Kristin DeGroot, P.A.-C. is a certified physician assistant at UW Medicine's Thoracic Surgery Clinic.
DeGroot cares for patients with disorders of the lung, airways and esophagus. She believes that the provider and patient must work as team in order to deliver the best care for the patient.
DeGroot earned her M.P.A. at Samuel Merritt University. Prior to completing her physician assistant studies, she worked as a Peace Corps health volunteer. Her clinical interests include cancer and other disorders of the lung, airways and esophagus.
In her free time DeGroot enjoys skiing, hiking and spending time with family.
Education and Training
Samuel Merritt University
Medical education, 2006
Physician Assistant, 2007, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant