Top Doctors 2021: Addiction Psychiatry

Part of our 21st annual list of the region's best physicians

By CASTLE CONNOLLY MEDICAL LTD and Seattle Magazine Staff

Top-Docs

May 12, 2021

This article originally appeared in the May/June 2021 issue of Seattle Magazine.

This subspecialty within psychiatry focuses on diagnosing and treating substance abuse and addiction.

Ray C. Hsaio, M.D.: substance abuse, depression, behavioral disorders; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, 206-987-2164

Hower Kwon, M.D.: telemedicine, anxiety and mood disorders, ADD/ADHD, autism spectrum disorders; Seattle Children’s Hospital, CAC – Autism Center, 4909 25th Ave. N.E., Bellevue, 206-987-8080; University of Washington Medical Center, Bellevue Child Behavior Center

Carol M. Rockhill, M.D., Ph.D: anxiety and mood disorders, psychopharmacology; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way N.E., OA.5.154 – Child Psychiatry, Seattle, 206-987-2164 

 

 

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