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Kathleen Horan, MD
Pulmonary Medicine
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Special Interests
Pulmonary infections and cough, nodular bronchiectatic lung disease associated with Mycobacterium avium, lung cancer and interstitial lung disease
Personal Information
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Horan enjoys running, swimming, cooking and travel.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine, Hyperbaric Medicine, Lung Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Pulmonary Medicine, Subspecialty in Critical Care Medicine
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
University of Texas - Southwestern, Dallas, 1998
Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Texas - Southwestern, Dallas, 1999
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Texas - Southwestern, Dallas, 2002
Fellowships
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 2006
Professional Activities and Awards
Clinical Instructor, University of Washington
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
 
4.9 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 - October 2020
Dr. Horan is an excellent communicator. She asked me several questions and asked me if I had any questions for her about Covid.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
Dr Horan has kept me going longer than my lungs and breathing was supposed to .She is an awesome woman
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
I have had nothing but positive experiences with Dr. Horan.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
best doctor ever!
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Provider was personable, caring, informative and helpful. Very positive experience.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Best physician ever! Knows her field. Kind. Listens. Helpful.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Dr. Horan is open, warm and extremely knowledgeable. I trust her with my care, and am very grateful for her guidance.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
I adore *Dr. Horan! She's the one that 5 yrs. ago made an accurate Dx. with simply ordering an MRI. She never rushes the appt. as an RN and having worked with many docs she is at the top of my list of great ones!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Dr. Horan answered my questions
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
Always great care!
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
She was very analytical. Asked good questions and listend.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Always concerned.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Over a period of 15+ years, I have been previously seen by three pulmonologist. *Dr. Horan was the best. She answered all of my questions and gave me a complete & understandable explanation of my medical issue.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
The doctor was very kind, friendly and fun also explicit.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
It's all been very good for my working with Dr. Horan. I am grateful she is my pulmonologist.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
She was very compassionet, caring, and thorough. I really enjoyed listening to her and all her knowledge.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
My care provider has been honest and open with me in discussing my condition giving me the options and recommendations available and directing the steps that need to be taken -
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Dr. Horan has always been exceptional, whether she's seeing me while perfectly healthy during an annual checkup, saving my life while in ICU, or performing any of the many diagnostic and maintenance procedures in between.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
she's the best
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
As always a good and satisfying visit.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
Very much appreciate *Katy's concern and help with my recent loss of insurance and finding help to getting Rx's filled.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
I always look forward to seeing Dr Horan. She is such a warm, caring person who always takes time to talk to me as a person, not just a patient. She is an amazing doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
Best pulmonary doctor I've ever had. She really cares. I've been going to her for 3 years.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
*Dr. Horan is very thorough, courteous and concerned about my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
*Dr. Horan is extremely knowledgeable about my diagnosis and spent a lot of time with me regarding treatment and what has to be done. This appointment was time well spent.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
*Dr. Horan took the time to carefully assess my problem answered all questions and did a great job. She really cared. Virginia Mason is lucky to have *Dr. Horan.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
*Dr. Horan is so easy to talk to and is always concerned about my health care.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
I lack adequate superlatives to describe Dr Horan's expertise and interpersonal skills. I would trust her with my life...oh, right, I already, absolutely do. Virginia Mason is lucky to have her.
Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
She was awful. Impatient, rude, slapping things down, condescending. I went to car & cried after. I would never return. I wished I had googled & seen her bad rating. Never had a physician so rude & uncaring.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
*Dr. Horan is knowledgeable, warm and concerned.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. Horan is a wonderful, kind, caring extremely bright doctor. I highly recommend her.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Excellent in all areas! We highly regard Dr. Horan and feel most appreciative of her as our doctor!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Dr. Horan was outstanding in her care for me, She is clear about my problems (easily understandable) Is inclusive in her conversations regarding my care. One of the best physicians that I have worked with in maintaining my health.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
Pleasant experience
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
*Dr. Horan is amazing. She is very kind & takes the time to listen to everything before offering options. She literally saved my life.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
She always makes me feel better when I'm leaving - she really cares.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
*Dr. Horan is awesome.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
*Dr. Horan is an awesome lady! Would not go to anyone else. She saved my mom's life!
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
She was sensitive to my orientation to health leaning towards more of a functional medicine approach
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
Dr. Horan is an exceptional doctor and has done a tremendous job managing my care. I appreciate how candid she has been throughout my treatment and how helpful she has been in referring me to other specialists for second opinions. I appreciate Dr. Horan's professional demeanor and her prompt follow up after receiving test results. Her communication throughout - using the portal - has been much appreciated.