Richard Kozarek, MD

Richard Kozarek, MD

Gastroenterology Seattle, WA

Clinical Professor of Medicine, University Wash; Executive Director Digestive Disease institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center

Office Address

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  • 1100 Ninth Ave, MS C3-GAS
    Seattle, WA 98111
    Phone: (206) 223-6600

Dr. Kozarek's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Gastroenterology: Advanced Endoscopic Interventional, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Biliary Tract Disease, Pancreas Disease
  • Clinical Interests: Stents; Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography; Drainage; Treatment Outcome; Colonoscopy; Adenoma; Retrospective Studies; Pancreatic Ducts

Dr. Kozarek's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Clinical Professor of MedicineUN WA
    Seattle, WA

Dr. Kozarek's Education & Medical Training

  • University of ArizonaUniversity of ArizonaFellowship, Gastroenterology
  • Banner Good Samaritan Medical CenterBanner Good Samaritan Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine
  • U of WI Med SchUniversity of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public HealthMedical School

Dr. Kozarek's Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical LicenseWA State Medical License1983 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1977
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineGastroenterology, 1979

Dr. Kozarek's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • World Gastroenterology OrganizationPast-PresidentWorld Gastroenterology Organization, 2009, 2011
  • ASGESchindler Award for Lifetime Achievements in GI EndoscopyASGE, 2008
  • Society for Gastrointestinal InterventionPast-PresidentSociety for Gastrointestinal Intervention, 2008, 2010
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Dr. Kozarek's Clinical Trials

Dr. Kozarek's Publications & Presentations

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Dr. Kozarek's Professional Memberships

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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