Dr. Virginia Stowell, MD

Dr. Virginia Stowell, MD

Breast Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 58
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Virginia Stowell, MD is a breast oncology specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ in 1987 and specializes in breast oncology.

1003 S 5th St # C

Tacoma, WA 98405

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 16 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Breast Cancer
normal
more than 73% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stowell "Care with compassion has been my motto since day one! I value each and every patient as an individual, as we work together to arrive at an optimal treatment plan. I understand the stress and anxiety associated with a breast cancer diagnosis. At our MultiCare Comprehensive Women's Cancer Center we have a team approach for the treatement of breast cancer, with access to multiple support programs, such as complimentary medicine, support groups, and social services."
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Specialties

  • Breast Oncology
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Board Certifications

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

  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anemia
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Melanoma
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Skin Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Cancer Treatment
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Surgical Biopsy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy
  • X-Ray Guided Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Rush Med Coll Of Rush Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Madigan Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Madigan Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Stowell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stowell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stowell to family and friends
5.0
based on 16 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (16)
  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Stowell'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
Under 10 minutes

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