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Lucas J. Kawtoski, ARNP, FNP
Thoracic Surgery
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

He specializes in thoracic surgery, lung cancer, hiatal hernia and esophageal cancer.

Personal Information

I spend my free time staying active through daily exercise and being outdoors including running, yoga, lifting weights, swimming, hiking and skiing. I enjoy tackling culinary challenges from complex savory dishes to delicate handmade pastries and breads.

Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Thoracic Surgery
Board Certifications
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Gonzaga University, Spokane, Wash., 2017
University of Pittsburgh, 2006
Professional Activities and Awards

DAISY award nominee
Mary McClinton Patient Safety Award recipient
Member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
Member of the Puget Sound Nurse Practitioner Association (PSNPA)

Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
5.0 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
I am really happy I scheduled an appointment with Luke. He was not my usual PCP but his hours were better for my schedule. He treated me like he had seen me for years. He listened, paid attention to my medical records/allergies, and was easy to talk to about my concerns. He is great.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
This was my visit w/*Lucas. I highly recommend him as he was very professional but very friendly. Thank you *Lucas.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
I would RECOMMEND THIS PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER with out ANY Hesitations.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
Kuddos all around for this guy.....I really liked him.