Top Doctors 2019: Internal Medicine

Part of our 19th annual list of the region's best physicians
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This article appears in print in the April 2019 issue, as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe.

Internists focus on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of adult diseases, usually involving long-term, comprehensive care. Internal medicine specialists and family medicine specialists serve as primary care physicians.

Edward S. Dy, M.D., diabetes; University of Washington Neighborhood Factoria Clinic, Internal Medicine, 13231 SE 36th St., Suite 110, Bellevue, 425.957.9000; University of Washington Medical Center; University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Philippines, 1991

Laine Marie Gawthrop, M.D., psychosomatic disorders, anxiety and depression, addiction/substance abuse; Pacific Medical Centers, Totem Lake, 12910 Totem Lake Blvd. NE, Suite 101, Kirkland, 425.814.5000; Swedish Medical Center–Cherry Hill; West Virginia University School of Medicine, 2004

Carrie Horwitch, M.D., MPH, HIV, LGBTQ care, general internal medicine; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.583.2299; Virginia Mason Medical Center; University of Arizona College of Medicine, 1987

Lisa M. Ivanjack, M.D., preventive medicine, women’s health, chronic illness; Pacific Medical Centers, Canyon Park, 1909 214th St. SE, Suite 300, Bothell, 425.412.7200; Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine, 1997

Elton R. Lee, M.D., MPH,* preventive medicine, cardiology; The Polyclinic Madison Center, Internal Medicine, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.4556; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill; Tufts University School of Medicine, 1993

James Lund, M.D.,** infectious disease, preventive medicine; Pacific Medical Centers, Totem Lake, 12910 Totem Lake Blvd., Suite 10, Kirkland, 425.814.5080; EvergreenHealth, Swedish Medical Center–Edmonds; University of Missouri School of Medicine, 1991

Lisa Oswald, M.D., geriatric medicine; Pacific Medical Centers, Beacon Hill, 1200 12th Ave. S, Seattle, 206.326.2400; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill; University of Minnesota Medical School, 2001

Genevieve L. Pagalilauan, M.D., primary care; General Internal Medicine Center at University of Washington Medical Center–Roosevelt, 4245 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, 206.598.8750; University of Washington Medical Center; University of Washington School of Medicine, 2000

Caroline S. Rhoads, M.D.,** preventive medicine; Adult Medicine Clinic at Harborview, 325 Ninth Ave. W, Seattle, 206.744.5865; Harborview Medical Center; University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 1989

Sundance Rogers, M.D., women’s health, geriatric medicine, preventive medicine; Virginia Mason Bainbridge Island Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1344 Wintergreen Lane NE, Bainbridge, 206.842.5632; Virginia Mason Medical Center; University of Florida College of Medicine, 1993

Ralph A. Rossi, M.D.,** diabetes, hypertension; The Polyclinic Madison Center, Internal Medicine, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.4693; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill; University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, 1991

John V.L. Sheffield, M.D.,** AIDS/HIV, preventive medicine; Adult Medicine Clinic at Harborview, 325 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.520.5000; Harborview Medical Center; Harvard Medical School, 1989

Paul A. Smith, M.D., internal medicine, primary care; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Internal Medicine, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.583.2299; Virginia Mason Medical Center; University of Washington School of Medicine, 1980

Michael C. Soung, M.D., primary care; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Internal 
Medicine, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.583.2299; Virginia Mason Medical 
Center; Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2003

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