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Timothy Vavricka, MD, FACS

Dr. Timothy Vavricka, surgeon at Southwest General Surgery in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Dr. Vavricka is originally from Ada, Oklahoma. After graduating from Ada High School he attended the University of Oklahoma where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry.

He then started his medical training at the OU Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, earning a Doctorate of Medicine in 2005.

After medical school, Dr. Vavricka continued his medical education with a General Surgery residency at the OU Health Sciences Center, which he completed in 2010. He spent the next 4 years as a Medical Corps Officer in the US Navy deploying twice on the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise. He also spent time at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA. He received an honorable discharge from the Navy in 2014 and returned to Oklahoma City to establish his practice.

Dr. Vavricka is board certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the University of Oklahoma Surgical Society. He holds certifications in Advanced Trauma Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support, and Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery.

Dr. Vavricka enjoys the full range of operations that General Surgeons perform, but he has particular interest in the surgical care of breast cancer and laparoscopic surgery including bariatric procedures, colon resections, and ventral hernia repairs.

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