Seattle Magazine’s Top Docs for 2013

This year, 209 UW School of Medicine alumni and faculty were recognized with the title of “Top Doc,” as chosen by their peers from around the region. Congratulations to the following members of the UW Medicine community.  

*denotes UW Medicine faculty

 

Award Winner
Bessie Ann Young, M.D. ’87, Res. ’90* — Community Service Award Winner

Addiction Medicine
Ryan Caldeiro, M.D., Fel. ’09*

Adolescent Medicine
Cora C. Breuner, M.D., Fel. ’93*
Leslie R. Walker, M.D.*

Allergy and Immunology
Mary L. Farrington, M.D., Res. ’90*
Howard A. Krouse, M.D. ’70

Allergy and Immunology, Pediatrics
Suzanne Skoda-Smith, M.D.*

Anesthesiology
Robert S. Burks, M.D., Res. ’93*
David Y. Kim, M.D., Res. ’97
Guy Kuo, M.D., Res. ’93
June L. Lee, M.D. ’93, Res. ’00, ’05

Anesthesiology, Pediatrics
Charles M. Haberkern, M.D., Res. ’77*
Vince M. Lucero, M.D., Res. ’83

Autism
Charles A. Cowan, M.D.*
Bryan H. King, M.D.*

Cardiac Surgery
D. Michael McMullan, Jr., M.D., Res. ’04, ’05*

Cardiac Surgery, Pediatrics
Lester Permut, M.D.*

Cardiology
Lee C. Amsler, M.D., Res. ’82, Fel. ’86
Joshua M. Buckler, M.D., Fel. ’09
John R. Holmes, M.D. ’78, Res. ’81

Cardiology, Electrophysiology
George L. Dolack, M.D. ’81, Fel. ’89*
Christopher L. Fellows, M.D., Fel. ’85

Cardiology, Interventional
John W. Nemanich, M.D., Fel. ’88*

Cardiology, Pediatrics
Thomas K. Jones, M.D.*
Mark Lewin, M.D.*
Jack C. Salerno, M.D.*

Critical Care Medicine
Thomas K. Jones, M.D.*
Mark Lewin, M.D.*
Jack C. Salerno, M.D.*

Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics
Harris P. Baden, M.D.*
Thomas Brogan, M.D.*

Dermatology
Marcos A. Antezana, M.D. ’99
Kim Gittere-Abson, M.D. ’86
Edwin Y. Rhim, M.D. ’97, Res. ’00
Andrew R. Shors, M.D. ’00

Dermatology, Pediatrics
Julie Sleder Francis, M.D. ’84, Res. ’86, ’87, ’90
Robert Sidbury, M.D.*

Emergency Medicine
Cameron Buck, M.D.*
Kevin M. Hanson, M.D. ’98
Jacob L. Heller, M.D., Res. ’76
Thomas T. Miller, M.D., Res. ’80

Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics
George (Tony) A. Woodward, M.D.*

Endocrinology/Metabolism
Edward A. Benson, M.D. ’75

Endocrinology, Pediatrics
Cate Pihoker, M.D.*

Family Medicine
Gregory J. Allen, M.D., Res. ’79
Ann K. Begert, M.D. ’83
Robert B. Bettis, M.D., Res. ’76
John P. Gayman, M.D., Res. ’82
Fred E. Heidrich, M.D., Res. ’79, ’81
Roberta R. Sherman, M.D. ’81, Res. ’84

Fertility
Amy R. Criniti, M.D., Fel. ’06
Lee R. Hickok, M.D. ’84, Res. ’88
Julie D. Lamb, M.D., Res. ’06

Gastroenterology
Michael Gluck, M.D., Res. ’84
Craig J. Pepin, M.D. ’95, Res. ’98, Chief Res. ’99

Gastroenterology, Pediatrics
Karen F. Murray, M.D., Res. ’93*
Ghassan T. Wahbeh, M.D.*

Genetics
Kathleen A. Leppig, M.D., Fel. ’91

Genetics, Pediatrics
Margaret L. P. Adam, M.D.*

Geriatrics
Carol A. Hartley, M.D., Res. ’97
Connie J. Smith, M.D. ’84, Res. ’87
Jon P. Younger, M.D., Fel. ’90

Gynecology
Anne-Marie Amies Oelschlager, M.D.*
Linda S. Mihalov, M.D., Res. ’94
Chau-Su Ou, M.D.*
Blair B. Washington, M.D. ’02

Hand Surgery
Carleton A. Keck, M.D., Res. ’86
John A. Miyano, M.D., Fel. ’97
Heidi C. Shors, M.D., ’01, Res. ’06

Hematology
Michele B. Frank, M.D., Fel. ’00*
Henry Y. Li, M.D., Res. ’99, Fel. ’02

Hematology, Pediatrics
Dana C. Matthews, M.D, ’81, Res. ’89*

Hospital Medicine
Richard E. Davis, M.D. ’97
Shawn J. Lee, M.D. ’98, Res. ’01
Ettore G. Palazzo, M.D. ’98, Chief Res. ’02

