Top Doctors 2015: Oncology, general

By Seattle Mag

June 30, 2015

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

Medical oncologists specialize in treating cancer with chemotherapy; surgical oncologists specialize in the removal of tumors and cancerous tissue and perform biopsies; radiation oncologists specialize in treating cancer with radiation therapy. Physicians with subspecialties in treating cancer can also be found under listings for Colon & Rectal Surgery, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, General Surgery, Hematology, Neurology, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Plastic Surgery, Pulmonary Medicine, Thoracic Surgery and Urology.

Virginia Broudy, M.D., hematologic malignancies, myeloproliferative disorders, HIV-associated cancer; Harborview Hematology/Oncology Clinic, 325 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.744.7361; Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center; University of California, San Francisco, 1980


Eric Y. Chen, M.D., Ph.D., hematologic malignancies; Group Health, Central Seattle campus, 201 16th Ave. E, Seattle, 206.326.3111; Bellevue campus, 11511 NE 10th St., 425.502.3690; Overlake Hospital Medical Center, Virginia Mason Medical Center; University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1999


Ajay Gopal, M.D., lymphoma, stem cell transplantation, novel targeted therapies; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave. E, MS G3200, Seattle, 206.288.6202; UW Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.3300; UW Medical Center; Emory University, 1993


Richard G. Ingber, M.D., medical oncology, hematology; Oncology & Hematology Clinic, Valley Professional Center North, 3915 Talbot Road S, Suite 300, Renton, 425.656.5570; Valley Medical Center; Yale University, 1991


Henry G. Kaplan, M.D., breast cancer, lymphoma, multiple myeloma; Swedish Cancer Institute, Arnold Building, 1221 Madison St., Suite 500, Seattle, 206.386.2828; Swedish Medical Center; University of Rochester, 1972


Henry Li,** M.D., general oncology, hematology; The Polyclinic, Madison Center, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.2371; Swedish Medical Center; Stanford University, 1996

Oncology, pediatric

Doug S. Hawkins, M.D., associate division chief, Cancer and Blood Disorders Center; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; Harvard University, 1990


Julie R. Park, M.D., neuroblastoma; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; University of Vermont, 1988