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Mary E. Hjelm, ARNP
Mary E. Hjelm, ARNP
Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars

112 Patient Ratings

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Ear, Nose and Throat

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Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center
Virginia Mason Lynnwood Medical Center


Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6374
Lynnwood Medical Center  (425) 712-7900


Board Certifications
National Certification Corporation (NCC)

Joined Virginia Mason - January 1996

Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.

Would recommend provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's explanation of condition or problem
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
4.8 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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July 2017
Mary Hjelm was an exceptional professional. I felt very confident in her care.

June 2017
Mary Hjelm is the best!!

May 2017
The nurse assistant was personal/friendly & did very good work. Mary is the best person I would go to for... Always friendly & _____.

April 2017
Mary Hjelm is always so wonderful with my son. She does a great job cleaning his ears and is so kind and gentle with him. He actually looks forward to seeing her because she does such a great job.

April 2017
ARNP Mary Hjelm always is efficient, and caring -

April 2017
Mary was excellent all around.

March 2017
She just seemed hurried. Very pleasant and knowledgeable, just too hurried.

February 2017
Mary Hjeim is excellent! Extra accommodating _____ my husband who is in a wheelchair.

February 2017
Mary is a world-class professional with remarkable competence & friendly charm. Mary is one reason we stay with VMMC.

January 2017
Mary Hjelm is the best

January 2017
All good.

December 2016
Excellent Virginia Mason employee!

November 2016
Mary Hjelm exceeded my expectations. I will continue seeing Mary for future appts.

October 2016
She is the BEST!!

September 2016
Mary is "just right" and takes good care of me.

September 2016
#8. A OK.

August 2016
I thought Mary did an outstanding job of informing me of my options and what I do next in terms of my hearing testing. I love working with Mary, a very competent Swedish Dr

June 2016
#5. None required. #9. Very confident. #10. You bet.

June 2016
Dr. Hjelm is a terrific care provider. 5 star.

June 2016
Love Mary Hjelm

May 2016
Very good.

May 2016
Not clear re: getting ride of fluid in ear.

April 2016
Mary is a gem!

April 2016
This was a routine visit for ear wax removal. Not much interaction required.

April 2016
Providers answered all my questions - She had a picture to explain my problem which I really appreciated.

March 2016
The equipment necessary to diagnose my problem was not available. #8. In a hurry.

January 2016
I already have recommended Mary Hjelm to someone else - she was really good! And she was very kind.

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Special Interest(s)
General ear, nose and throat; sinusitus; ear infections; and cerumen impactations

ARNP, UC Davis, Los Angeles, 1993

Personal Information
Spending time with family and kayaking.

Professional Activities and Awards
Member, Society of Otorhinolaryngology and Head-Neck Nurses