Robert D D. DeFrang, MD Providence Medical Group

Languages: English
Specialties:
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Recommend the least invasive treatment that will be effective for the problem in need of care. Patient and family focused for optimal outcomes.
Education
Institution
Type
Year
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Medical School
1986
Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon
Internship
1992
Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon
Residency
1994
Vascular Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon
Fellowship
1995
Professional Associations
  • Western Vascular Society
  • Society for Vascular Surgery
Personal Interests
Family, wakeboarding, motorcycles, and restoring a 1965 Lincoln.
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery, Vascular Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • abdominal abscess
  • abdominal adhesions
  • abdominal cancer
  • abdominal mass
  • abdominal pain
  • abrasion
  • achalasia
  • acquired arteriovenous aneurysm
  • adrenal neoplasm
  • adrenalectomy
  • 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
  • anomalies of diaphragm
  • aortic aneurysm
  • aortic bifurcation syndrome
  • aortic coarctation
  • aortic ectasia abdominal
  • aortofemoral shunt
  • aortoiliac obstruction
  • appendectomy
  • appendiceal abscess
  • appendicitis
  • arterial bypass graft
  • arterial embolism
  • arterial thrombosis
  • arteriovenous fistula
  • arteriovenous fistula thrombosis
  • arteriovenous graft
  • arteriovenous graft occlusion
  • asbestos lung
  • atheroembolism of lower extremities
  • atheroembolism of upper extremities
  • atherosclerosis
  • atherosclerosis of renal artery
  • atherosclerosis of the extremities
  • axillary abscess
  • axillary cyst
  • back mass
  • barrx
  • below the knee amputation
  • benign breast lump
  • benign neoplasm of skin
  • biliary colic
  • biopsy chest wall
  • biopsy diaphragm
  • biopsy of lung
  • breast abscess
  • breast cyst
  • breast lump
  • breast surgery
  • bronchial fistula repair
  • bronchoscopy
  • cancer of mediastinum
  • carbuncle
  • carotid endarterectomy
  • celiac artery compression syndrome
  • chest wall disorder
  • chest wall tumors
  • cholecystectomy
  • cholecystitis
  • cholecystostomy
  • cholelithiasis
  • claudication
  • closure of diaphragmatic fistula
  • closure of external fistula of trachea
  • cold sensitivity hands
  • collapsed lung
  • common femoral thromboendarterectomy
  • contusion abdominal wall
  • contusion of chest wall
  • correction of pectus deformity
  • critical limb ischemia
  • cryoablation
  • decortication of lung
  • deep thrombophlebitis
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • desmoid tumors
  • diabetic foot infection
  • diabetic ulcer
  • dialysis access
  • dialysis catheter
  • diaphragm pacemaker procedure
  • diaphragm pacing
  • diaphragmatic disorders
  • diaphragmatic hernia
  • diaphragmatic tumor
  • diastasis
  • dissecting abdominal aortic aneurysm
  • dissection of aorta
  • dissection renal artery
  • diverticulitis
  • diverticulosis
  • duodenal fistula
  • duodenal ulcer surgery
  • ectopic calcification xyphoid
  • embolectomy
  • empyema
  • encysted hydrocele
  • endarterectomy
  • endarterectomy of abdominal artery
  • endarterectomy of intracranial artery
  • endarterectomy of lower limb artery
  • endarterectomy of upper limb artery
  • endocrine surgery
  • endoscopic division of adhesions of peritoneum
  • enterovaginal fistula
  • epidermoid cysts
  • esophageal diverticulectomy
  • esophageal diverticulum
  • esophageal mass
  • esophageal myotomy
  • esophageal perforation
  • esophageal stenosis
