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Eugene Cho, MD, FACSParticipates in Pierce County Project Access, which provides no cost medical care to uninsured, low-income citizens in Pierce County

Eugene Cho, MD, FACS, is a board-certified general surgeon specializing in laparoscopic procedures, with special interest in surgery for heartburn, hernias, gallstones, spleen and adrenal problems. Drawn to medicine for the ability to help others, Dr. Cho believes the most important aspect of care is educating his patients about their health problem and treatment options.

Dr. Cho is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the Society ofAmerican Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract, and many others.

Specialties:General Surgery
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Year Began Practice:1997
Interests: • Acid Reflux Surgery
• Adrenal Gland Surgery
• Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
• Biliary Disease
• Colon Cancer
• Colonoscopy
• Colorectal Cancer
• Colorectal Surgery
• Endoscopy
• Esophageal Disorders
• Gallbladder Surgery
• Gastroesophageal Reflux
• Gastrointestinal Surgery
• General Surgery
• Hernia Surgery
• Hernias
• Laparoscopic Surgery
• Liver Lesions
• Minimally Invasive Surgery
• Pancreatic Surgery
• Paraesophageal Hernia
• Spleen Surgery
Medical School:Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
Residencies:William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
Fellowships:University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD

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