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10 matching results

  • C Gabriel Alperovich, MD

    C Gabriel Alperovich

    Specialties

    • Primary: Surgery (General)

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    24604 104th Ave SE Ste 201
    Kent, WA, 98030
    Phone: 253.220.8091
    Fax: 253.220.8092

    Biography

    C Gabriel Alperovich, MD received his undergraduate degree from the University of Rochester, New York followed by his residency at University of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine in Camden. He earned a fellowship at University of Maryland, Shock Trauma Institute.

    Dr. Alperovich is the clinical associate professor at Finch University of Health Sciences at the Chicago Medical School and the affiliate clinical instructor at the Midwestern University/Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine.

    Other Info

    Gender: Male
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Affiliated Community Providers
  • Michael Burke, MD

    Michael F Burke

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery
    • Secondary: Vascular Surgery, Robotic Surgery

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    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.228.6076
    Fax: 425.226.5224

    Biography

    Michael Burke, MD, FACS received his medical degree from Creighton University. His General Surgery training was completed at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Northwestern University Affiliated Hospitals in Chicago. He is a Board Certified surgeon and a Fellow of American College of Surgeons. He is a member of Seattle Surgical Society and American College of Phlebology. Dr. Burke has practiced at Valley Medical Center since 1984 and served numerous terms as Chief of Surgery at VMC. He has a special interest in laparoscopic surgery and is proficient with the da Vinci robot. In 2010, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine named Dr. Burke a Top Doc.

    Dr. Burke is from a large Seattle family. His wife Kim and his three children enjoy tennis, golf, skiing, and fishing. Dr. Burke ran the Alaskan Iditarod trail in 2004-2005.

    Insurance

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    Other Info

    Gender: Male
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Cheryl Cieszlak, PA-C

    Cheryl L. Cieszlak

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425-228-6076
    Fax: 425-226-5224

    Biography

    Cheryl Cieszlak (pronounced "chess-lock") received her Physician Assistant degree from the University of Detroit Mercy. She earned a bachelor's and master's degree in Exercise Physiology from Eastern Michigan University.

    Ms. Cieszlak's focus on general surgery. She acts as first assist in the operating room and is also involved in clinic care.

    Other Interests

    In her spare time she enjoys drawing, traveling, weight lifting, and hiking.

    Insurance

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    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Crystal Colleran, PA-C

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    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.228.6076
    Fax: 425.226.5224

    Biography

    I completed my undergraduate education with a Bachelors of Science in Biology from Eastern Washington University. I attended PA school at DeSales University in Center Valley, PA, where I obtained my Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies. After living on the east coast where I worked in general and vascular surgery, I am very happy to be back home in the Pacific Northwest specializing in General Surgery. In my spare time, I enjoy scrapbooking, traveling, waterskiing, and spending time with my family.

    Certifications

    Certified with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants since December 2007.

    Insurance

    Find out if your health plan is accepted at Valley Medical Center. Click here for a list of participating plans.

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Wayne Lau, MD

    LauWayne

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    Southlake Clinic
    Talbot Professional Center
    4011 Talbot Rd S Ste 420
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.251.1322
    Fax: 425.656.4063

    Biography

    Dr. Lau graduated cum laude from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology with Honors. He attended Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and graduated in 1991. He subsequently completed his General Surgery residency in Portland, Oregon at the Legacy Emanuel/Kaiser Integrated Program. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.

    In private practice in Renton since 1996, Dr. Lau transitioned to Southlake Clinic in 2013. He is board-certified in General Surgery and has a special interest in minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Lau’s practice also encompasses hernia, gastrointestinal, endocrine and thoracic procedures.

    In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Lau has also been very active in medical staff affairs at Valley Medical Center. He has served in various capacities, including Director of Trauma Services, Chief of Surgery and Medical Staff Chief. Dr. Lau’s focus is compassionate, quality, surgical care at the patient level, as well as at the organizational level.

    Dr. Lau and his wife consider it a blessing to raise their grade school-aged twins in the beautiful Northwest. In his free time, Dr. Lau enjoys running, cycling, church ministry and cheering on Seattle’s sports teams.

    Other Info

    Gender: Male
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Affiliated Community Providers
  • Tori McFall, MD

    Tori A. McFall

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery
    • Secondary: Breast Surgery

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    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425-228-6076
    Fax: 425-226-5224

    Biography

    Tori McFall, MD has been a member of the Medical Staff at Valley Medical Center since 1991. Her surgical practice includes many aspects of general surgery with special interest in the surgical management of breast cancer and breast disease. She is Board Certified in General Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. She is a recipient of the 2005 Champion for Life Award. This award is presented annually by Valley Breast Center to recognize an individual who has provided excellent patient care or support.

    Dr. McFall earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry and a Master of Science Degree in Chemical Engineering from Brigham Young University. She received her M.D. from The University of Utah in 1986. She completed a five year general surgery residency at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio in 1991. Dr McFall is an active member of American Society of Breast Surgeons.

    Insurance

    Find out if your health plan is accepted at Valley Medical Center. Click here for a list of participating plans.

