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Cyrus Cryst, MD, FASN
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests
Renal diseases, diabetes, hypertension, all modes of renal-replacement therapy including dialysis, Kidney Transplant and general internal medicine
Clinical Experience
Nephrology, Fluid & Electrolyte Disorders, Hypertension, Renal Disease, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine American Board of Nephrology
Education and Professional Achievements
University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, 1984
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, 1984
Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1987; Chief Medical Resident, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1988
Nephrology, New England Medical Center, Boston, 1991
Professional Activities and Awards

Staff Nephrologist, Northwest Kidney Centers and other dialysis units in the Puget Sound area Top Doctor, Seattle Magazine: 2009, 2010, 2019 Top Doctor, Seattle Met Magazine: 2009, 2010, 2019

Patient Ratings and Comments
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.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
*Dr. Cryst interrupted his hospital rounds to see me! Very considerate of him.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
Cyrus is the best!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
Dr. Cryst was great.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
i appreciate Dr. Crist, he really really cares and is a fantastic Dr. He is not in a rush and answers my concerns
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
I love Cyrus Cryst! i would love for him to never retire! He is very thorough in his explanations. He explains the medication and why he thinks it is best for me.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
I have complete faith in Dr. Cryst's medical ability.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
Good experience.