Dr. Jeffrey Avansino MD Surgeon

Dr. Jeffrey Avansino is a surgeon in Seattle, Washington and is affiliated with Seattle Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Nevada School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Avansino accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Seattle Children's Hospital who specialize in Surgery. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Transplantation

Clinical Interests: Health Technology/Informatics, Quality in healthcare, Health Information Technology Health Information Exchange Clinical Decision Support Quality Measures

Hospital Affiliation

Seattle Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1999 - 2006

University of Washington
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 2006 - 2008

University of Nevada School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 30 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Hand Surgery

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Standardization of operative equipment reduces cost.
Avansino, J. R.,Goldin, A. B.,Risley, R.,Waldhausen, J. H.,Sawin, R. S.

Upper thoracic shape in children with pectus excavatum: Impact on lung function.
Redding, G. J.,Kuo, W.,Swanson, J. O.,Phillips, G. S.,Emerson, J.,Yung, D.,Swanson, J. W.,Sawin, R. S.,Avansino, J. R.

Primary fascial closure versus staged closure with silo in patients with gastroschisis: A meta-analysis.
Kunz, S. N.,Tieder, J. S.,Whitlock, K.,Jackson, J. C.,Avansino, J. R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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