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Specialties

Genetic counseling

Languages

English

Biography

Peter Byers, M.D., is a board certified physician with the Genetic Medicine Clinic and Center on Human Development and Disability and Pathology Services at UW Medical Center and a UW professor of Medicine, Pathology and Medical Genetics and an adjunct professor of Genome Sciences and Oral Health Sciences.

Dr. Byers' philosophy is “get it right the first time.” His research has the objective of understanding the molecular pathogenesis of inherited disorders of connective tissue.

Dr. Byers earned his M.D. at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Clinical Genetics. His research has focused on disorders that affect collagen genes and the enzymes involved in the post-translational modification of collagens.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Byers enjoys swimming and bicycling.

Genetic Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 981957720

206.598.4030

Clinical genetics, Genetic counseling, Medical biochemical genetics

Center on Human Development and Disability (CHDD) at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 981957720

206.598.4317

Audiology, Autism, General cardiology, Genetic counseling

UW Medical Center

Pathology at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.6400

Pathology

Univ. of Washington

Teaching Appointment, 2015

Case Western Reserve University

Medical education, 1969

UW - Division of Medical Genetics

Fellowship, Medical Genetics

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Internship, Internal Medicine

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Residency, Internal Medicine

 

Board Certifications
  • Clinical Genetics, 1984, American Board of Medical Genetics
  • Internal Medicine, 1973, American Board of Internal Medicine