Amber Traugott

Amber Traugott, MD

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Physician What's this? A physician, or doctor, is extensively trained to diagnose and treat complex medical problems. Often, physicians focus their practice on certain disease categories, treatment methods or patient types. Physicians can diagnose and treat illness, prescribe medication, offer medical consultation and advice, perform surgery and more.

Appointments: (614) 293-3230

About Me


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

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • General Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Robotics
  • Fecal Incontinence
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Anal Cancers
  • Anal Gland Cancer
  • Rectocele
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • 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

Washington University School of Medicine


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

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


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

American Board of Colon & Rectal Surgery

American Board of Surgery

My Department


My Division

Colon and Rectal Surgery


147 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 4.7
  • Shows Respect 4.9
  • Time Spent Together 4.9

31 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2019

Have had good care!

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2019

very approachable and she explains things very well. She definitely listens and provides great care.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2019

she took time to explain things in detail to me and my family. compassionate and caring

Reviewed on Jan 09, 2019

Dr. Traugott was great! I tell everyone how great she was. Always explains things, takes the time with you, and is so nice!

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2018

very caring and concerned. listened and provided helpful feedback

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2018

Very good.

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2018

excellent care and physician took extra care in getting me to see another specialist for my problems. She was excellent .

Reviewed on Oct 08, 2018

Dr. Toaugott is very professional, knowledgeable and courteous. She studied my file prior to entering exam room. She was informative and able to answer my questions and allay my concerns.

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2018

very good

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.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

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As of 12/20/2018, Dr. Traugott has reported no relationships with companies or entities.