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Lesley Althouse, MD, FACP
Internal Medicine
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise
Dr. Althouse has a special interest in women’s health care, complex medical problems of the elderly, headache management, preventive care, teaching and biomedical ethics.
Personal Information
Dr. Althouse is married to an interventional cardiologist and has three grown children. In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling, walking and playing with her dog.
Clinical Experience
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Specialties
Internal Medicine, Concierge Medicine, Executive Health
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine Certificate in Bioethics, University of Washington, Seattle
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
BMBCh (MD) Oxford University Clinical Medical School, England, 1979
BA (Physiological Sciences) First Class Honors, Oxford University, England, 1976
Internship
University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, England, 1980
Residency
Internal Medicine, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, Hammersmith, London, England, 1980 Internal Medicine, University of Oxford, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England, 1982
Fellowships
Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, 1984
Professional Activities and Awards
  • Member, Physicians for Social Responsibility
  • Member, Royal College of Physicians (UK) (MRCP)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Washington, Seattle
  • Co-Chair, Virginia Mason Ethics Committee
  • Fellow, American College of Physicians  (FACP)

Top-Rated Care
Press Ganey — a national, independent rating service — has rated Virginia Mason’s concierge medicine physicians in the top 1 percent nationally for overall patient satisfaction.

Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - June 2019
*Lesley Althouse is a SUPERB diagnostician, clinician, and follow-up doctor who is above and beyond the usual care in Seattle! This is a great listener and an no nonsense internist who has always been right in her conclusions. Amazing!! (So is *Paul, whom I have seen on occasion).
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2019
*Dr. Althouse is always so thorough. She is so well informed and an exceptional doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2019
Always recommend *Lesley and practice to friends.