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Critical care medicine, Pulmonary and respiratory disease care


English, Spanish, Turkish


Basak Coruh, M.D., is a board certified physician at the Medical Specialties Center at UW Medicine, service director of the UWMC Intensive Care Unit and a UW assistant professor of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Coruh cares for patients in the medical and oncology/bone marrow transplant intensive care units, provides inpatient pulmonary consultation, and also sees patients at the Pulmonary Clinic. She strives to create active partnerships with her patients to achieve the best possible outcome.

Dr. Çoruh earned her M.D. from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. Her academic time is devoted to medical education. 

Personal Interests

Reading, cooking and travel.

Medical Specialties Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


Critical care medicine, Primary care - internal medicine, Transplant surgery

Bronchoscopy Suite at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific Street, 3rd Floor, Surgical Pavilion Room 3104C Seattle, WA 98195


Biopsy (fine needle aspiration), Bronchoalveolar lavage, Endobronchial biopsy, Endobronchial ultrasound

UW - Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care

Fellowship, 2014, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

University of Washington

Teaching Appointment, 2011

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Residency, 2010

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Residency, 2009, Internal Medicine

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Internship, 2007, Internal Medicine

Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Medical education, 2006


Board Certifications
  • Critical Care Med. (Int Med), 2015, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease, 2014, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2009, American Board of Internal Medicine