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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
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
I know that Dr Sutters is fully involved in my health and is always available with ancillary questions from me our my other doctors.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
My rapport with DR Sutters could not be better!
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
*Dr. Sutters was extremely thorough and really took the time to think through my case and discuss options including respecting my priorities & concerns.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
I'm very pleased with my Dr. Sutters openness to my questions and concerns. I have comfort and confidence in the recommendations provided.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Michael's been my nephrologist for many years. He's the best. Why do I get so many surveys about him? I respond the same way every time.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Dr. Sutters is excellent!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
(Excellent.)
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
*Dr. Sutters is always comprehensive in his follow-up care. I enjoy any appointment that's short and boring, but he always takes the time to assess every issue.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
A perfectly routine visit with *Dr. Sutters. He is a consummate professional in every way.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Dr. Sutters is an outstanding doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
Dr. Sutters is absolutely top notch. He is caring. He's extremely smart yet able to explain things clearly. He is a dedicated and talented physician.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
This appointment was mostly a positive experience!
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
He blends the medical knowledge with his caring heart.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
Besides discussing my kidney health, *Dr. Sutters remembered topics of my emotional well-being & conversed about them. I.e. having a dog, moving from NY.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
Dr. Sutters is the best. I have told others about him. He is brilliant and such a great communicator.