Linda M. Fairchild, MD

Linda M. Fairchild, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars

349 Patient Ratings
99 Comments

Bellevue

Departments
Primary Care
Internal Medicine

Specialties
Internal Medicine, Primary Care

Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine

Education
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Ore., 1978

Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, 1981

Joined Virginia Mason
January 1993


Patient Ratings
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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
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.7 out of 5 stars

Patient Comments
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June 2017
Dr.Fairchild has been the only primary care doctor in my 32 years that I feel like takes time to understand what´s wrong and makes me feel like she actually cares. I´m always surprised that she seems to remember me after a year goes by but it´s like talking to an old friend.

June 2017
Dr Fairchild is very easy to talk to and has a good sense of humor. She is a great doctor for me, just the right fit.

June 2017
Linda Fairchild has been my doctor for about 10 years. I think she is great.

May 2017
Dr. Fairchild could immediately tell that I needed a listening ear about things that were upsetting me at home than I needed help with my back injury.

May 2017
Dr. Fairchild is really a good Doctor - I wish she were there full time.

April 2017
Dr. Fairchild is always genuine, takes such care, connects on all levels and gives great information and willingness to sit and listen.

April 2017
Dr. Fairchild took the time to help clarify questions I had about my asthma medication. She made me feel confident I would get better (I did).

April 2017
Linda Fairchild is my hero

March 2017
Dr. Fairchild was wonderful and I felt very comfortable with her and it was my first time seeing her. Will use her again.

March 2017
This was the first time I felt at ease with any doctor. Dr Fairchild is a very good doctor. I will return for future visits and recommend her to others.

March 2017
Dr. Fairchild is wonderful

March 2017
love Dr Fairchild

March 2017
very happy with Dr. Fairchild

March 2017
I love Dr. Fairchild! Have been going to her since I moved to Seattle.

March 2017
I am very happy with my Dr.

February 2017
Dr. Fairfield is outstanding. She is attentive, inquisitive, respectful, friendly and give me the... care. I really, really appreciate her bedside manner!

February 2017
I was truly impressed with the friendliness of Dr. Fairchild. I´m so glad I was assigned to her medical care. Dr. Fairchild wasn´t in any rush to get me out of the clinic in a hurry but answered all my concerns patiently and did talk about long term care for my medical options. Whenever I did have follow up questions, Dr. Fairchild was very prompt in her responses and put my mind at ease. I wish I had met her sooner.

February 2017
The experience with Dr. Fairchild and her team is ALWAYS fantastic. She takes the time to address concerns and goes out of her way to be reassuring and professional!

February 2017
Linda Fairchild is the best. that´s why I have been here patient since 1994 all my family members see her as well.

February 2017
Couldn´t be happier with Dr. Fairchild!

February 2017
Dr. Fairchild is amazing!

February 2017
Dr Fairchild is great.

February 2017
Highly recommend Dr. Fairchild. Always takes time with her patient.

January 2017
Dr. Fairchild was excellent, to the point and informative.

January 2017
my care provider is smart, professional and kind. great combination for a dr!

January 2017
Dr. Fairchild is the best and most Most caring physician I have ever had. Hope she stays at VM forever. if she ever leaves...I follow her!

January 2017
I LOVE Dr. Fairchild. It took me many years to find a primary physician that I connected with, and I´m so glad I was lucky enough to find her. She´s simply the best.

January 2017
Immediately calmed me down and walked me through the steps we were going to take. She has warmth but is matter-of-fact. She is incredible and I would recommend her to anyone. I go to school out of state but fly home whenever I need to see someone because I trust her so much.

January 2017
Dr. Fairchild is very good. she has been my Dr. since 1999 and I highly recommend her to others.

December 2016
I love this doctor as she remembers and relates to the level of treatment that I am comfortable with. She is absolutely a wonderful doctor.

December 2016
Dr Fairchild is great! Excellent bedside Manor and very honest with the paitent.

December 2016
Very accessible and caring.

November 2016
Dr Fairchild is great, she always answers my questions, she is never rushed, I feel I get plenty of time with her.