Hospital Medicine, Pediatrics
Eileen J. Klein, M.D., Res. ’92*
Darren S. Migita, M.D., Res. ’99*
Glen S. Tamura, M.D., Res. ’90*

Infectious Disease
Peter A. Hashisaki, M.D. ’75
John S. Pauk, M.D., Res. ’96
Robert L. Thompson, M.D., Res. ’75

Infectious Disease, Pediatrics
Zachary I. Miller, M.D., Res. ’77
Danielle M. Zerr, M.D., Res. ’93*

Internal Medicine
Bonnie V. Baker, M.D., Res. ’09
Marc R. Mitchell, M.D., Res. ’96, Chief Res. ’97
Charles C. Nam, M.D. ’92
Ralph A. Rossi, M.D., Res. ’93
Christopher H. Smith, M.D., Res. ’92, Chief Res. ’93

Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Edith Y. Cheng, M.D. ’87, Res. ’91*
David A. Luthy, M.D., Res. ’79
Terrance J. Sweeney, M.D. ’80

Nephrology
Andrew Brockenbrough, M.D., Res. ’01, Chief Res. ’02, Fel. ’03, ’05*
Rex F. Ochi, M.D. ’80, Res. ’83, ’86
Ilan Zawadzki, M.D. ’86, Fel. ’87

Nephrology, Pediatrics
Laurie S. Fouser, M.D., Res. ’82
Jordan M. Symons, M.D.*

Neurology
Richard A. Mesher, M.D. ’79
Timothy A. Scearce, M.D., Res.’89, ’92

Neurology, Pediatrics
Sidney M. Gospe, Jr., M.D., Ph.D.*

Neurosurgery
Farrokh R. Farrokhi, M.D., Res. ’05, Fel. ’06

Neurosurgery, Pediatrics
Richard G. Ellenbogen, M.D.*
Jeffrey G. Ojemann, M.D.*

Obstetrics
Karen L. Bohmke, M.D., Res. ’84
Emily J. Norland, M.D., Res. ’08

Occupational Medicine
Timothy M. Gilmore, M.D. ’81, Res. ’82, ’84

Oncology
Eric Y. Chen, M.D., Res. ’02, Fel. ’06
Hank G. Kaplan, M.D., Res. ’74, Chief Res. ’77
Aimee D. Kohn, M.D., Res. ’01, Fel. ’02*

Oncology, Breast Cancer (Medical)
Julie R. Gralow, M.D., Fel. ’05*
Kristine J. Rinn, M.D. ’92, Res. ’95
Nanette G. Robinson, M.D., Fel. ’96

Oncology, Breast Cancer (Surgical)
Richard B. Clarfeld, M.D., Res. ’79
Christine A. Lee, M.D., Res. ’93
Debra G. Wechter, M.D., Res. ’85

Oncology, Lung Cancer
Renato Martins, M.D.*

Oncology, Cancer Specialist, Pediatric
Douglas S. Hawkins, M.D., Res. ’93*
Julie R. Park, M.D., Res. ’91, Fel. ’93*

Oncology, Cancer Specialist, Radiation
Daniel M. Landis, M.D. ’01, Ph.D. ’99
Vivek K. Mehta, M.D. ’97
Eric W. Taylor, M.D. ’78, Res. ’81, ’82

Oncology, Colorectal Cancer (Medical)
Colorectal Cancer (Medical)
Tim Carlos, M.D.*
Philip J. Gold, M.D., Res. ’94

Oncology, Gynecologic Cancer (Medical and Surgical)
Charles W. Drescher, M.D., Res. ’83

Ophthalmology
Charles D. Birnbach, M.D., Res. ’96, Fel. ’98
Elizabeth S. Choy, M.D. ’84, Ph.D. ’85, Res. ’89
Michael E. Lee, M.D., Res. ’90 /p>

Ophthalmology, Pediatric
Avery H. Weiss, M.D.*

Orthopedics
William P. Barrett, M.D., Res. ’85*
Capt. Christopher P. Cannon, M.D. ’92
Lyle S. Sorensen, M.D. ’88, Res. ’93
Thomas D. Chi, M.D., Res. ’99, ’04
Nancy J. Kadel, M.D. ’88
Craig M. McAllister, M.D. ’85

Orthopedics, Pediatric
Mark C. Dales, M.D.*

Otolaryngology
Andrew F. Inglis, Jr., M.D., Res. ’87, Fel. ’87
Kathleen C. Y. Sie, M.D., Res. ’90, Fel. ’91

Pain Medicine
Hyun Hong, M.D., Res. ’03
Praveen K. Mambalam, M.D., Fel. ’09
Leslie R. Walker, M.D.*

Pain Medicine, Pediatrics
Sally E. Rampersad, M.D.*
Gary A. Walco, Ph.D.*
Howard A. Krouse, M.D. ’70

