David Ralph, M.D., is a board certified physician and director of the General Pulmonary and Pulmonary Vascular Disease clinics at UW Medical Center and a UW associate professor of Medicine and Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Ralph provides care to patients who have significant medical problems. He thinks it is very important that patients with such disorders have a good understanding of their disease process so that they can participate in their care wisely.
Dr. Ralph earned his M.D. at Stanford. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.
He has emphasized teaching at all levels throughout his career and has received multiple teaching awards. His clinical and research interests include care of patients with pulmonary vascular disorders including pulmonary hypertension, consultative care for referral patients and primary follow-up of patients with severe pulmonary hypertension.
In his free time Dr. Ralph enjoys anything outdoors, as well as education and environmental causes.