The Lipid Clinic Northwest at Harborview provides care for patients with high cholesterol and blood fats, a condition known as hyperlipidemia. The clinic provides advanced management of lipid disorders and related metabolic and endocrine problems, including the evaluation and management of hyperlipidemia, heart disease risk and related and contributing health problems.Services
- Laboratory testing, diet assessment and education, and physical examinations to diagnose the origin and/or cause of lipid and related abnormalities and to assess heart disease risk factors
- Individualized risk management through diet and medication
- Consultation for primary care providers on specific cases
Prescriptions for established patients are handled on a daily basis, and the clinic also performs research activities outside regularly scheduled clinic appointment hours.
Patients have the opportunity to participate in research activities. The full services of UW Medicine are also available for other specialty services or hospitalization.
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To fax documents, please use the clinic fax number: 206.744.9984