Peter Leary, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified physician at the Pulmonary Vascular Disease Clinic at UW Medical Center and a UW assistant professor of Medicine and Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Leary believes his role is to counsel and educate his patients through careful, clear and comprehensive communication, especially when their disease is serious and future uncertain.
Dr. Leary earned his M.D. from Johns Hopkins and his M.S. from the UW. He is board certified in both Critical Care Medicine and Pulmonary Disease. His clinical interests include pulmonary vascular disease, right heart adaptation and failure, right heart catheterization and epidemiology. His research interests include heart failure, right ventricular adaptation, pulmonary vascular disease and epidemiology.
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Leary enjoys being a father, kayaking, reading and being outdoors.