Pathology
David J. Corwin, M.D., Res. ’82

Pathology, Pediatrics
Joe R. Rutledge, M.D., Res. ’79*
David Y. Kim, M.D., Res. ’97
Guy Kuo, M.D., Res. ’93
June L. Lee, M.D. ’93, Res. ’00, ’05

Pediatrics
Jill K. Allen, M.D. ’79, Res. ’82
Emmanuel J. Eusebio, M.D. ’90, Res. ’93
Robert C. Nohle, Jr., M.D. ’95, Res. ’98, Chief Res. ’99
Kristin C. Nyweide, M.D., Res. ’06
Kathy A. Risse, M.D. ’97
Gayle E. Thuot, M.D. ’72, Res. ’75

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Susan Apkon, M.D.*
James R. Babington, M.D. ’06, Res. ’10
Andrew S. Friedman, M.D., Res. ’93
Bryan H. King, M.D.*

Plastic/Cosmetic Surgery
Daniel L. Downey, M.D. ’83, B.S. ’79
Gavin M. Dry, M.D., Res. ’00, Fel. ’01
F. Frank Isik, M.D., Res. ’93, ’95
Craig S. Murakami, M.D. ’83

Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery
James Schlenker, Jr., M.D., Res. ’05, Fel. ’09

Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, Pediatrics
Joseph Gruss, M.D.*
Richard A. Hopper, M.D.*

Psychiatry
John Frederick, M.D., Res. ’97
Marty H. Hoiness, M.D. ’95, Res. ’99
Kelan R. Koenig, M.D. ’95, Res. ’99
Christopher L. Fellows, M.D., Fel. ’85

Psychiatry, Geriatric
Mark B. Snowden, M.D. ’90, Res. ’93*

Psychiatry, Pediatric
Kathleen M. Myers, M.D., Fel. ’84*
James A. Parker, M.D. ’80, Res. ’84

Pulmonary Medicine
Derel Finch, M.D. ’95, Fel. ’01
Todd H. Freudenberger, M.D. ’94
Anthony J. Gerbino, M.D., Res. ’95, Chief Res. ’96
Mary Horan, M.D.*
Jon S. Huseby, M.D., Res. ’73, Chief Res. ’74, Res. ’75, Fel. ’76
Steven H. Kirtland, M.D., Res. ’93, Fel. ’94

Radiology, Diagnostic
Maria Chong, M.D. ’92, Res. ’93, ’97
David L. Coy, M.D. ’00, Ph.D. ’98, Res. ’01, ’05, Fel. ’06
Kristin A. Manning, M.D., Res. ’00, Fel. ’01
Udo P. Schmiedl, M.D., Fel. ’90, ’92
Justin K. Yoon, M.D., Res. ’01, Fel. ’02

Radiology, Interventional
David H. Robinson, M.D. ’91, Res. ’96, Fel. ’98

Radiology, Pediatric
Dennis W. Shaw, M.D. ’83, Res. ’85, ’90, Fel. ’91, ’92
Kevin M. Hanson, M.D. ’98
Jacob L. Heller, M.D., Res. ’76
Thomas T. Miller, M.D., Res. ’80

Rheumatology
Julie L. Carkin, M.D., Res. ’90, Fel. ’91
Jeffrey S. Carlin, M.D., Fel. ’80
Jennifer D. Gorman, M.D. ’95
Florence C. Hsu, M.D., Res. ’97, Fel. ’02
Pamela K. Sheets, M.D., Fel. ’88
Mary A. Wemple, M.D., Res. ’98, Fel. ’00

Rheumatology, Pediatric
Carol A. Wallace, M.D., Fel. ’76, Res. ’77, Fel. ’79*

Sports Medicine
David J. Belfie, M.D. ’93, Res. ’98
Christopher Maeda, M.D., Fel. ’05
Michael E. Morris, M.D., Res. ’86

Surgery
Darlene Barr, M.D., Fel. ’93*
Mark T. Brakstad, M.D. ’83
Lily Chang, M.D., Res. ’02
Michael G. Florence, M.D., Res. ’80
Eric J. Froines, M.D. ’86
Marion C. Johnson, M.D., Res. ’97
Michael A. Towbin, M.D., Res. ’88

Surgery, General, Pediatric
Adam B. Goldin, M.D., Fel. ’05*
Robert S. Sawin, M.D., Res. ’89*
John H. T. Waldhausen, M.D., Res. ’93*

Thoracic Surgery
Alexander Farivar, M.D., Res. ’07
Donald E. Low, M.D., Res. ’87

Transplantation
Christian S. Kuhr, M.D. ’88, Res. ’94, Fel. ’96

Transplantation, Pediatric
Patrick J. Healey, M.D., Res. ’97*

Urology and Urologic Surgery
Andrew Deck, M.D., Res. ’01
Marc A. Lowe, M.D., Res. ’91
Richard W. Grady, M.D., Fel. ’98*

Vascular Surgery
Kathleen D. Gibson, M.D. ’94, Res. ’99, Fel. ’01
Daniel F. Neuzil, M.D., B.S. ’83

This information was sourced from the online version of Seattle Magazine’s 2013 “Top Doctors.”

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