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Michael G. Florence, M.D., FACS

About

Professional Statement

Dr. Florence is a 2017 Seattle Met Top Doctor Award winner. Philosophy of care: I believe in combining a patient-centered approach with professional surgical care. I am here to listen and understand your surgical issues, answer your questions, address your concerns, and formulate a plan of care that is medically sound while accounting for your personal needs.

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Education

Emory University School of Medicine
medical school
University of Washington
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery
Surgery, General

Age Groups Seen

  • Adults
  • Geriatrics

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Mass
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Occlusion
  • Bile Duct Repair
  • Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Biliary Tract Surgery
  • Cancer Of Pancreas
  • Cancer Surgery
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Cholecystenterostomy
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystogastrostomy
  • Cholecystostomy
  • Choledochoenterostomy
  • Choledochoplasty
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Closure Of Biliary Fistula
  • Common Duct Exploration
  • Congenital Anomaly Of Pancreas
  • Cystadenoma Of Pancreas
  • Cytoreduction Surgery
  • Dilation Of Sphincter Of Oddi
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenal Ulcer Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endoscopic Division Of Adhesions Of Peritoneum
  • Endoscopic Insertion Of Stent Into Bile Duct
  • Excision Mole
  • Excision Of Ampulla Of Vater
  • Excision Of Choledochal Cyst
  • Excision Of Lesion
  • Excision Of Lesion Of Pancreas
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallbladder Disease
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Ulcer Surgery
  • Gastrin Secreting Tumor Of Pancreas
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor
  • Gastrojejunostomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperhidrosis Surgery
  • Ileostomy
  • Incision Drainage Abscess
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Insulinoma
  • Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm
  • Laparoscopic Adhesiolysis
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Biopsy Of Liver
  • Laparoscopic Cecectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Laparoscopic Jejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Lysis Of Peritoneal Adhesions
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy
  • Laparoscopic Small Bowel Resection
  • Laparoscopic Splenectomy
  • Laparoscopic Umbilical Herniorrhaphy
  • Laparoscopy
  • Liposarcoma
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Mass
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lysis Of Adhesions
  • Malignant Melanoma
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Gallbladder
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Liver
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Pancreatic Duct
  • Malignant Tumor Of Extrahepatic Bile Duct
  • Mesh Removal
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Muscle Biopsy
  • Needle Biopsy Of Pancreas
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Biopsy Of Liver
  • Open Biopsy Of Pancreas
  • Pancreas Head Cancer
  • Pancreas Tail Cancer
  • Pancreatectomy
  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Pancreatoscopy
  • Paracolostomy Hernia
  • Paraganglioma
  • Partial Splenectomy
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peptic Ulcer Surgery
  • Percutaneous Aspiration Of Gallbladder
  • Peritoneal Catheter
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Polypectomy
  • Postcholecystectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudocyst
  • Pyloroplasty
  • Removal Of Pancreatic Tube Or Drain
  • Repair Laceration
  • Repair Of Laceration Of Gallbladder
  • Repair Of Liver Laceration
  • Repair Of Pancreas
  • Sarcoma
  • Small Bowel Biopsy
  • Small Bowel Cancer
  • Splenectomy
  • Staging Laparotomy
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Subtotal Colectomy
  • Surgery Of The Pancreas
  • Surgical Staging
  • Surgical Treatment Crohns Disease
  • Surgical Treatment Of Regional Enteritis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Wound Therapy
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Personal Interests

Biking, Skiing
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Professional Associations

American College of Surgeons, Pacific Coast Surgical Association, North Pacific Surgical Association, Washington State Chapter ACS, Seattle Surgical Society
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Michael G. Florence practices at one location

Swedish Surgical Specialists First Hill
1221 Madison Street
Suite 1411
Seattle, WA 98104
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
  • Swedish Issaquah
Medical Groups
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