Suzanne M. Dintzis M.D., Ph.D. Accepting new patients

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Specialties

Pathology

Languages

English

Biography

Suzanne Dintzis, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified pathologist at UW Medical Center, a UW associate professor of Pathology, chief of UW Medical Center Anatomic Pathology Services and director of UW’s Pathology Laboratory Operations.

 Dr. Dintzis believes it is imperative that an accurate pathology-based work-up of breast cancer is provided to help decide appropriate treatment options. She understands the patient anxiety related to waiting for a pathology result and has a goal of rapid turnaround times to limit this time of uncertainty.

 Dr. Dintzis earned her M.D and Ph.D. from Stanford. She is actively involved with the planning and implementation of institutional anatomic pathology quality and patient safety process improvements. Her current research interests include breast cancer research and exploring the interfaces between quality of care, transparency and communication.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Dintzis enjoys being with family, hiking, backpacking, skiing and gardening.
UW Medical Center

Pathology at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.6400

Pathology

Stanford University School of Medicine

Medical education, 1993

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Fellowship, Surgical Pathology

Barnes Jewish Hospital

Residency, Anatomic Pathology

Stanford University

Internship, Pathology

Stanford University

Residency, Anatomic Pathology

 

Board Certifications
  • Pathology, 2014, American Board of Pathology
  • Anatomic Pathology, 1997, American Board of Pathology