  • esophageal stricture
  • esophageal ulcer
  • esophageal varices
  • esophagectomy
  • excision mole
  • excision of bronchus
  • excision of lesion
  • exploratory laparotomy
  • exploratory thoracotomy
  • face stitch removal
  • familial aneurysmal disease
  • fasciitis
  • feeding tube placement
  • femoral hernia
  • fiberoptic bronchoscopy
  • fine needle aspiration of thyroid
  • fistula enterocutaneous
  • foreign body foot
  • foreign body in esophagus
  • foreign body trunk
  • fracture of sternum
  • frostbite
  • frostbite of ear
  • frostbite of face
  • frostbite of finger
  • frostbite of nose
  • frostbite of toes
  • fundoplication
  • ganglion cyst
  • gangrene
  • gastrectomy
  • gastric anomaly
  • gastric bypass
  • gastric ulcer surgery
  • gastric volvulus
  • gastrin secreting tumor of pancreas
  • gastroduodenal fistula
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • gastrojejunostomy
  • gastroplasty
  • glucagonoma
  • goiter
  • groin mass
  • groin pain
  • hamartoma
  • hamartoma of lung
  • head abscess
  • head cyst
  • head lump
  • head papilloma
  • hemorrhoids
  • hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
  • hernia
  • hernia epigastric
  • hernia repair
  • hiatal hernia repair
  • hickman catheter
  • hidradenitis
  • hyperhidrosis surgery
  • hyperplasia of renal artery
  • hyperplasia of renal vein
  • ileostomy
  • iliac aneurysm
  • ilioiliac artery bypass graft
  • 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
  • interruption of vena cava
  • interstitial emphysema
  • intestinal artery disease
  • intestinal infarction
  • intestinal obstruction
  • intra-abdominal cancer
  • intraabdominal cyst
  • intussusception
  • inverted nipple
  • ivc occlusion
  • keratin cyst
  • laceration
  • laparoscopic appendectomy
  • laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • leg ulcers
  • leriche syndrome
  • ligation of bronchus
  • ligation of internal jugular vein
  • lipoma
  • low circulation in fingers
  • lung abscess
  • lung cancer
  • lung contusion
  • lung mass
  • lung resection
  • lung transplantation
  • lung volume reduction surgery
  • lymph node biopsy
  • lymphadenopathy
  • lymphangiomas
  • lysis of adhesions
  • malignant effusion
  • malignant melanoma
  • malignant neoplasm of esophagus
  • malignant neoplasm of main bronchus
  • mallory weiss tear
  • malrotation of bowel
  • mass on trunk
  • may-thurner syndrome
  • mechanical complication of gastrostomy
  • meckel's diverticulum
  • mediastinal abscess
  • mediastinal tumor
  • mediastinitis
  • mediastinoscopy
  • mediports
  • melanoma
  • merkel cell carcinoma
  • mesenteric cyst
  • mesenteric mass
  • mesenteric vascular disease
  • mesh removal
  • mesothelioma
  • minimally invasive lung cancer surgery
  • minimally invasive pulmonary lobectomy
  • mole removal
  • muscle biopsy
  • neck papilloma
  • necrotizing fasciitis
  • necrotizing soft tissue infections
  • nevus
  • non-healing wound
  • nontraumatic hematoma of soft tissue
  • open biopsy of bronchus
  • open biopsy of lesion of mediastinum
  • open biopsy of liver
  • open biopsy of lung
  • 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 cancer
  • parathyroid disease
  • parathyroid mass
  • parathyroidectomy
  • paronychia
  • partial splenectomy
  • pectus carinatum
  • pectus excavatum
  • pelvic abscess
  • pelvic adhesions
  • peptic ulcer surgery
  • percutaneous tracheostomy
  • perianal haematoma
  • peripheral artery disease
  • peripheral vascular diseases
  • peritoneal catheter
  • peritonitis
  • pilar cyst
  • pilonidal cyst
  • pleural cancer
  • pleural effusion
  • pleurodesis
  • pleurx catheter
  • plication of emphysematous bleb
