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Kaj H. Johansen, MD, PhD

Vascular Surgeon

Vascular Surgery

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

Dr. Kaj Johansen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1970 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

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Accepts 82 Insurance Plans

Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted
  • AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) (all programs accepted)
  • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice
  • Americas Health Plan
  • Amerigroup Real Solutions (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Asuris
  • Basic Health Plan Washington
  • BCE Emergis
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program
  • Carpenters Trust
  • Childrens Health Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (all programs accepted)
  • Connecticut General
  • Coordinated Care Health Options
  • CoreSource
  • CorVel Disability Management PPO
  • Coventry/First Health (most products accepted)
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • Department of Social and Health Services (zip code restrictions)
  • Equicor
  • First Choice Health Network Health Washington
  • Greatwest Healthcare (all programs accepted)
  • Group Health Cooperative (by referral)
  • Guardian
  • Health Management Network
  • Health Net Federal Services (CHAMPUS)
  • Healthsmart
  • Healthy Options Molina
  • Healthy Options (Comm. Health) Plan of WA
  • Holland American Cruise Lines
  • Humana (all programs accepted)
  • ILWU-PMA (Longshoremen)
  • Indian Health Services
  • Interplan
  • John Alden
  • Johnston & Culbertson
  • King County
  • Kitsap Physician Services (KPS Health Plans)
  • Labor and Industries Washington
  • LifeWise Health Plan of Washington (all programs accepted)
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
  • Med Advantage
  • Medicaid (zip code restrictions)
  • Medicare (by referral only)
  • Metropolitan Life
  • Molina Healthcare (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, PC zip code restrictions)
  • Multiplan/PHCS (all programs accepted)
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Northwest Administrators
  • NorthwestOne
  • Options Healthcare
  • Pacific Medical Centers
  • PacifiCare Point of Service
  • Physicians Mutual Insurance
  • PPONext (Concentra)
  • Premera Blue Cross Health Plus
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)/Multiplan PPO
  • Providence Health Plan Preferred
  • Regence Blue Shield Traditional
  • Self-Insured Workers Compensation
  • Sound Health and Wellness (Puget Sound Health Partners)
  • Soundpath Health
  • State Industrial Workers Compensation
  • StayWell Insurance (all programs accepted)
  • Sterling Insurance
  • Teamsters
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • TRICARE Standard (PC zip code restrictions)
  • Uniform Medical Plan
  • United Healthcare Standard
  • United Healthcare West PCN HMO
  • Veterans Affairs (authorization required)
  • Vision Service Plan
  • Washington Apple Health (Medicaid Fee-for-Service, DCHS and HCA)
  • Washington Basic Health Plan
  • Washington Healthcare Authority
  • Wellpoint (all programs accepted)
  • Workers Compensation Federal
  • Zenith Administrators
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Education

University of Washingtion
medical school, 1970
Strong Memorial Hospital The University
internship, 1971
University of California, San Diego
residency, 1978

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Vascular Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Acquired Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Of Artery Of Neck
  • Aneurysm Of Descending Aorta
  • Aneurysm Of Leg Artery
  • Aneurysm Of Renal Artery
  • Aneurysm Of Splenic Artery
  • Aneurysm Of Subclavian Artery
  • Aneurysm Of Visceral Artery
  • Aneurysm Upper Extremity Artery
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Bifurcation Syndrome
  • Aortic Coarctation
  • Aortofemoral Shunt
  • Aortoiliac Obstruction
  • Arterial Bypass Graft
  • Arterial Embolism
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Thrombosis
  • Arteriovenous Graft
  • Arteriovenous Graft Occlusion
  • Atheroembolism Of Lower Extremities
  • Atheroembolism Of Upper Extremities
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis Of Renal Artery
  • Atherosclerosis Of The Extremities
  • Below The Knee Amputation
  • Carotid Endarterectomy
  • Celiac Artery Compression Syndrome
  • Claudication
  • Cold Sensitivity Hands
  • Common Femoral Thromboendarterectomy
  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Deep Thrombophlebitis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Diabetic Foot Infection
  • Diabetic Ulcer
  • Dialysis Access
  • Dialysis Catheter
  • Dissecting Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Dissection Of Aorta
  • Dissection Renal Artery
  • Embolectomy
  • Endarterectomy
  • Endarterectomy Of Abdominal Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Intracranial Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Lower Limb Artery
  • Endarterectomy Of Upper Limb Artery
  • Familial Aneurysmal Disease
  • Gangrene
  • Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
  • Hyperplasia Of Renal Artery
  • Hyperplasia Of Renal Vein
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Ilioiliac Artery Bypass Graft
  • Interruption Of Vena Cava
  • Intestinal Artery Disease
  • Ivc Occlusion
  • Leg Ulcers
  • Leriche Syndrome
  • Ligation Of Internal Jugular Vein
  • Low Circulation In Fingers
  • May-Thurner Syndrome
  • Mesenteric Vascular Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Portosystemic Shunt
  • Postphlebitic Syndrome
  • Pseudoaneurysm
  • Radial Artery Access
  • Removal Of Infected Abdominal Graft
  • Removal Of Infected Neck Graft
  • Renal Artery Dysplasia
  • Renal Artery Stenosis
  • Renoportal Anastomosis Procedure
  • Repair Of Aneurysm Abdominal Aorta
  • Repair Of Axiallary Brachial Aneurysm
  • Repair Of Blood Vessel Of Leg
  • Repair Of Carotid-Subclavian Aneurysm
  • Repair Of Intraabdominal Blood Vessel
  • Repair Of Neck Blood Vessel
  • Repair Of Popliteal Artery
  • Repair Of Vertebral Artery
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saddle Embolus
  • Saphenous Vein Ligation
  • Sclerotherapy For Varicose Veins
  • Sma Stenosis
  • Splenic Artery Repair
  • Stenosis Vascular Graft
  • Stent Thrombosis
  • Stricture Of Artery
  • Subclavian Steal Syndrome
  • Subclavian Stenosis
  • Superficial Phlebitis
  • Superior Mesenteric Artery Stenosis
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracoabdominal Aneurysm
  • Thromboangiitis Obliterans
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Toe Amputation
  • Unna Boot
  • Valvuloplasty Of Femoral Vein
  • Varicose Vein Treatment
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Access Surgery
  • Vascular Anomaly
  • Vascular Disorders Of Kidney
  • Vascular Insufficiency Of Intestine
  • Vascular Laser
  • Vein Ligation
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Stasis Disease
  • Wound Therapy
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Personal Interests

Family, friends, reading, athletic activities, music including playing (at!) the cello]
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Languages

  • English
  • French

Practice Locations

Kaj H. Johansen practices at two locations

Vascular & Surgical Care NW
Vascular & Surgical Care NW
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah