William A. Altemeier M.D.

William A. Altemeier M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Pulmonary Disease

Services

Lung Care and Lung Transplantation Services

Languages

English

Locations

General Pulmonary Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4615|Map It 

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance - SCCA Inpatient Unit at UWMC

825 Eastlake Ave. E
Seattle, WA 98109-102
Phone: 855.557.0555|Map It 

Bio

Dr. Altemeier is a specialist in transcriptional regulation during acute lung injury. He is a UW associate professor of medicine at the University of Washington and an affiliate investigator at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Patient Care Philosophy

Dr. Altemeier is particularly interested in critical care medicine and smoking-related chronic lung disease.

Personal Interests

Outside of work, he enjoys reading, bicycling and hiking.

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Vanderbilt Univ. Sch. of MedicineMedical education1992
UW - Dept. of MedicineFellowshipPulmonary & Critical Care Medicine
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineInternshipInternal Medicine
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineResidencyInternal Medicine

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1992

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Internal MedicineCritical Care Medicine1998
American Board of Internal MedicinePulmonary Disease1997
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