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John H. Tschirhart, M.D., FACS

About

Professional Statement

I feel that patients deserve to have a true understanding of their medical problems so that they can play the primary role in their recovery.

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Accepts 43 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage Dual Coordination
  • Amerigroup Amerivantage HMO
  • Amerigroup Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Beacon Health Options PPO (Behavioral Health)
  • CHPW Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • CHPW Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Behavioral Health
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coordinated Care Ambetter HMO
  • Coordinated Care Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Coventry/First Health PPO
  • First Choice PPO
  • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Humana PPO
  • Kaiser (Contract Limitations)
  • Medicaid of Washington
  • Medicare
  • Molina Exchange HMO
  • Molina Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • Molina Medicare Advantage
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Optum
  • PacMed USFHP
  • Premera Heritage
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan Medicare Advantage
  • Regence MedAdvantage PPO
  • Regence PPO
  • TRICARE
  • Triwest VAPC3/Choice Card
  • United Behavioral Health Medicaid
  • United Behavioral Health Medicare Advantage
  • United Behavioral Health PPO
  • United HealthCare HMO
  • United HealthCare Medicaid (Apple Health/Healthy Options/CHIP)
  • United HealthCare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • Workers' Compensation (L&I)
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Education

University of Michigan Medical School
medical school
Swedish Medical Center, WA
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Surgery, General

