Ny-Ying Lam M.D.

 Ny-Ying Lam M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Rehabilitation medicine


English, Spanish


Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor SS 812
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4295|Map It 


Dr. Ny-Ying Lam is a board certified physiatrist and UW acting assistant professor in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine. Her primary clinical interests are in neurorehabilitation and spasticity management.

Dr. Lam earned her B.S. in bioengineering at Rice University and received her M.D. from the Emory University School of Medicine. She was an internal medicine intern at the University of Maryland Medical Center and subsequently completed her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Northwestern University/Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago.

Patient Care Philosophy

In my practice, I focus on helping my patients achieve a functional and fulfilling life. I enjoy assisting my patients in achieving their goals, no matter how big or small.

Personal Interests

Cooking, hiking and traveling.

Clinical Interests

Stroke; brain injury; Parkinson’s disease; spasticity management (Botox, baclofen pump); cancer rehabilitation; general rehabilitation.


McGaw Medical Center/Northwestern University/Rehab Institute of ChicagoResidencyPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation2015
University of Maryland Medical CenterInternshipInternal Medicine2012
Emory UniversityMedical education2011

Board Certifications

American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation2016
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