Find a Doctor

Paul Kassab, MD, FACP Photo
Paul Kassab, MD, FACP
Internal Medicine
 
5.0 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
Locations
Key
Hospital Icon Hospital
Clinic Icon Clinic
Urgent Care Facility Icon Urgent Care
Emergency Department Facility Icon Emergency Department
Profile
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
Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Concierge Medicine, Executive Health
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.
Would recommend provider
 
5.0 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
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's concern for questions and worries
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Time provider spent with me
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
All comments are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Patient comments are displayed in their entirety and patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and privacy. Learn about the comments.
July 2018
*Kassab is a great MD who really personalizes his care!
June 2018
*Dr. Kassab is an exceptional doctor - very personal and attentive in meeting and answering my questions!!
May 2018
*Dr. Kassab is the most caring, thorough, pleasant, available primary care physician I´ve ever had!
April 2018
It is a pleasure dealing with *Dr. Kassab. His is always thorough, professional and very attentive.
April 2018
Outstanding.
March 2018
Could not ask for a better experience. Dr. Kassab is outstanding.
March 2018
Dr. Kassab is fantastic! My husband and I feel very lucky to have him leading our health team.
March 2018
Outstanding!
February 2018
Dr. Kassab is awesome!
February 2018
Paul Kassab is the best! RN Michelle Hill was great as well.
February 2018
I would give Paul Kassab ´6´ if it was choice. Compassionate, reassuring, professional.
January 2018
While I would expect the concierge program to be excellent, Dr. Kassab exceeds expectations. He is personable, efficient, knowledgable and insightful - a great array or attributes.
December 2017
The care provided by Dr. Kassab has been the best I have ever experienced!
December 2017
Dr. Kassab is fantastic. He took the time to answer me of my question in pain - speaking detail - I would highly recommend him.
November 2017
I have more confidence in Dr. Kassab than any other doctor I have had @ VM.
October 2017
I wish I could give Dr. Kassab a 10.
October 2017
Kasab hears your problem and provides concise alternatives. He is a good MD!
August 2017
Dr. Kassab is always so professional, friendly & down to earth. He is also always very responsive.
August 2017
Dr. Kassab is like no other Doctor I´ve ever worked with. He is attentive and very intuitive. You feel at ease with him the moment you meet. I appreciate his advice, guidance and value his knowledge. I honestly feel healthier and have a better self-image after meeting with him. Truly fantastic!
August 2017
No complaints. A very positive experience.
August 2017
Dr. Kassab is excellent! He is attentive, caring, informative and a great quarterback of my health team!
July 2017
Dr. Kassab is the finest physician I have ever had. He is a fantastic communicator and I feel lucky to be his patient.
May 2017
Both of my physicians have been very close to perfect!
April 2017
Dr. Kassab was very kind and caring. He listened carefully to my concerns and then thoughtfully explained what was going on with my issues. I felt very respected and valued.
April 2017
Dr. Paul Kassab is a good man! A great experience for me.
February 2017
PAUL KASSAB IS THE VERY BEST PHYSICIAN I HAVE EVER HAD. THAT SAYS IT ALL. (I AM 80!)
January 2017
Dr. Kassab is a caring and compassionate physician.
January 2017
Dr. Kassab is thorough, professional and a real gentleman. I switched to the Concierge Group because of him.
January 2017
Guess I jumped the gun on obverse of this sheet. Dr. Kassab is remarkable. I have total confidence in him. (Dr. Kassab is truly a great doctor -)
January 2017
What a wonderful encounter with Dr. Kassab - the time he took - the areas we explored - OUTSTANDING