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General surgery, Hernia repair, Surgical critical care, Trauma care




Hugh M. Foy, M.D., is director of the Surgical Specialties Clinic at Harborview, a UW professor of Surgery and a founding head of the UW Medicine's Wind River College. Dr. Foy has been recognized as UW Teacher of the Year by graduating medical students four times, earning the title of Teacher Superior in Perpetuity. He has also been named UW's Distinguished Teacher of the Year and as a Top Doctor by US News and World Report. 

Dr. Foy feels fortunate to practice in the dynamic and exciting field of general and trauma surgery caring for patients from all walks of life and cultural backgrounds. He believes each patient is unique.

Dr. Foy earned his M.D. from the University of Nebraska. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is board-certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.

Personal Interests

Dr. Foy enjoys water sports, hiking, music and architecture.
general surgery clinic at harborview

General Surgery Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Avenue Maleng Building, 7th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Emergency medicine, General surgery, Trauma care

Univ. of Nebraska

Medical education, 1978

UW - Burn Fellowship

Fellowship, Burn Surgery

UW - Dept. of Surgery


UW - Dept. of Surgery


UW - Dept. of Surgery



Board Certifications
  • Surgical Critical Care, 1993, American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery, 1985, American Board of Surgery