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Paul Kassab, MD, FACP
Concierge Medicine
 
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Special Interests
Dr. Kassab handles the spectrum of illnesses that affect adults. he diagnoses and helps treat chronic illness. He promotes health, helps prevent disease, and handles whatever problems a patient brings, no matter how common or rare. He especially enjoys solving puzzling diagnostic situations where several illnesses strike at the same time. Dr. Kassab likes teaching resident physicians, bioethics and exploring how the Mediterranean diet affects general health.
Personal Information
Dr. Kassab enjoys spending time with his wife and three young children, skiing, hiking, biking and swimming in the Mediterranean Sea, which he visits every year. He loves the arts, especially the opera, ballet and musical theater.
Dr. Kassab is fluent in Arabic, French and Greek.
Languages
English, Arabic, French, Greek
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Concierge Medicine, Executive Health, Internal Medicine, Primary Care
Board Certifications
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
American University of Beirut, Lebanon, 1993
Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Rochester, N.Y., 1995
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Rochester, N.Y., 1997
Professional Activities and Awards

Deputy Section Head, Virginia Mason General Internal Medicine department
Seattle Met Top Doctor, 2015 and 2016
Top percentile patient satisfaction nationally by Press Ganey, a national, independent rating service
Top 10 teacher as voted by medical residents
American College of Physicians - Washington (ACP) Executive Council Member
Virginia Mason Continuing Medical Education (CME) member
Virginia Mason Ethics committee member
Co-Chaired ACP regional meeting (250+ physician conference)
Virginia Mason Speaker, Country Doctor fundraising gala
Volunteer summer camp physician, Ionian Village, Greece
Television interview, King 5 with Joyce Taylor on Holiday Drinking
NPR interview, “Flu Season Has Arrived
MSNBC interview, “Summer colds are a cruel oxymoron” 
Attended ACP annual advocacy day in Washington, D.C.; met with legislators to discuss primary healthcare in America

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
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.
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Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
*Paul is very thorough, is attentive to questions of concerns and shows a genuine interest in patient well being.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr. Paul Kassab MD is one of the finest physicians I've ever encountered. He treats the whole patient, and is thoughtful, patient, compassionate and extremely knowledgeable on a wide-range of conditions. His advice is on the mark...clear, concise and effective!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
uniformly excellent
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr Kassab is the best
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Kassab gave me detailed and salient information. It was very helpful.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
I consider *Dr. Kassab a member of my family. I deeply respect and appreciate the time, guidance, & personal touch. I am so very lucky to be a patient & consider him a dear friend.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Dr. Kassab is the best!!!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Excellent!
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Excellent listener.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
*Dr. Kassab is an excellent physician, careful listener who gives thoughtful responses to questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Awesome experience!
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
*Dr. Kassab is simply excellent! Knowledgeable, caring, patient in explaining.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
Paul is fantastic. His balance between science and common sense is refreshing.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
*Dr. Kassab is great. He listens, provides excellent recommendations, and truly takes the time to get to know his patients.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
*Dr. Kassab makes me feel heard, respected, sage and important - I always leave our appointments or phone conversations feeling better than I did upon arrival - I could not ask for a better dr. to navigate my health issues with.
  Overall Patient Rating - November 2020
Dr. Kassab took his time to listen and carefully explain what I was seeing and addressing any concerns