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Michael Sutters, MD, MRCP
Nephrology
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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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
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - October 2020
Dr. Sutters has provided me care for my nephrology concerns for several years. He consistently provides compassion and concern for the issues I am facing. I really appreciate his honest straightforward guidance and extensive knowledge. He is a very interesting person to talk to and shows genuine concern for my health. I feel much more in control of my kidney issues with him guiding the process!
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
dr sutters is a superior nephrologist. we have switched many times and so thankful to have found dr sutters. my dad listens to no one but dr sutters he is thorough a thinker and takes his time and is informative and responsive . he also calls my dad directly. truly exceptional
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Always thoughtful and helpful.
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Dr. Sutter was a pleasure to speak with. He is a genuine professional.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Sutters was extremely thorough and spent plenty of time understanding and explaining.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
*Dr. Sutters was very caring and so informative regarding my health problem.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2020
The provider, thoroughly explain all your problem and recommendation about your care.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
I found him to be knowledgeable. He answered all my questions satisfactorily
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
Always a very pleasant experience!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2020
Very patient and positive experience. Informative and empowering.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
Michael's the best!
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2020
I am a retired ICU RN. I chose Va. Mason because of Dr. Sutters. He is the most compassionate, considerate and knowledgeable M.D. to have on your side and on your team!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
Dr. Sutters is an excellent provider in all aspects. I highly appreciate his care.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
his a very good doc, kind and caring too
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
My consult was excellent. I wish all of my doctors were like doctor Sutters!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2020
I had some concerns this time about one of my lab results and Doctor Sutters took additional time to explain it to me and retest to make sure that the issue was resolved.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2019
so impress with Dr Sutter's torouhness, ability to communicate difficult concepts, attention to the problem, quick lab results and phone call after hours on a Friday. very impressed all around.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
I have an Excellent Rapport with DR Sutters - We are on the same wavelength in many ways!
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2019
Dr. Sutters is a wonderful doctor and I am glad to have him as my care provider for my current condition. He is very thorough and speaks with a high degree of intellect. He often uses medical terms that I am unfamiliar with but he is always happy to explain things in a way I can understand as well. I believe he is treating my condition carefully and I appreciate all of his explanations as to why we are doing certain treatments.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
Doctor Sutters is the best doctor I have had in my entire life. Dr. Sutters saved my life.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
I and very happy with Dr. Sutters!