  • pneumothorax
  • polypectomy
  • portosystemic shunt
  • postphlebitic syndrome
  • pressure ulcer
  • pseudoaneurysm
  • pulmonary metastases
  • pyloroplasty
  • pyogenic granuloma
  • quadrantectomy
  • radial artery access
  • rectus sheath hernia
  • recurrent femoral hernia
  • recurrent hernia
  • reducible hernia
  • regional enteritis
  • removal of infected abdominal graft
  • removal of infected neck graft
  • renal artery dysplasia
  • renal artery stenosis
  • renoportal anastomosis procedure
  • repair laceration
  • repair of aneurysm abdominal aorta
  • repair of axiallary brachial aneurysm
  • repair of blood vessel of leg
  • repair of carotid-subclavian aneurysm
  • repair of diaphragm
  • repair of graft-enteric fistula
  • repair of intraabdominal blood vessel
  • repair of neck blood vessel
  • repair of popliteal artery
  • repair of vaginoenteric fistula
  • repair of vertebral artery
  • repair tracheoesophageal fistula
  • retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • revision of tracheostomy
  • rib fracture
  • right lower quadrant pain
  • ruptured aneurysm
  • saddle embolus
  • saphenous vein ligation
  • sclerotherapy for varicose veins
  • second degree burn
  • sequestrum of lung
  • single lung transplant
  • skin abscess
  • sma stenosis
  • small bowel biopsy
  • small bowel cancer
  • small bowel obstruction
  • spigelian hernia
  • spleen cancer
  • spleen pain
  • splenectomy
  • splenic anomalies
  • splenic artery repair
  • splenic cyst
  • splenic disease
  • splenic infection
  • splenic injury
  • splenomegaly
  • spontaneous pneumothorax
  • stenosis vascular graft
  • stent thrombosis
  • stomach cancer
  • stomach cramps
  • stomach fistula
  • stomach pain
  • stomal hernia
  • stricture of artery
  • subclavian steal syndrome
  • subclavian stenosis
  • subcutaneous lipomas
  • subphrenic abscess
  • superficial phlebitis
  • superior mesenteric artery stenosis
  • surgical treatment crohns disease
  • surgical treatment of regional enteritis
  • tension pneumothorax
  • third degree burn
  • thoracentesis
  • thoracic outlet syndrome
  • thoracoabdominal aneurysm
  • thoracoplasty
  • thoracoscopy
  • thoracostomy
  • thoracotomy
  • thromboangiitis obliterans
  • thrombophlebitis
  • thrombosis
  • thymoma
  • thymus cancer
  • thymus disorders
  • thyroid
  • thyroid cancer
  • thyroid nodule
  • thyroid surgery
  • toe amputation
  • tracheoesophageal fistula
  • tracheomalacia
  • tracheostomy
  • transmetatarsal amputation
  • umbilical hernia
  • unna boot
  • urachal cyst
  • valvuloplasty of femoral vein
  • varicose vein treatment
  • varicose veins
  • vascular access surgery
  • vascular anomaly
  • vascular disorders of kidney
  • vascular insufficiency of intestine
  • vascular laser
  • vascular surgery
  • vein ligation
  • venous insufficiency
  • venous stasis disease
  • ventral hernia
  • video assisted thoracoscopic surgery
  • wound therapy
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

5.0 out of 5 (63 Ratings, 7 Comments)


100

11/29/2017
Everything was good except our parking experience!!!!!!
100

10/03/2017
Given I have a PhD in nursing Dr. Defrang spoke to & respected me as a peer.
100

07/19/2017
leaps and bounds ahead of [...]
100

07/19/2017
I feel Washington Dr. are the best. my health care is better here. Than it was in California
100

05/11/2017
This is an annual visit and it is always pleasant experience.
100

05/05/2017
Dr. Robert D. Defrang is a very good dr. in all ways. Would tell people to go to him - good to have him.
100

02/07/2017
Dr. Defrang is an amazing dr with whom we have the utmost confidence.
 
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