Ronald V. Maier M.D., F.A.C.S. Accepting new patients

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Colorectal surgery, Esophageal surgery, General surgery, Hernia repair, Trauma care




Ronald V. Maier, M.D., F.A.C.S., is surgeon-in-chief of Harborview Medical Center. Dr. Maier is vice-chair of Surgery at the UW and the Jane and Donald D. Trunkey Professor of Trauma Surgery.  He is listed in The Best Doctors in America.

Dr. Maier believes in providing the best cutting-edge care for both elective operations and critically ill surgical patients. His goal is to provide exceptional care without exception.

Dr. Maier earned his M.D. from Duke University. He is expert in trauma care, emergency surgery and critical care. He conducts research on clinical approaches to improve survival after severe injuries and life-threatening surgical illness. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is board certified in Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. He has chaired the American Board of Surgeons and the NIH Study Section for Surgery, Anesthesiology and Trauma. "

Personal Interests

Dr. Maier enjoys traveling with his wife, son and daughter. He enjoys water- and snow-skiing and bicycling.
general surgery clinic at harborview

General Surgery Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Avenue Maleng Building, 7th Floor Seattle, WA 98104


Emergency medicine, General surgery, Trauma care

Duke Univ. School of Medicine

Medical education, 1973

Scripps Clinic

Fellowship, Immunology

Parkland Memorial Hospital

Internship, Surgery

UW - Dept. of Surgery

Residency, General Surgery


Board Certifications
  • Surgical Critical Care, 1987, American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery, 1979, American Board of Surgery