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Prakash Gatta, MD

Prakash  Gatta, MD

Prakash Gatta, MD


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Phone: 253-301-5050    Fax: 253-301-5070

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Dr. Gatta discusses robotic surgery in the upper GI tract, for conditions such as acid reflux, gastric or esophageal cancer and the transformative impact it can have on a patient’s life.

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Certification: American Board of General Surgery

Professional School: Seth G.S. Medical School, University of Bombay

Residency: University of Illinois, College of Medicine at Peoria

Fellowship: Legacy Health System, Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Portland, OR

Special Interests: Minimally invasive general surgery including treatment of hernias and the gallbladder, Esophageal/Gastric surgery including treatment of Acid Reflux and Swallowing disorders as well as Esophageal and Gastric cancer, and Robot assisted Surgery.

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Once selected as one of America's top surgeons by the Consumers' Research Council of America, Dr. Gatta is an experienced board-certified surgeon.

Dr. Gatta primarily works with patients with stomach, intestine or other digestive system issues that require surgical treatment. He understands the importance of getting his patients back to their regular lives as quickly as possible and focuses on surgical techniques that will help patients accomplish this goal. After completing his residency, he sought further training in Minimally Invasive Surgery and has since pioneered Single Site Surgery. He currently offers surgical techniques including Robotic & Single Site Surgery, that promote a faster recovery.

Dr. Gatta is one of the first surgeons in South Puget Sound to successfully perform minimally invasive LINX surgeries for severe reflux and GERD.  Learn more.

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