Michael Levitt M.D.

 Michael Levitt M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Gamma Knife, Neurological Surgery


Neurological Surgery, Neurosciences, Stroke Center




Neurological Surgery Clinic at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Cerebrovascular Lab at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor, Ste. 127
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.3905|Map It 

Gamma Knife Center at Harborview

325 9th Ave., Center Tower, Ground Floor, GCT 44
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.8067|Map It 


Michael Levitt, M.D., is a neurosurgeon at the Neurological Surgery Clinic and Cerebrovascular Lab at Harborview. Dr. Levitt is also a UW assistant professor of Neurological Surgery and Radiology and an adjunct assistant professor of Mechanical Engineering.

Dr. Levitt specializes in minimally invasive treatment of diseases of the brain and spine. He provides microsurgical and endovascular expertise, often in combination, to approach each patient’s medical needs. He believes a patient’s quality of life is the most important factor in medical care

Dr. Levitt graduated summa cum laude from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago. His research interests include translational efforts to understand how cerebral aneurysms form, grow and rupture. His research has received multiple grants from the National Institutes of Health.

Patient Care Philosophy


Personal Interests

In his spare time, Dr. Levitt enjoys guitar, piano, jujutsu, skiing, hiking, yoga, fiction, cooking and world travel.


Barrow Neurological InstituteFellowshipEndovascular Neurosurgery2015
UW - Dept. of NeurosurgeryResidencyNeurological Surgery2014
UW - Dept. of SurgeryInternshipGeneral Surgery2008
Loyola University, Stritch SOMMedical education2007

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