Michael A. Williams M.D.

 Michael  A. Williams M.D.

Specialties and Expertise







Neurology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.7688|Map It 

Neurological Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, Surgical Pavilion
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.5637|Map It 


Michael A. Williams, M.D., is director of the Adult and Transitional Hydrocephalus Program and the Intracranial Hypertension Program at UW Medicine. Dr. Williams is a neurologist and an expert in hydrocephalus and cerebrospinal fluid disorders, with over 25 years of experience in these fields.

Dr. Williams earned his M.D. from Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis. He did his internship at Methodist Hospital of Indiana, trained in neurology at Indiana University Medical Center, and completed a fellowship in neurosciences critical care at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Williams is board-certified in adult neurology.

Dr. Williams’ 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.

Dr. Williams is a UW professor of neurology and neurological surgery.

Patient Care Philosophy

Personal Interests

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


Johns Hopkins HospitalFellowship1991
Indiana University School of MedicineResidencyNeurology1989
IU Health Methodist Hospital of IndianaInternshipTransitional Year1986
Indiana University School of MedicineMedical education1985

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry & NeurologyNeurology1991
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