Wendy A. Cohen M.D.

Wendy A. Cohen M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Diagnostic Radiology, Neuroradiology, Radiology & Imaging


Radiology and Imaging Services




Primary Location

Radiology/Imaging Services at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.3105|Map It 


Dr. Cohen is the chief of service for radiology at Harborview Medical Center and vice chair for the Department of Radiology. Her specialty is neuroradiology. Dr. Cohen earned her bachelor’s degree at Wellesley College in Boston and went on to receive her medical degree from Harvard Medical School, also in Boston. She did her internship at Boston City Hospital in general surgery, her residency at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in diagnostic radiology and her fellowship at New York University Medical Center in neuroradiology.

Dr. Cohen came to the University of Washington in 1987 after spending seven years at New York University Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital Medical Center. She has been a UW professor of radiology and neurological surgery since 1999. Since 2008 she has been chief of service for radiology at Harborview Medical Center and with that title came membership with Harborview’s Medical Executive Board and vice chairman of radiology at Harborview Medical Center.

Patient Care Philosophy

I firmly believe in the mission statement for Harborview Medical Center that includes the recognition that the delivery of the highest quality of healthcare is enhanced by strong commitment to teaching, community service and research.

Personal Interests

I have long been involved in the theater and continue to participate in local musical theater groups as well as other theater groups.

Clinical Interests



Harvard Medical SchoolMedical education1975
Boston University - School of MedicineInternshipSurgery
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical CenterResidencyDiagnostic Radiology
New York University Medical CenterFellowshipDiagnostic Radiology


Board Certifications

American Board of RadiologyDiagnostic Radiology1979
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