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About Dr. Robert M Rush

Dr. Robert M Rush, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tacoma, WA. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Bariatric Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

1 Rating with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert M Rush is Excellent. Dr. Robert M Rush has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Robert M Rush is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Madigan Healthcare System

9040 JACKSON Ave
Tacoma, WA 98431
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Specialties

Dr. Robert M Rush has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Bariatric Medicine

    Bariatric medicine focuses on the causes, prevention and treatment of obesity. Bariatric specialists are trained in medically supervised weight loss and the management of obesity as a chronic condition. These specialists are skilled in various disciplines that help patients lose weight and obtain optimal health.
    The field encompasses dieting, exercise and behavioral therapy, anti-obesity medication, pharmacotherapy and surgery. Bariatric specialists might be from surgical backgrounds and perform obesity-related operations or they might be nutrition and hormone focused, prescribing diet and exercise plans as well as weight loss medications.
    Patients defined as obese or having unhealthy Body Mass Indices (BMI) have much greater risk of heart disease, diabetes, asthma, sleep apnea, hypertension, many types of cancer and chronic musculoskeletal problems.
    One subspecialty of bariatrics is the focus on the correlation between obesity and mortality.

  • Expertise

    7 Expertise

  • Gunshot Wounds
  • Blast Injuries
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Digestive System Abnormalities
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)
  • Wounds and Injuries

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  • Education

    28 Years Experience

  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Sciences F Edward Hebert School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • Ohio State University

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Robert M Rush accepts the following insurance providers.

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Locations & Directions

Madigan Healthcare System, 9040 JACKSON Ave, Tacoma, WA

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