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Sherene Shalhub, MD, FACS, MPH

    Sherene Shalhub MD

    Specialties

    • Primary: Vascular Surgery
    • Secondary: General Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English
    • Secondary: Arabic

    Locations

    Vascular Surgery Clinic
    Medical Arts Center (MAC)
    4033 Talbot Road South, Suite 350
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.656.5568
    Fax: 425.656.5578

    Biography

    Dr Shalhub (pronounced “shal-hoob”) is a board certified vascular surgeon. She is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Washington. Dr. Shalhub earned her medical degree with honors from the Morsani College of Medicine at the University of South Florida in Tampa. She then moved to Seattle where she completed training as a general surgery resident and vascular surgery fellow at the University of Washington. Her training also includes a Master of Public Health degree (MPH) at the University of South Florida and a postdoctoral trauma research fellowship at the University of Washington.

    Patient Care Philosophy

    Dr. Shalhub believes that the patient is the most important member of the healthcare team. She strongly believes in a collaborative approach with each patient to detail a care plan that is appropriate for each patient. Dr. Shalhub was awarded the 2014 UW Medicine PRAISE (Patient Reported Assessment in Satisfaction and Excellence) Award.

    Teaching Interests

    Dr. Shalhub is committed to teaching the next generation of clinicians. The mentorship she received as a medical student was instrumental in shaping her career trajectory. Thus, she strongly believes in this mission. She is committed to mentoring the next generation of physicians, which includes medical students and residents. She has authored and coauthored multiple textbook chapters and has been active in teaching, both in the clinical and research settings.

    Personal Interests

    Dr. Shalhub enjoys traveling to other countries, learning new skills unrelated to medicine each year, and spending time with family and friends.

    Scope of Care

    Dr. Shalhub is board certified in both Vascular and General Surgery. She uses open surgical techniques and minimally invasive wire and catheter-based interventions to treat vascular disease. Her practice includes arterial and aortic aneurysms and dissections including abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA), carotid artery stenosis, visceral arterial disease, peripheral artery disease of the lower extremities, and hemodialysis access.

    Clinical Interests

    Dr. Shalhub has two strong clinical missions:

    • To provide a comprehensive and collaborative multi-disciplinary approach to the treatment of aortic and peripheral arterial aneurysms and dissections in patients with genetically triggered vascular diseases such as Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissections, Marfan syndrome, Loeys-Dietz syndrome, and vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. As such she is the director of the Multidisciplinary Vascular Genetics Clinic based at Harborview Medical Center.
    • To provide quality care for patients on hemodialysis. She recently edited a textbook titled “Hemodialysis Access Fundamentals and Advanced Management”.
    • To provide a comprehensive and collaborative multi-disciplinary approach to the treatment of aortic and peripheral arterial aneurysms and dissections in patients with genetically triggered vascular diseases such as Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Dissections, Marfan syndrome, Loeys-Dietz syndrome, and vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. As such she is the director of the Multidisciplinary Vascular Genetics Clinic based at Harborview Medical Center. Learn more about the vascular disorders that Dr. Shalhub treats and view a podcast from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) where Dr. Shalhub discusses Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.

    Research Interests

    Dr. Shalhub is a translational researcher at the University of Washington and was selected to the 2015 “rising star” career development program by the Institute of Translational Health Sciences at UW Medicine. Her overarching research goal is to personalize health care for patients with genetically triggered aortic and arterial dissections and aneurysms, and to improve success of surgical repair and long term survival for these patients. Currently, she is investigating the effect of gene mutations on vascular disease by utilizing a collaborative multidisciplinary approach combining genetics and surgical outcomes. She was recently awarded a grant by the EDS Network C.A.R.E.S. Foundation to establish a national registry for Vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.

    Certifications

    Master of Public Health (MPH)

    Insurance

    Find out if your health plan is accepted at Valley Medical Center. Click here for a list of participating plans.

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Affiliated Community Providers
  • Trisha Unger, MD

    Trisha A. Unger

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery
    • Secondary: Breast Surgery, EGD & Direct Access Colonoscopy

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425-228-6076
    Fax: 425-226-5224

    Biography

    Medical School Training: University of WA School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine, 1996

    Internship: University of Colorado, 1996-1997

    Residency: Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1997-2002

    Certifications

    Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)

    Insurance

    Find out if your health plan is accepted at Valley Medical Center. Click here for a list of participating plans.

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Allison Warmington, PA-C

    Allison J. Warmington

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery

    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.228.6076
    Fax: 425.226.5224

    Biography

    Allison Warmington, PA-C received her medical degree at the Univeristy of Washington; MEDEX program. She attended Washington State University as an undergraduate.

    Ms. Warmington’s focus is on general, thoracic and vascular surgery. She acts as a first assist in the operating room and is involved in clinic care as well.

    In her spare time she enjoys traveling, golfing and spending time with her family.

    Insurance

    Find out if your health plan is accepted at Valley Medical Center. Click here for a list of participating plans.

    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Accepting New Patients: No
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers
  • Heather Wheeler, MD

    Heather Wheeler

    Specialties

    • Primary: General Surgery
    • Secondary: Breast Surgery

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    Languages Spoken

    • Primary: English

    Locations

    General & Surgical Specialists Clinic
    Medical Arts Center
    4033 Talbot Rd S Ste 530
    Renton, WA, 98055
    Phone: 425.228.6076
    Fax: 425.226.5224

    Biography

    Heather Wheeler, MD earned her bachelor's degree from Duke University and her medical degree from the University of Arizona. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Washington.

    Other Interests

    Her surgical practice includes all aspects of general surgery, with special interests in breast, colorectal, endocrine, and minimally invasive surgery.

    In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, scuba diving, boating, and skiing.

    Insurance

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    Other Info

    Gender: Female
    Board Certified: Yes
    Accepting New Patients: Yes
    Affiliation: Valley Medical Group Providers