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General neurology, Neurosciences




Michael Williams, M.D., is a board certified neurologist at UW Medical Center, director of the Adult and Transitional Hydrocephalus Program and the Intracranial Hypertension Program and a UW professor of Neurology and Neurological Surgery.

Dr. Williams is an expert in hydrocephalus and cerebrospinal fluid disorders, with over 25 years of experience in these fields. He strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Williams earned his M.D. from Indiana University. His clinical and research interests include the longitudinal care and outcomes of congenital, idiopathic normal pressure and acquired hydrocephalus, novel diagnostic and treatment approaches for hydrocephalus and pseudotumor cerebri and visual Impairment/intracranial pressure.

Personal Interests

Dr. Williams enjoys traveling, photography and weekend bicycling in his spare time.

Neurology Clinic at UWMC

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


Epilepsy, General neurology, Headaches, Movement disorders/spasticity

Neurological Surgery Clinic at UWMC

Neurological Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, Surgical Pavilion Seattle, WA 98195


Back/spine injury treatment, Brain tumors, Chronic pain, Head & neck surgery

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Fellowship, 1991

Indiana University School of Medicine

Residency, 1989, Neurology

IU Health Methodist Hospital of Indiana

Internship, 1986, Transitional Year

Indiana University School of Medicine

Medical education, 1985


Board Certifications
  • Neurology, 1991, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology