Top Doctors 2015: Hematology

By Seattle Mag


July 1, 2015

This article originally appeared in the July 2015 issue of Seattle Magazine.

Hematologists treat blood diseases such as cancer, lymphoma, anemia and sickle cell disease. Oncologists and other internal medicine practitioners work in this specialty

David M. Aboulafia, M.D., HIV/AIDS, lymphoproliferative disorders, general hematology; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Buck Pavilion, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6193; Virginia Mason, University of Washington (clinical professor); University of Michigan, 1983

Michele Frank, M.D., hematology/oncology, medical oncology; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at EvergreenHealth, Halvorson Cancer Center, 12040 NE 128th St., Suite Silver 1600, Kirkland, 425.899.3181; EvergreenHealth Medical Center; University of Pittsburgh, 1994

Michael Linenberger, M.D., thrombotic (clotting) and bleeding disorders, anemia and abnormal blood counts, low-grade hematologic malignancies; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave. E, Seattle, 206.288.1260; UW Medical Center; University of Kansas, 1982

Hematology, pediatric

Dana C. Matthews, M.D., anemia, hemostasis, thrombosis, autoimmune cytopenias; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; University of Washington, 1981