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Allergy and immunology, Infectious diseases




Wesley C. Van Voorhis, M.D., Ph.D. is a board certified physician at UW Medical Center's Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine Clinic and director of the Center for Emerging and Re-emerging Infectious Diseases. He is also a UW professor of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and Medicine and adjunct professor of Global Health and Microbiology and is division head of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

Dr. Van Voorhis believes patients should be treated with respect and informed of all of their options so they can make their own choices in their health care.

Dr. Van Voorhis earned his M.D. at Cornell. He is board certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine. His clinical and research interests include infectious diseases in general, with subspecialization in parasitology and sexually transmitted diseases.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Van Voorhis enjoys music, hiking and cycling
infectious diseases and tropical medicine clinic at the university of washington medical center

Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98195


Animal-associated infection care, Bloodstream infection care, Bone and joint infection care, Cancer-related infection care

Cornell Univ. Medical College

Medical education, 1984

UW - Infectious Diseases

Fellowship, Internal Medicine

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Internship, Internal Medicine

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Residency, Internal Medicine


Board Certifications
  • Infectious Disease, 1990, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 1988, American Board of Internal Medicine