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Juan Carlos C. De La Ossa, M.D.

General Surgeon

General Surgery

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

Through my work I have come to recognize that surgery can be a painful and traumatic event. It is my practice philosophy to carefully listen and address each individuals concerns and fears, and to attempt to make the event as comfortable as possible. I also feel it is important to involve the patient in the decision-making process. As a team, we can formulate a plan that will provide the most successful outcome.

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Accepts 53 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • AARP Medicare Complete Insured through United Healthcare Plans 1 2 and 3
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare Choice Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Platinum Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Select Plan
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan
  • Ambetter from Coordinated Care
  • Amerigroup from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Anthem
  • Asuris
  • Basic Health Plan from Washington Apple Health/Medicaid
  • BridgeSpan
  • BridgeSpan (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Plan of Washington from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Coordinated Care from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Coventry
  • First Choice Health Network
  • First Health- Through Coventry
  • Greatwest Healthcare
  • Health Plan
  • Healthy Options from Washington Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Humana
  • Humana Gold Plus
  • Humana Gold Plus DE-SHP
  • Interplan (formerly Healthsmart)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Kaiser Permanente Core and Flex (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Labor and Industry (L&I)
  • LifeWise Connect Essential Network (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • LifeWise Exchange Plan
  • Maritime Medical Act
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Molina Healthcare from Apple Health/Medicaid
  • Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA)
  • Multiplan (Private Healthcare Systems or PHCS)
  • Premera (2018 Health Benefit Exchange)
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Premera Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
  • Premera Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Classic
  • Premerea Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Classic Plus
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Regence Blue Shield
  • Regence Med Advantage + Rx Classic
  • Regence MedAdvantage Basic
  • Tricare Prime Standard and Extra
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • Uniform Services Family Health
  • United Healthcare (UHC)
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete Medicare Advantage/Medicaid
  • Zenith Administrators
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Education

University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
medical school, 1993
University of Michigan, MI
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Surgery, General

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Adhesions
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendiceal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Abscess
  • Axillary Cyst
  • Benign Neoplasm Of Skin
  • Breast Surgery
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Contusion Abdominal Wall
  • Desmoid Tumors
  • Diaphragmatic Disorders
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Diastasis
  • Duodenal Fistula
  • Duodenal Ulcer Surgery
  • Ectopic Calcification Xyphoid
  • Encysted Hydrocele
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Enterovaginal Fistula
  • Epidermoid Cysts
  • Excision Mole
  • Excision Of Lesion
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Face Stitch Removal
  • Fasciitis
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Fine Needle Aspiration Of Thyroid
  • Fistula Enterocutaneous
  • Foreign Body Foot
  • Foreign Body Trunk
  • Frostbite
  • Frostbite Of Ear
  • Frostbite Of Face
  • Frostbite Of Finger
  • Frostbite Of Nose
  • Frostbite Of Toes
  • Fundoplication
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastric Anomaly
  • Gastric Ulcer Surgery
  • Gastric Volvulus
  • Gastrin Secreting Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Gastroduodenal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Glucagonoma
  • Groin Mass
  • Groin Pain
  • Hamartoma
  • Head Abscess
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Papilloma
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Epigastric
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Hickman Catheter
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperhidrosis Surgery
  • Ileostomy
  • Incarcerated Hernia
  • Incision And Drainage Of Deep Pelvirectal Abscess
  • Incision And Drainage Of Perianal Abscess
  • Incision Drainage Abscess
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inclusion Cyst
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Injury To Spleen
  • Internal Hernia
  • Interstitial Emphysema
  • Intestinal Artery Disease
  • Intestinal Infarction
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intra-Abdominal Cancer
  • Intraabdominal Cyst
  • Intussusception
  • Keratin Cyst
  • Laceration
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipoma
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lymphadenopathy
  • Lymphangiomas
  • Lysis Of Adhesions
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malrotation Of Bowel
  • Mass On Trunk
  • Mechanical Complication Of Gastrostomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediports
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Mesenteric Cyst
  • Mesenteric Mass
  • Mesh Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Neck Papilloma
  • Necrotizing Fasciitis
  • Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections
  • Non-Healing Wound
  • Nontraumatic Hematoma Of Soft Tissue
  • Open Biopsy Of Liver
  • Open Wound Leg
  • Open Wound Of Finger
  • Open Wound Of Forearm
  • Open Wound Of Neck
  • Open Wound Of Scalp
  • Open Wound Of Shoulder
  • Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Parastomal Hernia
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Parathyroid Mass
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Paronychia
  • Partial Splenectomy
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Adhesions
  • Peptic Ulcer Surgery
  • Perianal Haematoma
  • Peritoneal Catheter
  • Peritonitis
  • Pilar Cyst
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Polypectomy
  • Pressure Ulcer
  • Pyloroplasty
  • Pyogenic Granuloma
  • Quadrantectomy
  • Rectus Sheath Hernia
  • Recurrent Femoral Hernia
  • Recurrent Hernia
  • Reducible Hernia
  • Regional Enteritis
  • Repair Laceration
  • Repair Of Vaginoenteric Fistula
  • Retroperitoneal Fibrosis
  • Right Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Second Degree Burn
  • Skin Abscess
  • Small Bowel Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Obstruction
  • Spigelian Hernia
  • Spinal Mass
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Spleen Pain
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenic Anomalies
  • Splenic Cyst
  • Splenic Disease
  • Splenic Infection
  • Splenic Injury
  • Splenomegaly
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Fistula
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stomal Hernia
  • Subcutaneous Lipomas
  • Subphrenic Abscess
  • Surgical Treatment Crohns Disease
  • Surgical Treatment Of Regional Enteritis
  • Third Degree Burn
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Urachal Cyst
  • Venous Stasis Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Therapy
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Personal Interests

I greatly enjoy hiking and exploring the natural beauty of the Pacific Northwest. I also enjoy painting, sculpting and have recently begun to explore the world of glass blowing and pottery.
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Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Practice Locations

Juan Carlos C. De La Ossa practices at one location

The Polyclinic Broadway - General Surgery
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill