Thomas R. Easterling M.D.

Thomas R. Easterling M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Cardiology, High-Risk Obstetrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine






Maternal and Infant Care Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, SW 350
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4070|Map It 

Prenatal Diagnosis Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, SW 350
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Maternal Infant Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 6th Floor Pacific Tower
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4616|Map It 

Maternal Fetal Medicine Clinic - Yakima

3003 Tieton Dr., Ste. 240
Yakima, WA 98902
Phone: 855.464.6298|Map It 


Dr. Easterling is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and maternal fetal medicine. He is specialist in the management of hypertension in pregnancy and medical complications such as heart disease, renal disease, and transplantation during pregnancy. He works with a core of specialists in Internal Medicine to provide comprehensive care of women with medically complicated pregnancies.

Patient Care Philosophy

Dr. Easterling works to provide women with medical complications sufficient information so that they can make personal decisions about their desires to have babies. He works to provide an “atmosphere of obstetric normalcy” in the context of medical management of complicated pregnancies such that his patients feel safe while aware of possible complications.

Personal Interests

  • Gardening – mainly growing tomatoes
  • Skiing – trying to keep up with my son in the back country
  • Climbing and mountaineering
  • Yoga
  • Fishing

Clinical Interests

  • Maternal hypertension
  • Maternal cardiac, renal, pulmonary disease
  • Maternal solid organ transplantation
  • Rh sensitization

Scope of Care

  • Preconceptional care for women with medical complications desiring pregnancy.
  • Preconceptional care to women with prior adverse obstetrical outcomes due to hypertension.
  • Complete pregnancy care of pregnancies complicated by medical problems.

Research Interests

  • Obstetrical hypertension
  • Preeclampsia
  • Management of Maternal Hypertension in Low Resource Settings - India
  • Obstetrical pharmacology

Univ. of North Carolina SOMMedical education1981
Oregon Health & Science UniversityResidencyOB\GYN
UW - Dept. of SurgeryFellowshipMaternal Fetal Medicine


Board Certifications

American Board of Obstetrics & GynecologyMaternal & Fetal Medicine1989
American Board of Obstetrics & GynecologyObstetrics & Gynecology1988
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