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Specialty
Urology, Surgery - Prostate Cancer (robotic), Surgery - Kidney Cancer (robotic)
Practice Name
EvergreenHealth Urology & Urogynecology Care
Primary Address
11911 NE 132nd St, Suite 200
Kirkland, WA 98034
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Primary Phone
425.899.5800
Primary Fax
425.899.5806
Practice Website
http://www.evergreenhealth.com/urology
Clinical Expertise
Urology cancers

Kidney stone disease

Prostate diseases

Minimally invasive surgeries

Robotic assisted surgeries

Credentials
Board Certified in Urology
Experience
Dr. Van Appledorn is fellowship trained in robotic surgery and oncology. His professional interests include minimally invasive surgery and robotic surgery; he has authored several papers on these two topics.
Philosophy
I believe in partnering with my patients to support their urologic needs and provide all non-surgical and surgical options for treatment and management. My goal is to provide great care by utilizing compassion and expertise to give patients a positive experience
Personal Information
I was a collegiate swimmer at the University of Michigan and enjoy sports, being active, the outdoors and spending time with my wife, three children and two rescue dogs.
Medical School
Case Western Reserve University | Cleveland, OH
Residency
University of Miami Hospital & Clinics / Miami, FL
Internship
University of Miami Hospital & Clinics / Miami, FL
Fellowship
Australian Institute for Robotic Surgery/Urology / Melbourne, Australia
 
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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

Criteria

134 patients rated this physician.

The Provider Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
4.7
Provider Listened Carefully
4.8
Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
4.8
Provider Knew Medical History
4.7
Provider Showed Respect
4.8

Patient Comments (7 comments)

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of EvergreenHealth.

Reviewed on January 10, 2018

Dr. V is ALWAYS totally focused on ensuring my understanding and will take whatever time is required
Reviewed on December 27, 2017

Dr. Van Appledorn made sure I know the pros/cons of each treatment option. This was essential for me to own the decision and be able to handle the outcomes.
Reviewed on December 27, 2017

Van Appledom was kind & helped me understand the procedure. I had confident in him.
Reviewed on August 9, 2017

Again, everyone did a great job, I feel 1000% better than I did and I'm happy about the experience and results.
Reviewed on July 28, 2017

Dr. Van Appledorn is a credit to your organization - you/we are lucky to have him.
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