Meet Our General Surgery Team

Practicing since 1992, the doctors at Proliance Puyallup Surgeons have become the largest multidisciplinary surgery group in Pierce County and the exclusive general surgery group at MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital.

Our clinic and outpatient day surgery center are conveniently located across the street from the MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital at the Brain and Spine Center building in Puyallup, WA.


Our skilled team of general surgeons has advanced multidisciplinary expertise in a number of fields including colorectal, oncologic, and advanced laparoscopic techniques.

Together, our general surgeons’ expertise brings you the highest quality, multidisciplinary surgical care in east Pierce County. They work to ensure that your treatment is an effective solution and make your surgery and post-surgical care as comfortable as possible.

Anthony Kim

MD, FACS Anthony Kim

Dr. Kim is an expert in minimally invasive procedures who believes in caring for his patients by giving them straightforward information and honest answers.

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Douglas King

MD, FACS Douglas King

Dr. King has pursued advanced training in endocrine disease and developed a hernia repair technique with no postoperative lifting restrictions.

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Yarrow McConnell

MD, FACS Yarrow McConnell

Dr. McConnell is an oncology specialist with a well-earned reputation for providing compassionate care and excellent results.

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Robert Marsh

MD, FACS Robert Marsh

Dr. Marsh brings advanced laparoscopic techniques and a particular interest in hernia repair to his beloved hometown of Puyallup.

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Gabriela Vargas

MD, MS, FACS, FASCRS Gabriela Vargas

Dr. Gabriela Vargas is a board certified general surgeon and colorectal surgery specialist.

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