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Michael Sutters, MD, MRCP
Nephrology
 
4.9 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Special Interests
General Nephrology, Polycystic Kidney Disease
Personal Information
Dr. Sutters loves the Pacific Northwest. He enjoys fly fishing and snowboarding during his leisure time. He also plays the violin in a local orchestra.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Nephrology, Fluid & Electrolyte Disorders, Hypertension, Renal Disease, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Nephrology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Imperial College, St. Mary’s Hospital, London, England, 1983 BA, Physiology, St. Peter's College, Oxford University, 1980
Internship
St. Mary’s Hospital, London, England, 1984
Residency
Internal Medicine, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, 1999 Cardiology, Internal Medicine and Nephrology, Addenbrooke's and Papworth Hospitals, Cambridge, UK, 1989 Neurology and Nephrology, St. Mary's Hospital, London, 1984
Fellowships
Nephrology, Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, 1997 Nephrology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, 1995 Honorary Senior Registrar, University College Medical School, London; and Visiting Scientist, Yale University School of Medicine, 1992
Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American Society of Nephrology Affiliate Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine Assistant Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, 2000-2008
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.
Would recommend provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.9 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
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Dr. Sutters is a gift.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
l love Dr. Sutters. He is the best doctor I have ever had.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
dr sutters is an outstanding physician. he's caring, clear, and thoughtful--a very dear man. the only anxiety i've had throughout this process has been the wait for dialysis referral--my husband's numbers have been alarming to me, while scheduling for follow ups has been weeks...
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2019
Very positive & helpful thanks!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
He is excellent!!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
Dr. Sutter's visit are always great. I have confidence in his knowledge. I feel comfortable asking him any questions I might have regarding my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
Dr. Sutters is the very BEST!
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2019
Dr. Sutters is an amazing physician. He's highly knowledgeable, but is also kind and empathetic. He takes the time to answer any questions, explain test results, and truly cares for his patience. He's the best Dr. I've had...and I've had quite a few!
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
I have recommended others.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2019
Dr Sutters is the best. He always takes the time to answer all questions and since I am a complicated patient, it means so much
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2019
*Dr. Sutters is the "best" I travel miles to see him/excellent detail & concerns.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
dr sutters is amazing. he engages well. keeps it light. tells me and my wife how it really is doesnt sugar coat. hands down beat nephrologist. he works great with my wife who is extremely involved in my medical care as im medically a very complicated patient. he answer queations with out annoyance.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
The doctor was very knowledgeable about his job and he explain to me what was going on with me.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2019
I feel as though I am part of my medical team... At no time did I ever feel talked down to...
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2019
*Dr. Sutters really listens to your concerns and answers every question that you might bring up. I feel comfortable asking him questions relating to my health because I know I will get an honest opinion and that's important because then I could make an inform decision.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2019
Dr. Sutters is an amazing Dr. he shows compassion, concern and is very friendly. very easy to talk to.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
Dr. Sutters has been extremely helpful and supportive for the care of the patient.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
i am very confident I am getting the best care possible from Dr. Sutters and the staff. I have and will continue to recommend him.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
*Dr. Sutters is wonderful. Very lucky to have him be my doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
*Dr. Sutters was very friendly & knowledgeable. I was totally at ease with him & very comfortable with him. Excellent doctor!