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Alexi J. Phinney, MD
Alexi J. Phinney, MD
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Department
Radiology

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

Phone

Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-6851

Specialties
Radiology, Mammography, Breast Imaging and Biopsy

Board Certifications
Diagnostic Radiology, American Board of Radiology, 2002

Joined Virginia Mason - August 2003

Special Interest(s)
Mammography, breast MRI, breast ultrasound

Education
Mayo Medical School, 1997

Residency
Virginia Mason Medical Center

Fellowships
Cross-sectional Imaging, University of California San Francisco

Personal Information
Dr. Phinney lives in Seattle with his wife and two children. He enjoys parenting and photography.

On Patients
"Being with my wife throughout her two separate breast cancer diagnoses and treatments strongly influenced my decision to specialize in breast cancer diagnosis. Her experiences continually help me provide better care of each and every patient I encounter."

On Specialty
"Breast MRI is and exciting and powerful new diagnostic tool. I particularly enjoy honing its use for breast cancer diagnosis."

On Virginia Mason
"This institution is way ahead of the curve, particularly with regard to patient safety and transparency. VM sees the big picture and ensures our team can provide the best possible care each and every time. There is a culture of relentless, constant improvement and it really gets results. This is where my family has gotten and continues to get all their care."