Al Noriega is a neurosurgery physician assistant with UW Medicine at Northwest Hospital & Medical Center.
Al treats a wide array of neurosurgical injuries, conditions and diseases. He practices in both the outpatient clinic and in surgery to provide his patients with a positive experience and outcome. He strives to maintain strong communication between the patient and the neurosurgical team to ensure quality care for all his patients.
Al received his medical education from the University of Washington School of Medicine. He is board certified by the National Commission for the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). His clinical interest are spinal trauma, complex neurological spinal disease and disorders.
Prior to joining the NW Hospital Neurosurgery group, Al had over 20 years of experience in medicine, with 13 of those years in service with the United States Navy.
When not practicing medicine, Al enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters either traveling to Montana or partaking in family activities such as golfing, hiking or following the Seahawks, Mariners and UW athletics.