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Dr. Richard Kozarek, MD

Dr. Richard Kozarek, MD

Gastroenterology M
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Dr. Richard Kozarek, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Seattle, WA. Dr. Kozarek completed a residency at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center. He currently practices at Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center and is affiliated with Virginia Mason Medical Center. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Kozarek is board certified in Gastroenterology.

Education

  • U Ariz-Va Hosp, Fellowship Hospital — 1978
  • Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Residency Hospital — 1976
  • Dalhousie University, Internship Hospital — 1974
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Medical School — 1973

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

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When I told my GI in Oregon that I was moving to Seattle, he told me to look up Dr Richard Kozarek who, he said, was the best GI that he knew. When I got to Seattle and told my PCP here about my pancreatic cysts, he referred me to Dr. Kozarek. I have not been disappointed. He listens, he provides explanations that are easy to understand, and refers me to appropriate diagnostic resources. I have no problem with a 5-star rating.
— Jun 12, 2020
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Virginia Mason Medical Center

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Kozarek frequently treats Pancreatic Disease, Esophageal Disorders, and Gastrointestinal Disorders.  

Locations

  1. Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

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      Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center
      1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, WA 98101