November 2016
Linda Fairchild always spends the time that I need with me - comfortable bed side manner and very thoughtful and thorough - I could not be more happy to have her as my primary care doctor

November 2016
Dr. Linda Fairchild is remarkable. She takes time to answer questions and works hard to fit me into her schedule. I hope you appreciate her as much as I do.

October 2016
Linda Fairchild is an excellent physician that makes you feel as if she has all the time in the world to deal with your issue.

October 2016
Dr. Fairchild is the most amazingly good doctor I´ve ever had.

October 2016
Linda Fairchild cares about me as a patient and a person. She takes time to ask about my family...and keeps me on track with my medical issues.

October 2016
My only difficulty with Dr Fairchild is that she doesn´t work every day. Other than that, she´s excellent.

October 2016
Very personable, listened well, gave appropriate and relevant information with clear explanations.

October 2016
My experience with Dr. Fairchild was very positive. I am thrilled she could fit me in as a new patient.

October 2016
Dr. Fairchild is very gracious and attentive to how I´m doing and takes the time to answer all of my questions.

September 2016
I was impressed that she even called me back in before I left the office, to further cover one of the questions I had come in with, that she thought she didn´t remember to answer. This really impressed me!

September 2016
Dr Fairchild always spends the time with me that I feel I need to get all of my questions answered. She is very thorough and thoughtful. Because she is so experienced, I know that she has the expertise to answer my questions.

September 2016
Dr. Fairchild is literally the only doctor I´ve had that has made me feel like she genuinely cares about helping me. She asks me about problems before I can even bring them up like she´s reading my mind and always listens to what I´m saying. I truly feel cared for by her and feel lucky to have a doctor who is smart and kind.

September 2016
I wish she had explained a bit more about the prescription she was putting me on, but overall she´s great, down-to-earth, and really took my concerns into account.

September 2016
Dr. Linda Fairchild is the BEST! She is knowledgeable and shares her knowledge with me no matter how long it takes. She follows up with me through messaging and is clear in her instructions and extremely caring!

September 2016
Dr. Fairchild is so wonderful with my mom.

September 2016
Dr. Fairchild remembers me and my family. She cares and provides service that makes me feel confident and secure in my care.

September 2016
Dr. Fairchild is OUTSTANDING - been seeing her for over 20 years.

August 2016
my first visit -- she inspires confidence

August 2016
No medications to discuss. Great visit.

August 2016
Dr. Fairchild has been my doctor for a very long time. She has a sensible approach to addressing medical issues/concerns. Her calmness and sense of humor during my visits with her is always appreciated.

August 2016
I have been with DR Fairchild for many years and she has provided excellent care!

August 2016
My concerns about my chronic sleep problems were dismissed out of hand. It was obvious she was feeling too busy to talk to me about it.

August 2016
I have been seeing Dr. Fairchild for many years and will continue to see her. She is knowledgeable and shows a genuine interest in me.

August 2016
Dr. Fairchild was fantastic. She really listened and was very helpful in working out a treatment plan.

August 2016
Linda is efficient and timely

July 2016
It´s always a pleasure to visit Dr. Fairchld. She´s been our family physician for 20+ years!

July 2016
Dr. Linda Fairchild is a great doctor. My sister and I both see her. I´ve been her patient for about 10+ years. I appreciate that she takes the time to talk to me and address my concerns. I don´t ever feel that she is rushing me out the door to see her next patient. I would highly recommend her.

July 2016
Already have recommended this doctor to friends.

July 2016
I have seen Dr. Fairchild for many years and I am very lucky to have her for my doctor. She knows me and my husband very well and always understands the big picture of our health. We were just trying to think of a meaningful way to express our deep appreciation to her for her amazing care. Thanks just isn´t enough.

July 2016
Dr. Fairchild is awesome. She has been my primary care physician for 20 years and has been excellent from the first day I met her.

July 2016
Dr. Fairchild is the best I have ever had. She is caring, informative and always seems concerned about my personal welfare. I would always recommend her to all those I care about.

