Michael S. Mulligan M.D.

 Michael  S. Mulligan M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Surgery, Thoracic surgery, Transplant surgery


Lung Care and Transplantation Services


English, German, Spanish


Thoracic Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4477|Map It 

Transplant Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 877.520.5000|Map It 

Lung Transplantation Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St.
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.5668|Map It 

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E
Seattle, WA 98109
Phone: 855.557.0555|Map It 


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.

Personal Interests

In his free time, Dr. Mulligan enjoys spending time with family, waterskiing, snow skiing and fitness.

Univ. of Connecticut Sch. of Med.Medical education1989


Board Certifications

American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic Surgery1999
American Board of SurgerySurgery1996
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