Dr. Timothy W Bax MD Surgeon

Dr. Timothy Bax is a surgeon in Spokane, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Deaconess Hospital and Providence Holy Family Hospital. He received his medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Bax accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 23 doctors at Deaconess Hospital and one of 20 at Providence Holy Family Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures, Foregut Diseases

Education & Medical Training

Oregon Health & Science University
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1998

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 14 years in Surgery

WA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

The value of diverting loop ileostomy on the high-risk colon and rectal anastomosis.
Bax, T.W., McNevin, M.S.

Martius flap: an adjunct for repair of complex, low rectovaginal fistula.
McNevin, M.S., Lee, P.H., Bax, T.W.

Laparoscopic splenectomy for treatment of splenomegaly.
Smith, L., Luna, G., Merg, A.R., McNevin, M.S., Moore, M.R., Bax, T.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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