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Kyle Steinman, MD, MAS
Medical Director

Kyle Steinman, MD, MAS, is a pediatric neurologist and the Medical Director of the UW Autism Center. 

Dr. Steinman provides evaluations and consultation to address neurologic,neurodevelopmental, and other medical issues faced by children and their families. In addition, he works with the UW Autism Center leadership to develop models of medical service delivery that build on our tradition of multidisciplinary collaboration to meet the needs of families and to partner effectively with community medical providers.

Dr. Steinman is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University of Washington and an Attending Physician in Pediatric Neurology at both the UW Autism Center and Seattle Children’s Hospital. He earned his medical degree at UCLA, completed residencies in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital Oakland and child neurology at UC San Francisco, and a clinical fellowship in behavioral neurology at UC San Francisco. Dr. Steinman also earned a master’s degree in clinical research at UC San Francisco.

Dr. Steinman’s research focuses on understanding the brain differences that underlie language and cognitive functioning in individuals with autism. He is currently a co-investigator on the Simons Variation in Individuals Project. 

Dr. Steinman is board certified in Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, as well as certified in the subspecialty of Behavior Neurology and Neuropsychiatry.  He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the Child Neurology Society.