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Wayne S. Hwang, MD, FACC
Cardiology
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
Locations
Profile
Areas of Expertise
Cardiology, General Interventional Cardiology Angioplasty, Stenting, Atherectomy peripheral vascular disease and interventions
Special Interests
Consultative cardiology, coronary artery disease, peripheral vascular disease, peripheral arterial interventions, interventional cardiology, congestive heart failure, hypertension, functional stress testing
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Cardiology, Consultative Cardiology, Preventive Cardiology, Cardiovascular Risk Assessment, Interventional Cardiology, Nuclear Cardiology, Heart Disease
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty in Cardiovascular Disease, Subspecialty in Nuclear Cardiology, Subspecialty in Interventional Cardiology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 1996
Internship
Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston, 1997
Residency
Internal Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Medical Center, Houston, 1999
Fellowships
Cardiology, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Conn., 2001 Interventional Cardiology, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Conn., 2003
Professional Activities and Awards

Seattle Magazine – Top Doctors 2014
Seattle Magazine -  Top Doctors 2013
Seattle Metropolitan Magazine – Top Doctors 2014
American Heart Association- Puget Sound – Board of Directors,  2014

Deputy Section Chief, Cardiology 2012 – present
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory 2012 – present
Director, Cardiac Wellness Clinic 2011 – present
Graduate Medical Education teaching director – Cardiology division 2006-present

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
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider's friendliness and courtesy
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
My confidence in provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider spoke in clear language
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider's effort to include me in decisions
 
4.8 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 - July 2019
I have confidence in this doctor. I feel he carefully reviewed my file before meeting me, spent all the time I needed to answer questions and demonstrated a sincere interest in my health and well-being. He promptly provided reports to me and to my primary-care physician.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2019
The first angel I've met on earth! Thank you!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2019
*Hwang discussed sensitive situations.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
Dr. Whang is a very easy person to talk with and he really cares.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
Very professional
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
After seeing 4 other heart drs.... finally found the best!
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2019
Excellent, knowledgable professional, caring and concerned.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2019
good
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
Dr Hwang is a fine doctor
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2019
This dr. is great!
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2019
An excellent cardiologist!
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2019
As usual, I was very satisfied with the appointment with Dr Hwang.