Thomas C. Trotta, MD, FACS, RPVI, RVT Kadlec Employed Provider

General Surgeon
Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Trotta has been caring for patients in the Tri-City community for over 29 years. He is board certified general surgeon and phlebologist, a specialist trained in the diagnosis and treatment of vein disorders. In his practice, he performs a broad range of surgical procedures using the most appropriate technique for the situation whether it requires open, minimally invasive or laparoscopic treatment. Dr. Trotta strives to provide the highest quality of care for his patients. He values their trust and seeks to build relationships with his patients, as well as their families and other caregivers. Through open, ongoing communication Dr. Trotta ensures that his patients understand their diagnosis, treatment plan and next steps, giving patients the freedom to focus on the healing process.
Education
Institution
Type
Field of Study
University Of Oregon Medical School
Medical School
University Of Chicago
Internship
Surgery
University Of Chicago And University Of Illinois College Of Medicine
Residency
Professional Associations
American Board of Surgery; American Board of Phlebology
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery, Surgery - General
Clinical Interests
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.6 out of 5 (63 Ratings, 20 Comments)


100

12/26/2019
Had great care from Dr. Trotter
80

12/23/2019
Awesome!! Really liked the care.
100

12/19/2019
Very good consult for abdominal hernia. Pros and cons of repair were discussed along with existing medical conditions. Genuine concern for my well being and avoiding surgery if possible was appreciated.
100

12/17/2019
Dr. Trotta was very friendly, informative and I was very satisfied with my appointment.
100

12/11/2019
Very good!
100

12/09/2019
The best general surgeon I've had!! Happy holidays!!
90

11/15/2019
Experience was good.
90

10/23/2019
Dr. Trotta gave me confidence in his ability to handle my needs. I am thankful for his knowledge of melanoma and the way he is checking for any spreading as well. [...]
80

10/22/2019
A bit short, but good. Would have liked more time am looking at surgery and am scared. Would like to have all explained to me at length.
100

09/25/2019
I would recommend this provider to anyone who has similar symptoms that I had.
100

09/24/2019
Dr. Trotta is a awesome doctor. He definitely took the time to explain and made sure I understood. His sense of humor made the visit pleasant. I would recommend him to anyone.
100

09/22/2019
This provider was very concerned about my condition, explained what it was, what needed to be done and went over the procedure with me.
100

06/16/2019
excellent care, thank you
100

05/19/2019
Dr. Trotta was genuinely concerned about my questions. He gave us (husband & I) advice on how to proceed -
100

05/12/2019
Seasoned - Experienced surgeon. He saved my life.
100

04/28/2019
very personable and knowledgeable. Very soft touch!!!
100

04/23/2019
He was able to get me in for surgery 2 weeks sooner than expected. My wife and I were very pleased with our experience.
100

04/03/2019
Very good.
90

03/16/2019
During my visits Dr. Trotta was friendly, confident, and competent. I felt reassured of his surgical skills, that he had completed many surgerys of this type and they were almost routine. The thing that caused me the most concern was the extremely long time that I had to wait for the surgery.
100

03/03/2019
all good
 
780 Swift Boulevard
Suite 101

Richland, WA 99352
(509) 946-1850
Affiliated Facilities
Kadlec Regional Medical Center