2018 Top Doctors

Q&A: Seattle Top Doctor Maria Chong Says Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Will Revolutionize Radiology

Maria Chong specializes in diagnostic radiology at Radia.

Dr. Maria Chong‘s specialty is detecting and diagnosing disease, especially cancer, through imaging

Erika Almanza Brown

Meet the Seattle Top Doctor Performing Spinal Surgery with Shorter Hospital Stays and Quicker Recoveries

Northwest Neurosurgery spinal surgeon Stephen Houston is taking the delicate art of spinal surgery to the next level

Neurosurgeons perform very delicate surgeries, says Dr. Stephen Houston, but often these require only short hospital stays and result in quick recoveries

Erika Almanza Brown

Q&A: Top Doctor Carrie Horwitch on Being an HIV Care Specialist and Why America Needs Universal Health Care

Horwitch is an internal medicine specialist at Virginia Mason who sees patients throughout their lifetime

As an internal medicine specialist, Dr. Carrie Horwitch sees patients throughout their lifetime

Erika Almanza Brown

Seattle Scientists Have Invented Glasses That Might Stop Surging Cases of Nearsightedness in Children

Seattle scientists have invented glasses that may stop surging cases of myopia

This article appears in print in the April 2018 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe. Some people…

Maria Dolan

The Problem with Weed

For men, getting high may have unexpected consequences

This article appears in print in the April 2018 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe. When one…

Sally James

The Cancer Center in Bellevue Designed With Help From Cancer Survivors

Overlake Cancer Center aims to improve the cancer treatment experience

This article appears in print in the April 2018 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe. A cancer…

Megan Toal

Patients at This Seattle Surgery Center Can Go Home Just Hours After a Joint Replacement

At First Hill Surgery Center, patients can have a joint replaced in the morning and go home in the afternoon.

This article appears in print in the April 2018 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe. These days,…

Maria Dolan

The Top Doctors in Seattle for 2018

Our 18th annual list of the region's best 446 physicians in 68 medical specialties

From left to right: Mahesh Mulumudi, M.D. of The Everett Clinic, Michelle Benoit, M.D. of Kaiser Permanente Washington Bellevue Medical Center and Maria Chong, M.D. of Radia

Seattle Magazine Staff and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd, Erika Almanza Brown and Sunny Parsons

Q&A: Top Doctor Michelle Benoit Says There Is New Hope for Preventing Cancer

Many people don’t realize that cancer is becoming a more and more manageable disease, says Dr. Michelle Benoit, a top doctor in gynecologic oncology at Kaiser Permanente Washington's Bellevue Medical Center

Michelle Benoit, M.D. Kaiser Permanente Washington, Bellevue Medical Center

Erika Almanza Brown

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