Fuki M. Hisama M.D.

 Fuki  M. Hisama M.D.

Specialties and Expertise



Medical Genetics




Genetic Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 981957720
Phone: 206.598.4030|Map It 

Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 981957720
Phone: 206.598.4317|Map It 


Fuki Marie Hisama, M.D., is medical director of the Genetic Medicine Clinic at the University of Washington, Seattle. Dr. Hisama is a clinical geneticist. She evaluates patients who have genetic conditions or have genetic conditions in their family. She was named a "Top Doctor" by Seattle Magazine and Seattle Metropolitan Magazine.

Dr. Hisama earned her M.D. at the University of Chicago, Illinois. She completed her residency and fellowship training in neurology and genetics at Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut. She is one of a small group of individuals who hold dual board-certification in both specialties.

Dr. Hisama’s clinical interests include cancer genetics, cardiac genetics, autism genetics, pediatric and adult neurogenetics, precision medicine and genomic medicine. She conducts research on genomic medicine, neurogenetics and genetics of premature aging syndromes.

Dr. Hisama is a UW professor of medical genetics.

Personal Interests

When away from medicine, Dr. Hisama enjoys hiking and reading.


Yale Univ. School of MedicineFellowshipMedical Genetics1998
Yale Univ. School of MedicineResidencyNeurology1992
Northwestern Univ. Medical SchoolInternshipInternal Medicine1989
Univ. of ChicagoMedical education1988

Board Certifications

American Board of Medical GeneticsClinical Genetics1999
American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyNeurology1994
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