BiographyRyan Kimmel, M.D., is a board certified psychiatrist, medical director of Hospital Psychiatry at UW Medical Center and a UW associate professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences.
When working with patients, Dr. Kimmel takes a collaborative approach that respects their right to weigh the impact of their symptoms versus the impact of treatment. He also admires his patients’ resilience in the face of serious psychiatric and medical co-morbidity and enjoys helping them get through tough situations.
Dr. Kimmel earned his M.D. at the UW.
Personal InterestsDr. Kimmel spends a lot of time playing golf, an activity which usually reminds him why he shouldn't give up his day job.
Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine
Medical education, 2001
University of California - San Diego
- Psychiatry, 2007, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology