Top Doctors 2017: Neurology

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Neurologists focus on disorders of the nervous system.

Kyra J. Becker, M.D., stroke, neuro-immunology, stroke in young adults, critical care; Harborview Stroke Clinic, 908 Jefferson Ave., Seattle, 206.744.9340; Harborview Medical Center; Duke University School of Medicine, 1989
     
James Duane Bowen, M.D., multiple sclerosis; Swedish Multiple Sclerosis Center, 1600 E Jefferson St., Seattle, 206.320.2200; Swedish Medical Center–Cherry Hill campus; Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1982
    
Michael R. Chun, M.D., sleep disorders, dementia; The Everett Clinic, 3901 Hoyt Ave., Everett, 425.339.5408; Providence Regional Medical Center Everett; University of Wisconsin, 1989
    
Meghana Doreswamy, M.D., epilepsy/seizure disorders, stroke, dementia, peripheral neuropathy; The Polyclinic, Neurology, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.5576; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill campus; Bangalore Medical College, India, 2002
     
John Huddlestone, M.D., multiple sclerosis; MultiCare Neuroscience Center, 915 Sixth Ave., Suite 100, Tacoma, 253.403.7277; MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital; University of Michigan Medical School, 1971     

Kimberly Mebust, M.D., sleep disorders; MultiCare Neuroscience Center, 915 Sixth Ave., Suite 200, Tacoma, 253.403.7277; MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital, MultiCare Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital; University of Connecticut, 1990
    
Ali Samii, M.D., movement disorders, Parkinson’s disease, tremor & dystonia, Huntington’s disease; University of Washington Medical Center, Neurology, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.7688; University of Washington Medical Center; McGill University, Canada, 1989
    
David W. Schmidt, M.D., stroke, epilepsy/seizure disorders, Alzheimer’s disease; Kaiser Permanente Tacoma Medical Center, 209 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Tacoma, 253.596.3300; CHI Franciscan Health St. Joseph Medical Center; University of South Florida College of Medicine, 1990
    
10 Years: Lynne P. Taylor, M.D., neuro-oncology, brain tumors, palliative care, gliomas; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Hematology/Oncology, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6193; Virginia Mason Medical Center; Washington University, St. Louis, 1982
    
Michael D. Weiss, M.D., neuromuscular disorders, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), myasthenia gravis, Guillain-Barré syndrome; University of Washington Medical Center, Neurology, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.7688; University of Washington Medical Center; Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1991

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