Douglas S. Paauw M.D.
- HIV care
- Internal medicine
Patient Ratings and Reviews
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Dr Paauw is the best doctor anyone could ask for. Understanding, converses etc
Dr. Douglas Paauw is the best doctor on the face of the earth. So unbelievably caring and compassionate. I am blessed to have him as my doctor.
DR. PAAUW IS A LIFE SAVER BEST DOC EVER
Dr. Paauw and all of the professionals and office workers in his office are amazing. They obviously care about the patients and are superbly trained professionals. I would highly recommend Dr. Paauw and this office to others. It is great that so many students are being trained in this environment by Dr. Paauw.
*Dr. Paauw has been the best primary care physician I've ever had. He is very generous with his time & very thorough with his examination - I have her suggestions for improving his practice.
*Douglas Paauw is an excellent person and doctor and I am very lucky to have such doctor to be my family provider.
My total experience throughout my care at UW has been great! The fact that my […] has its own inherent challenges Dr Paauw has been Terrific managing all aspects of my care!
*Dr. Paauw, his care team, and the scheduling and front desk staff provided excellent care and service. Thank you!
*Doug Paauw always make everything better, this clinic staff thinks he's the best & it shows in their work ethic. I can not say enough great thinks about UW Medicine & the UW! What would our state do without the UW in all ways it provides medical help, educating students for future jobs etc. & on & on & on! Thank you *Dr. Paauw & UW!
Dr. Paauw is consistently caring, helpful, and informative and I have always felt extremely well-listened to with every interaction. I cannot imagine having a better doctor.
*Dr. Paauw is awesome physician! Thank you *Dr. Paauw & U of W.
none. Dr. Paauw is exceptional, with medical knowledge, communication skills, and empathy that are unparalleled!
The Roosevelt Clinic has such a good team - from the people who check you in, to the people that check you out, it's seamless. I also really appreciate that when I call occasionally with a question or problem or gets back to me quickly with an answer - *Dr. Paauw, if goes without saying, is a fabulous doctor and a great fit for me. He has helped me so much battling a chronic illness. Always listening and always encouraging!
I am very fortunate to have Dr. Paauw as my PCP. He's a tremendous and kind physician. [...] was terrific in taking care of me before Dr. Paauw saw me.
About Douglas S. Paauw
Douglas Paauw, M.D., is a board certified physician at the General Internal Medicine and Virology clinics at UWMC-Roosevelt, the UW’s Rathmann Family Foundation Endowed Chair in Patient-Centered Clinical Education and a UW professor of General Internal Medicine. He is also director of the UW Medical Student Program.
Dr. Paauw enjoys getting to know his patients and providing personalized comprehensive care. He feels his role is to help educate patients, listen to their needs and together work on appropriate goals and treatments.
Dr. Paauw earned his M.D. at the University of Michigan. His clinical and research interests include primary care of patients with HIV disease and sarcoidosis.
In his free time Dr. Paauw enjoys softball, basketball, professional sports and travel.
Education and Training
Univ. of Michigan Medical SchoolMedical education, 1985UW - Division of General Internal MedicineResidency, MedicineUW - Division of General Internal MedicineInternship, Medicine
- Internal Medicine, 1988, American Board of Internal Medicine