Specialties and Expertise
Surgery, Thoracic surgery, Transplant surgery
Lung Care and Transplantation Services
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Thoracic Surgery Clinic at UWMC
Transplant Services at UWMC
Lung Transplantation Services at UWMC
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union
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Michael Mulligan, M.D., is director of the UW's
Lung Transplant, Advanced Lung Disease Surgery and Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Programs. He is also a UW professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery who has won local and national teaching awards and runs an NIH-funded laboratory.
Dr. Mulligan strives to do his best for every patient. He believes in treating patients like he would treat members of his own family, and works to do everything he can to improve the lives of his patients.
Dr. Mulligan is the only surgeon in the Pacific Northwest who performs pulmonary endarterectomies. He is a national expert in video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy and leads regional and national courses on the subject.
Dr. Mulligan has received the John K. Stevenson Award for excellence in resident education as well as the McGoon Award for outstanding teaching and mentorship in the US.
In his free time, Dr. Mulligan enjoys spending time with family, waterskiing, snow skiing and fitness.