Surgical Specialist, Pediatric Surgeon, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
17 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(6)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ronald Woods is Excellent. Dr. Woods has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ronald Woods, MD, PHD is board certified in Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery), and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Biopsy
  • Food Allergy (Hypersensitivity)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Laser Surgery
  • Lung Diseases
  • Male Infertility
  • Prolapse
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Vasectomy

Education & Awards

Dr. Woods graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Asthma
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2011)

Affiliations

Dr. Woods has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Tacoma General Hospital 
  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 

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Additional Information
Dr. Ronald Kent Woods MD and PHD is a male Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery.
Where does Dr. Ronald K. Woods practice?
Dr. Ronald Woods has 4 office locations.
Dr. Ronald Woods practices Surgery, Pediatric Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery, and Congenital Cardiac Surgery near Tacoma, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Milwaukee, WI and Portland, OR.
See Tacoma Surgeons, Tacoma Pediatric Surgeons, and Tacoma Cardiothoracic Surgeons.