Wednesday, 07/01/2015 7:06 PM
These physicians provide intensive care to critically ill patients in emergency and special-care units. All types of doctors and surgeons can work in this specialty depending on the critical condition J. Randall Curtis, M.D., MPH, chronic lung disease, palliative care; Chest Clinic at Harborview Medical Center, Maleng Building, 325 Ninth Ave., seventh floor, Seattle, 206.744.3123; Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center; Johns Hopkins University, 1988
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 7:53 PM
These plastic surgeons focus on the reconstructive treatment of disorders of the face and cranial areas, including congenital defects and acquired conditions Michael L. Cunningham, M.D., Ph.D., division chief, Craniofacial Medicine; craniosynostosis, cleft lip and palate; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; University of Vermont, 1988
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:27 PM
Oliver Biggers, M.D., colon cancer treatment, anorectal surgery, diverticular and inflammatory bowel disease; Proliance Surgical Specialists at Overlake, 1135 116th Ave. NE, Suite 550, Bellevue, 425.688.1916; Overlake Hospital Medical Center, EvergreenHealth Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center; Meharry Medical College, 1975
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:24 PM
Surgeons, gastroenterologists, psychiatrists and nutritionists work in weight-loss medicine, which includes supervised diet and nutrition, exercise and lifestyle changes, medications and surgery to help patients achieve a healthy weight Jeffrey Hunter, M.D., laparoscopic, general surgery, surgery for obesity; Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center, 33501 First Way S., 253.874.1604; Virginia Mason Medical Center; University of Cincinnati, 1983
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:53 PM
Charles A. Cowan, M.D., developmental pediatrics; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; Chicago Medical School, 1968 Gary A. Stobbe, M.D., autism, multiple sclerosis, traumatic brain injury; UW Medicine Adult Autism Clinic, 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, 206.598.7792; Seattle Children’s Autism Center, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; UW Medical Center, Seattle Children’s; Albany Medical College, 1989
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:51 PM
Shelley Agricola,* M.D., cardiac anesthesiology; Overlake Anesthesiology, 1035 116th Ave. NE, Bellevue, 425.822.8888; Overlake Hospital Medical Center; University of Utah, 1979 David Y. Kim, M.D., outpatient anesthesia; EvergreenHealth Medical Center, 12040 NE 128th St., Kirkland, 425.899.3455; EvergreenHealth; University of California, Irvine, 1993
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:04 PM
David K. Jeong, M.D., pediatric and adult food allergy, asthma; Virginia Mason Issaquah Medical Center, 100 NE Gilman Blvd., 425.557.8000; Virginia Mason Lynnwood Medical Center, 19116 33rd Ave. W, 425.712.7900; Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6173; Virginia Mason; University of Iowa, 2005
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:45 PM
Matthew C. Altman, M.D., Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Clinic at UWMC, 1959 Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.4615; UW Medical Center; Harvard University, 2009 Andrew (Drew) Ayars, M.D., immunodeficiency, mast cell disease; Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Clinic at UWMC, 1959 Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.4615; Allergy Clinic at Eastside Specialty Center, 3100 Northup Way, Bellevue, 425 646.7777; UW Medical Center, Seattle Children’s; Saint Louis University, 2006
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:22 PM
These specialists focus on the medical, psychological and social challenges during the transition from childhood to adulthood Cora Collette Breuner, M.D., MPH, sports medicine, headaches, eating disorders; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s, UW Medical Center; Thomas Jefferson University, 1982
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:32 PM
Family medicine doctors focus on helping people overcome repetitive disorders, such as drug and alcohol dependency and eating disorders Joe Merrill, M.D., MPH, addiction medicine, internal medicine, pain management; Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.744.9600 (Harborview Addictions Program); Harborview Medical Center; Yale University, 1990
Wednesday, 07/01/2015 5:04 PM
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Tuesday, 06/30/2015 11:19 PM
These surgical and medical specialists focus on the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye Bruce Cameron, M.D., cataract surgery, refractive surgery, glaucoma surgery; Northwest Eye Surgeons, 10330 Meridian Ave. N, Suite 370, Seattle, 206.528.6000; Northwest Hospital & Medical Center; Baylor University, 1991
Tuesday, 06/30/2015 11:22 PM
Tim Gilmore, M.D., medical director, Center of Occupational Health Education; occupational health, physician education, family medicine; Group Health Occupational Medicine, Capitol Hill Campus, CMB A4, 201 16th Ave. E, Seattle, 206.326.3661; Group Health Cooperative; University of Washington, 1981
Tuesday, 06/30/2015 11:37 PM
Karen Bohmke, M.D., general ob/gyn; Northwest Women’s Healthcare, 1101 Madison St., Suite 1150, Seattle, 206.386.3400; Swedish Medical Center; University of California, Davis, 1980 Maura Cardwell, M.D., routine and high-risk obstetrical care, adult gynecologic health care of all ages, office and outpatient gynecologic procedures; EvergreenHealth Obstetrics and Gynecology Care, 12333 NE 130th Lane, Suite 110, Kirkland, 425.285.0060; EvergreenHealth Medical Center; Oregon Health & Science University, 1985
Tuesday, 06/30/2015 11:12 PM
Farrokh Farrokhi, M.D., skull base tumors, movement disorders, minimally invasive and complex spine; Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.7525; Virginia Mason; Baylor College, 1998 Jean-Christophe (J.C.) Leveque, M.D., complex and minimally invasive spine, peripheral nerve, endoscopic pituitary surgery; Group Health, 201 16th Ave. E, Seattle, 206.326.3081; Group Health Cooperative, Virginia Mason Medical Center; Duke University, 2001