Jonathan A. Jefferson M.D. Accepting new patients

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Kidney care (nephrology), Transplant surgery




Jonathan Jefferson, M.D., is a physician with Kidney Care and Transplant Services at UW Medical Center and a UW professor of Medicine and and Nephrology and UW's director of education for Nephrology.

Dr. Jefferson specializes in glomerular disease, familial kidney disease, electrolyte disorders and kidney transplantation. He believes excellence in patient care is achieved by integration of the latest medical knowledge with the compassion and understanding of individual needs.

Dr. Jefferson earned his M.D. from Queen's University of Belfast in Northern Ireland. He has expertise in familial renal disease, general nephrology including dialysis and transplantation, electrolyte disorders, glomerular disease and the role of vascular endothelial growth factor in proteinuria.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Jefferson enjoys golf, skiing, traveling with his wife and son and choral music.
Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UW Medical Center

Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


Cancer care (pancreas), Kidney care (nephrology), Transplant surgery

Glomerular Disease Kidney Clinic at UW Medical Center

Glomerular Disease Kidney Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific Street, 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98195


Kidney care (nephrology)

Belfast City Hospital

Fellowship, 2002, Nephrology

UW - Division of Nephrology

Fellowship, 2000, Nephrology

Belfast City Hospital

Fellowship, 1997, Nephrology

Queen's University of Belfast

Ph.D, 1995

Royal Victoria Hospital

Residency, 1993, Internal Medicine

Royal Victoria Hospital

Internship, 1990, General Surgery

Queen's University of Belfast

Medical education, 1989