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Setsuko Murakami, AuD, CCC-A
Setsuko Murakami, AuD, CCC-A
Would recommend provider
4.7 out of 5 stars

63 Patient Ratings

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Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center


Hospital & Seattle Medical Center  (206) 223-8802

Audiology, Cochlear Implantation, Hearing Aids

Board Certifications
Certificate of Clinical Competency in Audiology, American Speech Language Hearing Association
Washington State Certified Audiologist

Joined Virginia Mason - January 2010

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

Patient Comments
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April 2017
Setsuko Murakami is so good at what she does and she´s great following up with her patients too. A real pleasure to know her.

December 2016
Love that she set up 2 appts. for hearing aid. First to pick up, second 2 weeks later in case programming needs tweaking.

December 2016
Dr. Murakami was very personable and helpful. Explained procedures well.

November 2016
All 5´s.

October 2016
Terrific provider.

September 2016
Answered questions about referral for CI batteries quick response.

July 2016
Excellent audiologist. Clearly explained testing, results, and recommendations.

May 2016
Setsuko is AWESOME to work with! #10. Already have.

December 2015

December 2015
She was the best.

November 2015
Never worked with her before. I would like for her to be my primary audiologist now.

November 2015
A very caring person.

July 2015
Very good.

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Areas(s) of Expertise
Audiology, Cochlear Implantation, Baha, Hearing Aids, Pediatrics, Electrophysiology

Special Interest(s)
Adult and pediatric diagnostic testing, cochlear implants, hearing aids, osseointegrated auditory aids

University of Washington, Seattle, 2003

Cochlear Implants, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 2002

Adult and pediatric audiology, Audiology Consultant & Services at the Queen's Medical Center, Honolulu, 2004

On Patients
"Hearing loss has such a broad impact on daily living and our connections and abilities to communicate with others. It is so rewarding to be able to watch the changes in patients as their quality of daily living is improved with the appropriate care."

On Virginia Mason
"It is extremely exciting to be a part of an organization comprised of professionals who are so dedicated in keeping apprised of the latest technologies and procedures, as well as simultaneously providing the highest quality of care for their patients."

Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American Academy of Audiology Member, Washington State Academy of Audiology Member, American Speech Language Hearing Association