Top Docs '14: Hematology

A hematologist treats blood diseases such as cancer, lymphoma, anemia and sickle cell disease. Oncologists and other internal medicine specialists work in this specialty.

David M. Aboulafia, M.D., HIV/AIDS, lymphoproliferative disorders, general hematology; Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center, Buck Pavilion, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6193; Virginia Mason, University of Washington School of Medicine; University of Michigan, 1983

Michele Bernadette Frank, M.D., hemologic malignancy, thrombotic disorders; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at EvergreenHealth, 12040 NE 128th St., Kirkland, 425.899.3181; EvergreenHealth, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; University of Pittsburgh, 1993

Michael Linenberger, M.D., thrombotic (clotting) and bleeding disorders, anemia and abnormal blood counts, low-grade hematologic malignancies; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave. E, Seattle, 206.288.1260; UW Medical Center; University of Kansas, 1982


Dana Matthews, M.D., hemostasis, thrombosis, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), anemia; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2106; Seattle Children’s, University of Washington School of Medicine, UW Medical Center; University of Washington, 1981