Claudia A. Finkelstein M.D.C.M.

 Claudia  A. Finkelstein M.D.C.M.

Specialties and Expertise

Geriatric Medicine, Primary Care - Internal Medicine


Primary Care


English, French, Spanish


Primary Location

Long Term Care Services UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.3300|Map It 

Behavioral Health Recovery Case Management Programs at Harborview

401 Broadway, 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.9600|Map It 


Claudia Finkelstein, M.D.C.M., is a board certified physician with Long Term Care Services at UW Medicine and a UW associate professor of General Internal Medicine.

 Dr. Finkelstein firmly believes that patients and their families are the most important part of the healthcare equation. She likes to combine her medical knowledge with their beliefs and wishes to develop care plans that are individualized and agreed upon.

 Dr. Finkelstein earned her M.D.C.M. at McGill University in Montreal. Her current main area of interest is that of physician health, believing that well-adjusted, resilient, thriving physicians will provide excellent care to their patients, teaching to their trainees, and a positive presence to their loved ones. She also has clinical interests in women's health, physician-patient interaction and medical education.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Finkelstein enjoys meditation, being outdoors and being with family.


McGill Univ. Faculty of MedicineMedical education1986


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine1989
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