Top Doctors 2020: Pulmonary Disease

Part of our 20th annual list of the region's best physicians
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Pulmonologists treat diseases of the respiratory system, such as pneumonia, bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, cancer and other disorders.

Linda C. Anderson, M.D., asthma, pulmonary vascular disease, respiratory infections; The Polyclinic Madison Center, Pulmonary Medicine, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.2362; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill

Todd D. Freudenberger, M.D., lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary embolism; Overlake Clinics, Pulmonary Medicine, 1231 116th Ave. NE, Suite 400, Bellevue, 425.454.2671; Overlake Medical Center

Ronald J. Green, M.D., adult and pediatric sleep disorders/apnea, adult and pediatric pulmonology, smoking cessation; The Everett Clinic, Pulmonary Medicine, 3901 Hoyt Ave., Everett, 425.339.5410; Providence Regional Medical Center Everett

Steven H. Kirtland, M.D., lung cancer, interstitial lung disease, bronchoscopy; Virginia Mason Pulmonary Medicine, 925 Seneca St., Seattle, 206.223.6634; Virginia Mason Medical Center

Samuel T. Nadler, M.D., Ph.D., respiratory distress syndrome, chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD), respiratory failure; The Polyclinic Madison Center, Pulmonary Medicine, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.4662; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill

Ganesh Raghu, M.D., sarcoidosis and interstitial lung disease, pulmonary fibrosis, lung transplant medicine; General Pulmonary Clinic at University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.4615; University of Washington Medical Center

Credentials
A guide to the abbreviations used in this list to indicate medical and professional degrees:

DMD Doctor of Dental Medicine
D.O. Doctor of Osteopathy
MBA Master of Business Administration
MBChB Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (U.K. and other countries outside the U.S.)
M.D. Doctor of Medicine
MPH Master of Public Health
MSCE Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology
MS/MSCI Master of Science (many countries outside the U.S.)
Ph.D. Doctor of Philosophy (doctorate)
Each physician’s primary practice location is listed after their specialties; additional hospital affiliations follow.

* One asterisk after a physician’s name means the physician is not seeing new patients, but may refer within the department, group or practice.
** Two asterisks mean that the physician is not seeing new patients, but can take new patients by referral. The doctor may also take relatives of current patients.

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