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HIV care, Primary care - internal medicine




John V.L. Sheffield, M.D. is associate chief of medicine at Harborview Medical Center, Harborview Internal Medicine Clerkship site coordinator, and a UW professor of medicine. He practices general internal medicine in Harborview clinics and inpatient wards.

Dr. Sheffield's clinical interests include general internal medicine in both clinic and hospital settings, preventive medicine, primary general medical and HIV care.

Dr. Sheffield views  himself as a teacher and strives to give his patients and trainees the best information available to make informed decisions. He encourages patients to take active responsibility for their care, and works hard to be available and support his patients between clinic visits.

He has received numerous clinical and teaching awards including listing in "Best Doctors in America."

Personal Interests

Dr. Sheffield enjoys physical fitness, reading, puzzles and sports.

Adult Medicine Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., ground floor Seattle, WA 98104


Acute episodic care, Addiction medicine, Chronic disease management, Diet and nutrition


Madison Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 2nd Floor West Clinic Seattle, WA 98104


AIDS care, Behavioral healthcare, HIV care, Infectious diseases

Harvard Medical School

Medical education, 1989

Univ. of Washington

Internship, Medicine

Univ. of Washington

Residency, Medicine


Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine, 1992, American Board of Internal Medicine