Dr. Victoria Van Fossen, MD

Dr. Victoria Van Fossen, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 50
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Victoria Van Fossen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in general surgery, breast surgery, and more.

95 Arch St Ste 280

Akron, OH 44304

Contact Information

(330) 564-2438

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Thyroidectomy
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more than 5% of peers
Parathyroidectomy
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more than 5% of peers
Mastectomy
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more than 5% of peers

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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
2

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
4

Procedures

  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • Northeastern Ohio Universities College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Akron City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Akron City Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Mt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Van Fossen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Van Fossen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Van Fossen to family and friends
4.6
based on 21 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Van Fossen'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 (3)

in akron, oh |
I could not ask for a more compassionate and caring doctor. She is very knowledgeable and kind. I highly recommend her
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Dr. VanFossen was my surgeon for a preventative nipple sparing mastectomy. She was so kind and caring. Surgery day she came and spoke with me. She was very reassuring and understanding of my obvious anxiety. Surgery went well. She came to my room and checked on me a few times during my 24 hour...more
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in Wadsworth Oh |
Had partial parathyroidectomy of right lower adenoma due to hyperparathyroidism. Dr. Van Fossen was very professional - kind and informative with superb surgical technique. No complications. Small lower neck incision in skin fold healing beautifully. Continue to follow her instructions of applying...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Van Fossen accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Van Fossen has admitting privileges

Summa Akron City Hospital
525 E Market St
Akron, OH 44304
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