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Elizabeth Jernberg, MD
Elizabeth Jernberg, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars

107 Patient Ratings
43 Comments

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Department
Rheumatology

Clinic, Maps and Directions
Virginia Mason Federal Way Medical Center

Phone

Federal Way Medical Center  (253) 874-1610

Specialty
Rheumatology

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspeciality in Rheumatology

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2004

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
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 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
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.9 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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August 2017
Dr. Jernberg always explains and cares. She is also alert to my whole body and has caught things before they go to far. My health would not be as good as it is now if not for this wonderful Dr.

August 2017
Dr. Jernberg is wonderful, caring, always pleasant & caring. Never rushes me!

July 2017
She is a wonderful doctor. She always does whatever she needs to do to find the answer.

June 2017
I love her, she is caring and if need be takes time to explain anything I don´t understand.

June 2017
She´s always a delight to see. Answers all my questions.

June 2017
Dr. Jernberg is an excellent physician and I´m very thankful to be one of her patients.

May 2017
She´s awesome!

May 2017
Excellent. Thank you!

April 2017
a very caring, informative,and professional doctor. couldn´t ask for more.

April 2017
Dr. Jernberg is an exceptional doctor, knowledgeable, kind, caring professional.

March 2017
Dr. Jernberg explained modifications to hydroxychloroquine protocol as now related to patients weight.

March 2017
Dr. Jernberg is great. Best doctor I´ve had in years - she´s very knowledgeable and easy to talk to. She explains everything so I can understand it.

February 2017
Dr. Jernberg is outstanding in every way!

February 2017
She showed professionalism and her expertise in ultrasound for diagnosis of arthritis was very strong. Dr. Jernburg also provided compassionate care for my pain and concerns.

February 2017
Wish she was my real provider.

January 2017
recommend alway......

January 2017
In regards to Dr. Jermberg, Jessica and Shameem, I have never met a more understanding, patient, kind and thorough group.. I am very blessed to have them helping me.

December 2016
Dr. Elizabeth Jernberg is the best!

December 2016
I finally have some confidence that I will be in the care of a smart caring Rheumatologist that can understand my complicated health problems. I left feeling the most hope that I´ve found a Dr. that will help me navigate this.

December 2016
Dr. Jernberg is very compassionate & caring.

December 2016
Dr. Jernberg is very through and pays attention to details and or concerns I have about my health. She takes the time and provides personalized care. She is top notch!

November 2016
Dr. Jernberg is top notch. I recommend her highly.

October 2016
She not only tells _____ she shows so informative.

October 2016
I love my doctor - AMAZING!!! Very caring.

October 2016
My wife and I are both patients of Dr. Jemberg & both enjoy her care, competence & personality. Love her!

August 2016
didn´t feel like she was listening to me

July 2016
dr. Jernberg is a God send!!! I absolutely love her.

July 2016
Dr. Jerberg goes above & beyond. She takes the time to explain things and answers my questions and listens to my concerns. I am thankful to have her as my physician.

July 2016
Dr. Jernberg is a great asset to Virginia Mason. Professional, caring, addresses all concerns & questions. I´m always grateful for her being my dr.

June 2016
Dr. Jernberg is awesome I don´t mind seeing her again

June 2016
Dr. Jernberg & staff are excellent. She is the best doctor I´ve ever had.

June 2016
She is very professional and is able to make me very confident in my care.

May 2016
Dr. Jernberg is very down to earth and personable.

May 2016
Love Dr. Jernberg & all the girls in her office.

May 2016
I have been a patient of Dr. Jernberg since 2011. She is a great doctor and has been a God send in my struggle with my immune disorder. She is simply the best!

May 2016
I would recommend them & hospital to friends & family. #5. We talk ABOUT IT. #7. If don´t understand explains.

May 2016
Dr. Jernberg is the best doctor I have ever had. Always care about how I´m feeling and wants to know if there´s anything else she can do.

April 2016
I drive 1 hr. to come see Dr. Jernberg. She has completely improved my quality of life (after having seen other rheumatologists for my condition). She is CURRENT in her treatment methods, approachable, explains things, I cannot say enough.

April 2016
I wish Dr. Jernberg was my regular provider and not just for me OA and RA. She is a very caring doctor.,

April 2016
Dr. Jernberg in my opinion, is a doctor of rare breed. Her care and compassion towards her patients is outstanding. She has always treated me with kindness and respect. Never making me feel that she was above me and always making me feel that she is always in my corner.

March 2016
She is one of my favorites. Always explains everything to me and suggests other options that might help my condition.

February 2016
I have great confidence in Dr. Jernberg. She has great knowledge, expertise, and takes the time to help me understand my options and my treatment.

February 2016
Dr. Jernberg is very proactive with my care. She listens carefully to any concerns and makes necessary adjustments, gives suggestions,etc. There is always a plan in place and she and her staff always get back with me. She has gone above and beyond working with my insurance company on a medication issue, sent me a note at 8:30 pm about MRI results from that day.I could go on. I feel very well cared for and part of a partnership.

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Special Interest(s)
The diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and autoimmune conditions.

Education
University of Kansas, Kansas City, 1987

Internship
University of Kansas, Kansas City, 1988

Residency
University of Kansas, Kansas City, 1990

Fellowships
Rheumatology, University of Washington, Seattle, 1997

On Patients
"In partnership with their doctors, I encourage patients to be actively involved in their own care."

On Specialty
"The practice of rheumatology is rapidly changing with the development of new medicines to treat certain kinds of arthritis and immune conditions."

On Virginia Mason
"Virginia Mason is striving to put patient safety first."

Professional Activities and Awards
Clinical Faculty, University of Washington Rheumatology Department Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle magazine in 2010.