Top Doctors 2017: Adolescent Medicine

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These specialists focus on the unique medical, psychological and social challenges during the transition from childhood to adulthood, typically 10–21 years of age.

13 Years: Cora Breuner, M.D., MPH, eating disorders, obesity, sports- and trauma-related injuries; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Adolescent Medicine, 4540 Sand Point Way NE, Suite 200, Seattle, 206.987.2028; Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington Medical Center; Thomas Jefferson University, 1982 
   
Ann Giesel, M.D., adolescent gynecology, abuse/neglect, pediatric gynecology, sexually transmitted diseases; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Adolescent Medicine, 4540 Sand Point Way NE, Suite 200, Seattle, 206.987.2028; Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington Medical Center; University of Louisville School of Medicine, 1985
    
Taraneh Shafii, M.D., MPH, pediatric gynecology, adolescent gynecology, sexually transmitted diseases, anxiety & depression; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Adolescent Medicine, 4540 Sand Point Way NE, Suite 200, Seattle, 206.987.2028; Seattle Children’s Hospital, University of Washington Medical Center; University of Louisville School of Medicine, 1996

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For our 17th annual report on the Puget Sound area’s most trusted physicians, we went straight to the experts—with the help of health care research firm Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.—and asked Seattle-area doctors to recommend their peers. The list of 412 physicians, in more than 66 specialties, on the following pages is the result of those recommendations.

Andrew Inglis, M.D., airway disorders, voice disorders, laryngeal stenosis, respiratory papillomatosis; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Otolaryngology, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle 206.987.2105; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Univer

Anesthesiologists, neurologists, orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons and some psychiatrists practice pain medicine.

Hower Kwon, M.D., autism spectrum disorders, anxiety & mood disorders, ADD/ADHD; Bellevue Child Behavior Center, 365 118th Ave.