Top Doctors 2017: Colon & Rectal Surgery

FROM THE PRINT EDITION |
 
 

These physicians treat diseases of the intestinal tract, colon and rectum.

Alessandro Fichera, M.D., minimally invasive surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, colon and rectal cancer and surgery; University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St., Surgical Pavilion, Seattle, 206.598.4477; University of Washington Medical Center; Catholic University of Rome, Italy, 1989
     
Harry A. Kahn, M.D., colon and rectal cancer and surgery, Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, robotic surgery; EvergreenHealth Surgical Care, 12333 NE 130th Lane, Suite 420, Kirkland, 425.899.5500; EvergreenHealth; Jefferson Medical College, 1989
    
Joshua Levin, M.D., colon and rectal surgery, diverticulitis, colonoscopy; MultiCare Colon and Rectal Surgery, 3124 S 19th St., Suite 220, Tacoma, 253.301.6885; MultiCare Allenmore Hospital; Boston University, 2002
    
14 Years: Steven Medwell, M.D., Crohn’s disease, hemorrhoids; The Polyclinic, Colorectal Surgery, 1145 Broadway, Seattle, 206.860.4440; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill campus; Indiana University, 1973

Related Content

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.