June 2016
I really like Dr. Fairchild. She was very helpful about my issue.

June 2016
gpod.Dr Fairchild is very warm and a good listener. She is thorough.

June 2016
I´ve been going to Dr Fairchild for many years now and she is always totally present during visits, listens well and I never feel rushed and my issues never feel minimized. Clone her!

June 2016
she was and always has been great in answering my questions, taking time to explain meds, and remembering little things here and there about my life

June 2016
DR Fairchild is excellent, kind, caring and knowledgeable

June 2016
I think Dr Fairchild is wonderful . I have a difficult time getting myself to finally come into her office. she always makes feel at ease

June 2016
She was excellent!

June 2016
I´ve sent 2 friends to this provider. They´re both delighted to have her for their doctor now.

May 2016
I appreciate the care Dr Fairchild provides to me and my wife.

May 2016
I´ve been seeing Dr. Fairchild for at least 20 years. She is always honest and caring. Her advice is very relevant and helpful.

May 2016
Dr. Fairchild is an excellent primary care physician. I have relied on Dr. Fairchild since I moved to the Seattle area approximately 20 years ago.

May 2016
Dr. Fairchild is and ahs always been extraordinarily compassionate and yet straightforward. I feel listened to and supported and never feel rushed in our time together. She gives me options and the pros and cons to consider, and does not push unnecessary procedures or treatments. She truly is an outstanding "care" provider.

May 2016
Dr. Fairchild & I both forgot that she ordered me a pneumonia shot and I had to reschedule with a nurse to get the vaccine. Silly oversight.

May 2016
Dr. Fairchild has been my primary care physician for several years now and has always provided me with the absolute best care, and the best advice and treatment during every visit and for every issue. Dr. Fairchild is knowledgeable, accommodating, and caring, and always takes the time to answer my questions and assist me in making the right health decisions.

May 2016
Dr. Fairchild is the finest physician I´ve ever had as a PCP.

April 2016
Linda Fairchild is a Great doctor!!

April 2016
Dr. Fairchild is really a good doctor - responsive, knowlegeable, informed, and has a great manner about her. I would love to have her as my primary physician is I thought about changing within the clinic but she is only there on a part-time basis.

April 2016
She´s the BEST. I have been a patient for Dr. Fairchild over 10 years.

April 2016
I love Dr. Fairchild. She is so calm and competent, and she really listens.

March 2016
Dr Fairchild is wonderful. I recommend her to all my friends

January 2016
This was my first visit and it was great. I have already recommended Dr. Fairchild to several others

January 2016
Dr. Fairchild provides personal attention and care in an efficient and effective manner. I feel fortunate to be in her care.

January 2016
I´ve been going to her for over 20 years, even after moving to New York City. If any health concerns come up, I will contact her before anyone else.

January 2016
visit was bit quick, kept feeling she had a busy schedule

January 2016
One of the most helpful doctors I have ever met. Dr. Fairchild was wonderful!

January 2016
much of this is redundant, but Linda Fairchild is a wonderful Physician

December 2015
Dr. was very pleasant and thorough

December 2015
I felt a lot better after this visit. I had some unknowns that Dr. fAirchild put in perspective, and the immediate and follow up steps made a lot of sense. The coordination with my primary care provider was excellent. The followupmtests at VM Seattle were done yesterday.

November 2015
Dr. Fairchild was condescending. It was clear she made assumptions of my visit and chalked me up to a pregnancy _____ person.

November 2015
I have already referred this provider to my family

November 2015
I love Dr. Fairchild -- I wouldn´t go anywhere else. One of the best doctors I´ve ever worked with.

November 2015
Dr. Linda Fairchild ALWAYS makes you feel that you are the most important person she is dealing with. She is always professional, and makes me feel like we are old friends!!!

October 2015
My care provider, Dr Fairchild is great. I always find it amazing that she can spend quality time with me on my appointments. Really like V Mason because of her.

September 2015
Dr. Fairchild is great, she´s been my doctor for 20 years.\

July 2015
Dr. Fairchild is the best dr. I have had in many years I like and have confidence in her.