Top Doctors 2015: Pulmonary medicine

By Seattle Mag


June 30, 2015

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

Pulmonologists treat diseases of the respiratory system, such as pneumonia, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, cancer and other disorders

Joshua Benditt, M.D., pulmonary medicine, noninvasive ventilation, neuromuscular respiratory disease; UW Medical Center, Medical Specialties Clinic, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.3300; UW Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center; University of Washington, 1982

 

Todd Freudenberger, M.D., lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary embolism, endobronchial ultrasound; Overlake Medical Clinics Pulmonology, 1135 116th Ave. NE, Suite 600, Bellevue, 425.454.2671; Overlake Hospital Medical Center; University of Washington, 1984

 

Steven Kirtland, M.D., interventional and diagnostic bronchoscopy, lung cancer, interstitial lung disease; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Level 4, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6622; Virginia Mason, EvergreenHealth Medical Center; University of California, San Diego, 1986

 

Lindy S. Klaff, M.D., lung cancer diagnostics, chronic lung disease, critical care medicine; EvergreenHealth Pulmonary Care Center, 12303 NE 130th Lane, Suite 550, Kirkland, 425.899.6972; EvergreenHealth Medical Center; University of Washington, 2002

 

David K. Madtes, M.D., lung cancer screening and early detection, pulmonary complications of cancer treatment; Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave., Seattle, 206.288.6734; UW Medical Center; University of Pittsburgh, 1979

 

William Park, M.D., lung cancer diagnosis and management, critical care, obstructive sleep apnea; Southlake Clinic, Talbot Building, 4011 Talbot Road S, Renton, 425.251.5110; Valley Medical Center; University of Michigan, 1995

 

Richard Wall, M.D., MPH, pulmonary, critical care, sleep disorders; Southlake Clinic, Medical Arts Center, 4033 Talbot Road S, Suite 500, Renton, 425.251.5110; Valley Medical Center; Georgetown University, 1998

Pulmonary medicine, pediatric

Ronald L. Gibson, M.D., Ph.D., cystic fibrosis; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; Washington University, 1982


Greg J. Redding, M.D.
, division chief, Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine; chest wall and spine deformities, asthma, bronchiectasis; Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; Stanford University, 1974