Gabriela M. Vargas, MD, MS

Colorectal Surgeon

Colon, Rectum, Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available
  • Available within 1-3 Days


Gabriela Vargas, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon and colorectal surgery specialist. Dr. Vargas earned her Bachelor of Science and medical degrees from the University of Utah and the University of Utah School of Medicine. She completed a general surgery residency at the University of Utah and a colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Louisiana State University-Shreveport. Dr. Vargas holds a graduate degree in clinical sciences from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, where she also completed a research fellowship. She is a fellow member of the American College of Surgeons and The American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons.

Dr. Vargas aims to build relationships that empower her patients to be active participants in their health and health care. She provides patients with educational information about their condition, and makes recommendations based on their unique circumstances, so they can feel confident in their health care decisions.

Dr. Vargas enjoys reading, hiking, skiing/snowboarding, backpacking, traveling, and spending time with her husband and pets.

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Specializing in:

  • Colorectal Surgery


Care Center

1519 3rd Street SE Suite 230
Puyallup, WA 98372-3724

(253) 841-7645



Program: MD
Institution: University of Utah School of Medicine

Program: Residency
Institution: University of Utah Medical Center

Program: Fellowship in Colon & Rectal Surgery
Institution: LSU Health Sciences Center University Hospital

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery

Program: Subspecialty Certificate in General Surgery
Institution: American Board of General Surgery


American College of Surgeons

The American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

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