Heemun Kwok M.D., M.S. Accepting new patients

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Emergency medicine




Heemun Kwok, M.D., M.S., is a board certified physician in the Emergency Department at Harborview Medical Center and a UW assistant professor of Emergency Medicine.

Dr. Kwok enjoys working with patients of all ages and from all facets of society. He is grateful to have the opportunity to treat patients with a wide breadth of medical conditions.

Dr. Kwok earned his M.D. from UC San Francisco. He completed a residency in emergency medicine at the University of New Mexico and a clinical research fellowship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. He joined the UW faculty in 2011. He is a member of the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine. He also conducts research on optimal strategies for the treatment of cardiac arrest.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Kwok enjoys mountaineering, backcountry skiing and amateur soccer coaching.
Emergency Department at Harborview

Emergency Department at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Burn care, Critical care medicine, Emergency medicine, Pediatric trauma care

UCLA Medical Center

Master, 2011, Epidemiology

Univ. of California, San Francisco

Medical education, 1999

University of New Mexico

Residency, Emergency Medicine

University of New Mexico

Internship, Emergency Medicine

Harbor - UCLA Medical Center


David Geffen School of Medicine

Teaching Appointment


Board Certifications
  • Emergency Medicine, 2004, American Board of Emergency Medicine