Top Doctors 2015: Palliative Care


These specialists provide medical care for people with serious illnesses, focusing on relief from related symptoms and stress

Kerry Eby,* M.D., internal medicine; Overlake Hospitalist Practice, 1035 116th Ave. NE, Bellevue, 425.688.5072; Overlake Hospital Medical Center; University of Washington, 2001

Caroline J. Hurd,* M.D., primary palliative and supportive care clinic, inpatient palliative care consultation service; Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.744.7086; Harborview, UW Medical Center; University of California, San Francisco, 2007

Hope Wechkin, M.D., hospice and palliative medicine; EvergreenHealth MedicalCenter, 12040 NE 128th St., Kirkland, 425.899.1000; EvergreenHealth; University of Washington, 1983

Palliative Care, pediatric

Ross M. Hays, M.D., Seattle Children’s Hospital, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2000; Seattle Children’s; University of Washington, 1978