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Adhesions
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Alcoholic Cirrhosis
  • Altemeier Procedure
  • Anal Dilation
  • Anal Dysplasia
  • Anal Fistula Repair
  • Anastomosis Of Pancreatic Duct
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendiceal Abscess
  • Appendiceal Carcinoid
  • Appendicitis
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Axillary Abscess
  • Axillary Cyst
  • Barrx
  • Benign Carcinoid Of Colon
  • Benign Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Benign Carcinoid Tumor Of Small Bowel
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Colon
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Occlusion
  • Bile Duct Repair
  • Bile Duct Stone
  • Biliary Colic
  • Biliary Duct Fistula
  • Biliary Dyskinesia
  • Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Biliary Tract Disease
  • Biliary Tract Surgery
  • Bladder Fistula
  • Bleeding Hemorrhoids
  • Blood In Stool
  • Bowel Resection
  • Budd Chiari Syndrome
  • Cancer Of Ge Junction
  • Cancer Of Pancreas
  • Cancer Of Skin
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Carcinoid Of Stomach
  • Carcinoid Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Cholangitis
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cholecystenterostomy
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystogastrostomy
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Choledochoenterostomy
  • Choledochoplasty
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cholestasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Closure Of Biliary Fistula
  • Colectomy
  • Colitis
  • Colon Stenting
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colorectal Malignancy
  • Colorectal Screening
  • Colostomy
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Common Duct Exploration
  • Condylomata Acuminata
  • Congenital Anomaly Of Pancreas
  • Congenital Cystic Of Liver
  • Contusion Abdominal Wall
  • Cryoablation
  • Cystadenoma Of Pancreas
  • Cytoreduction Surgery
  • Delorme Procedure
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Destruction Of Lesion Of Liver
  • Diastasis
  • Dilation Of Sphincter Of Oddi
  • Diverticular Disease
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Duodenal Fistula
  • Duodenal Ulcer Surgery
  • Echinococcus
  • Ectopic Calcification Xyphoid
  • Encysted Hydrocele
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endoscopic Division Of Adhesions Of Peritoneum
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Enterovaginal Fistula
  • Enterovesical Fistula
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Excision Mole
  • Excision Of Ampulla Of Vater
  • Excision Of Choledochal Cyst
  • Excision Of Lesion
  • Excision Of Lesion Of Pancreas
  • Excision Single External Papilla Or Tag Anus
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Face Stitch Removal
  • Familial Polyposis
  • Fasciitis
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Fibrocystic Liver
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Of Thyroid
  • Fistula Enterocutaneous
  • Foreign Body Foot
  • Foreign Body In Anus And Rectum
  • Foreign Body In Intestine And Colon
  • Foreign Body Trunk
  • Frostbite
  • Frostbite Of Ear
  • Frostbite Of Face
  • Frostbite Of Finger
  • Frostbite Of Nose
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gallbladder Fistula
  • Gallbladder Obstruction
  • Gallbladder Polyp
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gangrene
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Anomaly
  • Gastric Ulcer Surgery
  • Gastric Volvulus
  • Gastrin Secreting Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Gastroduodenal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Glucagonoma
  • Groin Mass
  • Groin Pain
  • Hamartoma
  • Head Abscess
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Papilloma
  • Hematochezia
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hepatic Cyst
  • Hepatic Infarction
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hepatoblastoma
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Epigastric
  • Hernia Repair
  • Heterotopic Liver Transplant
  • Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Hickman Catheter
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hydrops Of Gallbladder
  • Hyperhidrosis Surgery
  • Idiopathic Megacolon
  • Ileitis
  • Ileo-Anal Anastomosis
  • Ileo-Colonic Fistula
  • Ileoscopy
  • Ileostomy
  • Incarcerated Hernia
  • Incision And Drainage Of Deep Pelvirectal Abscess
  • Incision Drainage Abscess
  • Incision Of Anal Septum
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inclusion Cyst
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Injury To Spleen
  • Insulinoma
  • Internal Drainage Of Pancreatic Cyst
  • Internal Hernia
  • Interstitial Emphysema
  • Intestinal Artery Disease
  • Intestinal Infarction
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intra-Abdominal Cancer
  • Intraabdominal Cyst
  • Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm
  • Intussusception
  • Islet Cell Transplant
  • Islet Cell Tumor
  • Keratin Cyst
  • Laceration
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection Of The Rectum
  • Laparoscopic Ablation Of Liver Lesion Or Tissue
  • Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
  • Laparoscopic Anterior Resection
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration
  • Laparoscopic Biopsy Of Liver
  • Laparoscopic Cecectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Jejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Lysis Of Peritoneal Adhesions
  • Laparoscopic Rectal Prolapse Repair
  • Laparoscopic Resection Head Of Pancreas
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy
  • Laparoscopic Small Bowel Resection
  • Laparoscopic Umbilical Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparoscopic Whipple Procedure
  • Laparoscopy
  • Leiomyosarcoma
  • Linx
  • Lipoma
  • Liposarcoma
  • Liver Abscess
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Hemangioma
  • Liver Laceration
  • Liver Mass
  • Liver Surgery
  • Liver Trauma
  • Localized Perfusion Of Liver
  • Low Anterior Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphangiomas
  • Lysis Of Adhesions
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Colon
  • Malignant Carcinoid Tumor Of Rectum
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Colon
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Gallbladder
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Liver
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Pancreatic Duct
  • Malignant Rectal Neoplasm
  • Malignant Tumor Of Extrahepatic Bile Duct
  • Malrotation Of Bowel
  • Mass On Trunk
  • Mechanical Complication Of Gastrostomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediports
  • Megacolon
  • Megarectum
  • Melanoma
  • Melanoma On Ear
  • Melanoma On Face
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mesenteric Cyst
  • Mesenteric Mass
  • Mesh Removal
  • Metastatic Colon Cancer
  • Metastatic Melanoma
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Myxofibrosarcoma
  • Natural Orifice Transluminal Endoscopic Surgery
  • Neck Papilloma
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections
  • Needle Biopsy Of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Healing Wound
  • Nontraumatic Hematoma Of Soft Tissue
  • Open Biopsy Of Liver
  • Open Biopsy Of Pancreas
  • Open Wound Leg
  • Open Wound Of Finger
  • Open Wound Of Forearm
  • Open Wound Of Neck
  • Open Wound Of Scalp
  • Open Wound Of Shoulder
  • Pancreas Head Cancer
  • Pancreas Tail Cancer
  • Pancreas Transplantation
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreatic Cyst
  • Pancreatic Fistula
  • Pancreatic Mass
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Pancreatic Steatorrhoea
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pancreatoscopy
  • Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Parastomal Hernia
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Parathyroid Mass
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Paronychia
  • Partial Colectomy
  • Partial Splenectomy
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Adhesions
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Peptic Ulcer Surgery
  • Percutaneous Aspiration Of Gallbladder
  • Perforation Of Bile Duct
  • Perforation Of Gallbladder
  • Perianal Haematoma
  • Peridiverticular Abscess
  • Peritoneal Catheter
  • Peritonitis
  • Personal History Of Colonic Polyps
  • Personal History Of Malignant Neoplasm Of Liver
  • Pilar Cyst
  • Polypectomy
  • Porcelain Gallbladder
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertensive Gastropathy
  • Portal Pyemia
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Postcholecystectomy Syndrome
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  • Proctectomy
  • Proctitis
  • Proctoplasty For Stenosis
  • Proctosigmoidoscopy
  • Prolapse Colostomy
  • Pseudocyst
  • Pseudomyxoma Peritonei
  • Pseudopolyposis Of Colon
  • Pyloroplasty
  • Pyogenic Granuloma
  • Quadrantectomy
  • Radiation Proctitis
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Fistula
  • Rectal Pain
  • Rectal Polyp
  • Rectocele
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Rectus Sheath Hernia
  • Recurrent Colorectal Cancer
  • Recurrent Femoral Hernia
  • Recurrent Hernia
  • Reducible Hernia
  • Refashioning Of Colostomy
  • Regional Enteritis
  • Removal Anal Seton Marker
  • Removal Of Pancreatic Tube Or Drain
  • Repair Anal Fistula
  • Repair Laceration
  • Repair Of Anal Fistula With Fibrin Glue
  • Repair Of Laceration Of Gallbladder
  • Repair Of Liver Laceration
  • Repair Of Pancreas
  • Repair Of Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Repair Of Rectal Prolapse
  • Repair Of Rectocele
  • Repair Of Rectourethral Fistula
  • Repair Of Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Repair Of Vaginoenteric Fistula
  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Retroperitoneal Sarcoma
  • Revision Of Colostomy
  • Right Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Second Degree Burn
  • Secondary Malignant Neoplasm Of Liver
  • Severe Dysplasia Of Rectum
  • Sigmoid Volvulus
  • Sigmoidectomy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Skin Abscess
  • Small Bowel Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Cancer
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Solesta
  • Sphincteroplasty
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Spigelian Hernia
  • Spinal Mass
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Spleen Pain
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenic Anomalies
  • Splenic Cyst
  • Splenic Disease
  • Splenic Infection
  • Splenic Injury
  • Splenomegaly
  • Staging Laparotomy
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Fistula
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stomal Hernia
  • Stromal Tumor Of Intestine
  • Subcutaneous Lipomas
  • Subphrenic Abscess
  • Subtotal Colectomy
  • Surgery Of The Pancreas
  • Surgical Staging
  • Surgical Treatment Crohns Disease
  • Surgical Treatment Of Regional Enteritis
  • Surgical Treatment Of Ulcerative Colitis
  • Third Degree Burn
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Transrectal Drainage Of Pelvic Abscess
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urachal Cyst
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Volvulus Of Colon
  • Wound Therapy
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Personal Interests

In my spare time, I enjoy climbing and skiing.
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

John H. Tschirhart practices at two locations

Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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