
  • da Vinci® Cholecystectomy
  • Single Incision Cholecystectomy
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Varela treats Abdominal Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Varela treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Varela's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Surgery
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Hyperparathyroidism
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Meckel's Diverticulum
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Cancer
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Port Placements or Replacements
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pulmonary Disease
Pyloric Stenosis
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Rib Fracture
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

Dr. Victor Varela, MD is a general surgery specialist in Ogden, UT and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med in 1998 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Tn Grad School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 1998
    Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1998

Awards

Dr. Varela's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Varela

3.7

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
62.5%
(15)
4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
29.166666666666668%
(7)

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A Doctor that truly knows his job and is fantastic at it! From the first appointment to the follow up after my surgery I am happy with him and his team. Side note I wanted to also say that I just love the girls at the front desk, they are so sweet and truly wonderful people
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Dr. Verela is amazing he explained things very well I would recommend him to anyone.
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From the first appointment to the many follow up appointments Dr Varela has been very helpful, caring, knowledgeable and comforting. Response time was great. I'd definitely refer him to family.
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Dr Varela is a little bit strict but he does an excellent job with surgery. I had 4 inches of my colon removed for colon cancer. He saved my life. I would recommend him to anyone who needs a surgery.
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Not very personable at all. Dismissed all my concerns straight away. Nothing got done. it was a pointless appointment. I will never recommend him nor will I be returning. I originally did not want to make an appointment with him, I originally wanted dr moesinger. but felt forced into it by the male...Read More
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