UW Medicine’s top doctors in Seattle Magazine

Scan of first page of Seattle Magazine Top Doctors' 2017 article 

View the full list of 2017 Top Doctors at Seattle Magazine​.​​

​​​Each year, Seattle Magazine publishes its annual report on the Puget Sound area’s most trusted physicians. With the help of the independent healthcare research firm, Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., the magazine asks Seattle-area doctors to recommend their peers. This year—the 17th year the report has been issued—​more than 2,700 healthcare professionals participated, with 8,700 nominations. Of the 412 physicians selected as “Top Doctors” of the region, 175 are affiliated with UW Medicine.

Two UW Medicine doctors are featured in articles in the 2017 Top Doctors edition:

  • Dr. Frederick Matsen, M.D., reconstructive shoulder surgeon, University of Washington Medical Center
  • Dr. Michael Sayre, UW professor of emergency medicine and medical director of Seattle Medic One​

The UW Medicine doctors on this year’s list (ordered alphabetically by specialty):

Specialties: A  M

Addiction Psychiatry

Adolescent Medicine

Allergy & Immunology

Allergy & Immunology, Pediatric

Cancer Specialties: Hematology

Cancer Specialties: Hematology-Oncology, Pediatric

Cancer Specialties: Gynecologic Oncology

Cancer Specialties: Medical Oncology

Cancer Specialties: Radiation Oncology

Cardiology Specialties: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Cardiology Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease

Cardiology Specialties: Interventional Cardiology

Cardiology Specialties: Pediatric Cardiology

Cardiology Specialties: Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

Clinical Genetics

Colon & Rectal Surgery


Developmental/Behavioral, Pediatric

Diagnostic Radiology

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Endocrinology, Pediatric

Family Medicine


Gastroenterology, Pediatric

Geriatric Medicine

Geriatric Psychiatry

Hand Surgery

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease, Pediatric

Internal Medicine

Maternal & Fetal Medicine

Specialties: N  Z

Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine


Nephrology, Pediatric

Neurological Surgery


Neurology, Pediatric


Nuclear Medicine

Obstetrics & Gynecology


Orthopedic Surgery


Otolaryngology, Pediatric

Pain Medicine



Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Plastic Surgery


Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Pulmonary Disease

Pulmonology, Pediatric

Reproductive Endocrinology


Rheumatology, Pediatric


Surgery, Pediatric

Urogynecology/Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery


Urology, Pediatric

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Vascular Surgery

Scan of first page of Seattle Magazine Top Doctors' 2017 article 

View the full list of 2017 Top Doctors at Seattle Magazine​.​​