Shawn J. Skerrett M.D., F.A.C.P., F.C.C.P. Accepting new patients

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Specialties

Pulmonary and respiratory disease care

Languages

English, Spanish

Biography

Shawn Skerrett, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.C.C.P., is a board certified physician, medical director of the Chest Clinic at Harborview and a UW professor of Medicine and Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. He is listed in Best Doctors in America and in America's Top Doctors.

Dr. Skerrett is an expert in lung diseases, infectious diseases and critical care medicine. He also conducts research on immunity against bacterial infections of the lungs. His approach is to listen carefully and treat the patient, not the disease.

Dr. Skerrett earned his M.D. at New York University. He is quadruple board certified in Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and of the American College of Chest Physicians. His clinical and research interests include critical care and immunity against bacterial lung infections.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Skerrett enjoys swimming, cycling, youth sports, hiking, flying, music and reading.
Chest Clinic at Harborview

Chest Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 7th Floor N Seattle, WA 98104

206.744.3200

Pulmonary and respiratory disease care

New York University (NYU)

Medical education, 1978

UW - Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care

Fellowship

UW - Infectious Diseases

Fellowship, Internal Medicine

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Internship, Internal Medicine

Yale-New Haven Hospital

Residency, Internal Medicine

 

Board Certifications
  • Critical Care Med. (Int Med), 1989, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease, 1988, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Infectious Disease, 1986, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 1981, American Board of Internal Medicine