James Schlenker, MD

James Schlenker, MD
Would recommend provider
 
4.7 out of 5 stars

49 Patient Ratings
17 Comments

Seattle

Departments
Cosmetic Services
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
Transgender Health
Melanoma Program

Specialties
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microvascular Surgery, Hand Surgery, Melanoma, Transgender Health

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, 2005
American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2009

Certificate of added qualification in surgery of the hand, 2010

Hand Surgery: (206) 223-7530

Education
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 1999

Internship
General Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 2000

Residency
General Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 2004
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Harvard Plastic Surgery Residency, Boston, 2007

Fellowships
Hand and Microvascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 2008

Joined Virginia Mason
January 2008


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
 
4.9 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
 
4.9 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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May 2017
Dr. Schlenker was extremely empathetic and compassionate. He understood our sons difficult struggles he´s had an explained things thoroughly. My son said he was the best doctor he had seen.

May 2017
Dr. Schlenker is ALWAYS warm, kind & practices @ a standard of excellence. I wish all practitioners showed. Regardless of whether the issue is minor to major.

April 2017
Doctor Jim is great!

March 2017
Dr. Schlenker has an unusually positive and comforting "bed side" manner.

March 2017
good

March 2017
Dr. Schlenker is the kindest, most thorough physician etc - that I have ever experienced and I´m "70" yrs old!!! Even though I live across the sound from VMH - I would never consider going elsewhere!!! Thank you!

February 2017
Dr. Schlenker was kind, thoughtful and very responsive to my situation. Excellent care!

October 2016
I thought Dr. Schlenker was fantastic: liked him a lot! Sincere, informative & understandable. Smart.

August 2016
He is very kind & considerate and seems to care about me. He shows respect.

May 2016
Dr. Schlenker took extra time to review the +/- of the options provided. He was crystal clear that he would meet with me (wife too if avail) as often as need to understand the matters.

April 2016
Dr. Schlenker was a pleasure to work with. I really enjoyed meeting with him and he provided outstanding health care.

January 2016
He is very good and checks everything out great.

January 2016
Dr. Schlenker is outstanding in every way.

October 2015
Excellent dr. THE BEST amazing surgeon.

October 2015
Excellent Dr. - have referred him to friends.

August 2015
the doctor and staff were very understanding and considerate in preparing a letter we could provide airlines to refund ticket my XX year old mother could not use due to her going home alone with broken wrist.

August 2015
Dr. Schlenker is a rockstar. Calm, patient, courteous & thorough.