Richard S. Pelman M.D. Accepting new patients

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General surgery, Urology


English, Spanish


Richard Pelman, M.D., is a board-certified urologist at UW Medicine's Urology Clinic. He is one of U.S. News & World Report's Best Doctors in America, and has many times been voted by his peers to be among Seattle's Top Physicians.

Dr. Pelman is committed to helping patients understand all elements of their care, whether it be studies, diagnosis or surgical intervention. He believes that Urology should recognize men with urinary disorders that place them at risk for associated medical conditions.

Dr. Pelman earned his M.D. at the UW. He has published and lectured extensively on Urology. He developed the Men’s Health Program for the Washington State Urology Society and is a member of the American Urological Association, The American Medical Association, and other medical organizations. He is a recipient of the Pfizer Scholars in Urology Award.
Urology Clinic at UWMC

Urology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 1st Floor, SP 1266 Seattle, WA 98195


Bladder, testicular, penile and kidney cancer care, Cancer care, Medical oncology, Oncology

Urology Clinic at Eastside Specialty Center

Urology Clinic at Eastside Specialty Center

3100 Northup Way Bellevue, WA 98004


Bladder, testicular, penile and kidney cancer care, Medical oncology, Oncology, Prostate cancer care

Boston University Medical Center Program Urology

Residency, 1985, Urology

Boston Univ. Surgical Residency Program

Residency, 1982, Surgery

Boston Univ. Surgical Residency Program

Internship, 1980, Surgery

Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine

Medical education, 1979

Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara

Medical education, 1976

University of Washington School of Medicine

Teaching Appointment


Board Certifications
  • Urology, 1988, American Board of Urology