Top Doctors 2021: Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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

By CASTLE CONNOLLY MEDICAL LTD and Seattle Magazine Staff

Top-Docs_25

May 13, 2021

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

These specialists focus on comprehensive care for critically ill newborn and premature infants.

Dyan M. Simon, M.D.: neonatal care; Pediatrix Medical Group, 3326 160th Ave. S.E., Suite 450, Bellevue, 206-526-2600; EvergreenHealth Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center-First Hill Campus

Maneesh Batra, M.D.: neonatal care, neonatal nutrition, neonatal cardiology, prematurity/low birth weight infants; Seattle Children’s Hospital, OC.7.830 – Pediatric Residents, 4800 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, 206-987-2041; University of Washington Medical Center

Terrence Sweeney, M.D.: neonatal critical care, prematurity/low birth weight infants; Swedish Medical Center-First Hill Campus, 747 Broadway, Seattle, 206-386-6006

Crews

Top Doctors 2022

Seattle magazine’s 22nd annual list of the best physicians in the Puget Sound region

Many people have no idea how to find a doctor. They often rely on recommendations from friends or colleagues, or whomever their health system suggests. Personal referrals matter, but, in partnership with Castle Connolly, we’ve created a comprehensive guide of notable doctors throughout the Puget Sound area. For more than two decades, Seattle magazine has…

chen-eric_C1A8738

Top Doctors 2021: A Human Touch

Dr. Eric Chen realized he enjoyed working with patients after an initial interest in research

Name: Eric Chen, M.D., PhD. Practice and Hospital Affiliation: Hematology and medical oncology, Kaiser Permanente Bellevue Medical Center and Overlake Hospital Why did you pick your specialty? Research is what initially drew me into the field. Although I enjoyed research in the laboratory, had wonderful research mentors and considered it as a career, working directly with…

DSC_2214a_Weiss

Top Doctors 2021: A Life-Changing Experience

Her father’s heart attack persuaded Dr. Sara Weiss to become a cardiologist

Name: Sara Weiss, M.D.  Practice and Hospital Affiliation: Cardiology, Virginia Mason Medical Center Why did you pick your specialty? When I was in college, my father had a heart attack but didn’t recognize the symptoms. He did not seek medical attention until a significant amount of heart damage had occurred. Thankfully, with the help of…

DSC_1113a_Wallin

Top Doctors 2021: A Reassuring Voice

Colon and rectal surgery is ‘interesting and rewarding’

Name: Ulrik Wallin, M.D., Ph.D. Practice and Hospital Affiliation: Colon and rectal surgery, The Polyclinic Colon & Rectal Surgery (located at The Polyclinic Broadway), affiliated with Swedish First Hill. Why did you pick your specialty? I feel fortunate to be a colorectal surgeon because of the variety of ways I can help people. Many patients who see…