Hisham K. Tamimi M.D. Accepting new patients

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Gynecologic oncology, Gynecology




Hisham K. Tamimi, M.D. is a UW professor and has been with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology faculty since 1977 as a board certified specialist in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology.

Dr. Tamimi's clinical interests include all gynecologic oncology issues but particularly related to cervical, vaginal and vulvar cancer and HPV, ovarian cancer and gestational trophoblastic disease.

Dr. Tamimi believes the treatment of gynecologic malignancies should emphasize compassion and sensitivity to the needs of the individual and should recognize the dignity of all human lives. He enjoys comprehensive and contemporary care and treatment of women.

Personal Interests

Dr. Tamimi enjoys travel and reading. 
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109


Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology


Gynecology Oncology at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor, Cascade Tower Seattle, WA 98195


Cancer care for women, Chemotherapy infusion services, Clinical trials, Complex pelvic and abdominal surgery

Cairo University of Medicine

Medical education, 1969

Northwestern Univ. Med. School

Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology

MacNeal Memorial Hospital

Internship, Medicine

Cairo Univ. Hospitals

Internship, Medicine

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center



Board Certifications
  • Gynecologic Oncology, 1980, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 1976, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology