Amber Traugott

Amber Traugott, MD

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Appointments: (614) 293-3230

About Me

Highlights

  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2016, 2017

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • General Surgery
  • Robotics
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Anal Cancers
  • Anal Gland Cancer
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Rectocele
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Diverticulitis, Colonic
  • Colitis, Ulcerative
  • Colonic Diseases
  • Ultrasound, High-Intensity Focused, Transrectal
  • Rectal Cancers
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Crohn Disease
  • Sigmoid Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancers
  • Adenomatous Polyposis Coli
  • Cecal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Chilaiditi Syndrome
  • Colitis, Ischemic
  • Gardner Syndrome
  • Megacolon
  • Megacolon, Toxic
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Hirschsprung Disease

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Medical Degree

MD
Washington University School of Medicine
5/5/2006

Residencies

Surgery
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
7/1/2006 - 6/30/2008

Surgery
Barnes-Jewish Hospital
7/1/2011 - 6/30/2014

Fellowship

Colon Rectal Surgery
University of Louisville Hospital
7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015

More About My Work

My Background

Board Certifications

American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
9/12/2016

American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery
9/17/2016

American Board of Surgery
10/8/2014

My Department

Surgery

My Division

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Reviews

123 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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  • Overall
    4.9 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly 4.9
  • Listens Carefully 4.9
  • Gives Understandable Instructions 4.9
  • Knows My Medical History 4.6
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

22 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2018

Great provider, Dr. Traugott explains things in detail and in a simple way and I feel it is obvious she cares for her patients very much and I appreciate that.

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2018

I only have good to say about this department.patient, understanding, trusting with my health care needs.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2018

No bad experiences!

Reviewed on Aug 03, 2018

She was very informative & answered questions in a way I could understand.

Reviewed on Aug 03, 2018

Very good

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2018

Great!! Thanks!!

Reviewed on Jun 08, 2018

She talked everything so I could understand and was very happy she would my dr.

Reviewed on May 10, 2018

excellent demeanor, patience, listening skills

Reviewed on May 02, 2018

I would recommend Dr. Traugott to anyone and everyone! She is not only professional, but also very compassionate.

Reviewed on May 01, 2018

Excellent provider.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 03/26/2018, Dr. Traugott has reported no relationships with companies or entities.