Minor & James Medical, a Swedish Health Partner, Welcomes Seattle Urological Associates

Minor & James Medical, a Swedish Health Partner, Welcomes Seattle Urological Associates

SEATTLE, Oct. 1, 2013 – Minor & James Medical, a Swedish Health Partner, announced today that Seattle Urological Associates is joining its medical group effective Oct. 1.

As an integrated practice of Minor & James, Seattle Urological Associates can now leverage many of the same resources and health practices that are available to Minor & James physicians and patients, including its electronic health records system, online access to health information and patient services through MyChart, imaging services and more.

Founded 35 years ago, Seattle Urological Associates serves patients at First Hill in Seattle and in Swedish locations in West Seattle, Issaquah and Redmond. The team of board-certified urologists includes:

James Gasparich, M.D.

Steven Han, M.D.

Joel Lilly, M.D.

John Mullen, M.D.

Seattle Urological Associates treats men and women diagnosed with a range of conditions, including bladder, kidney and prostate cancer, impotence, kidney stones and disorders, male infertility, and urinary incontinence and tract infection. Other procedures include circumcision, non-scalpel vasectomy, vascetcomy reversal, kidney stone lithotripsy. Seattle Urological Associates also offers patients the da Vinci® Surgical System for robotic cystectomy, prostatectomy and procedures for kidney tumors.

“We are pleased to welcome Seattle Urological Associates to Minor & James,” said Dr. James Martin, chief medical officer at Minor & James. “Their 35-year tradition of exceptional, patient-focused care is a perfect fit with our commitment to clinical excellence and innovative, compassionate patient care.” 

About Minor & James Medical

Minor & James Medical is a multispecialty medical group and Swedish Health Partner. Established in 1959, Minor & James has grown to 80 physicians in 20 specialties. Minor & James providers see patients at four main locations (First Hill, Arnold Pavilion and Nordstrom Tower in Seattle, Bellevue and Mercer Island) and at multiple Swedish locations throughout the Puget Sound area. Specialties include allergy, audiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, infectious disease, internal medicine, nephrology, nephrology, neurology, obstetrics and gynecology, oncology and hematology, otolaryngology, orthopedics, podiatry, pulmonology, rheumatology, sports medicine and urology. Minor & James also operates an outpatient surgery center and offers imaging and lab services. For more information, visit www.minorandjames.com.

About Swedish

Swedish has grown over the last 103 years to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 100 primary-care and specialty clinics located throughout the Greater Puget Sound area. In addition to general medical and surgical care including robotic-assisted surgery, Swedish is known as a regional referral center, providing specialized treatment in areas such as cardiovascular care, cancer care, neuroscience, orthopedics, high-risk obstetrics, pediatric specialties, organ transplantation and clinical research. For more information, visit www.swedish.org, www.swedishcares.org, www.facebook.com/swedishmedicalcenter, or www.twitter.com/swedish.

David W. Howell
I had robotic surgery for prostate cancer on March 5, 2013 by Dr Steven Han. Everything has gone very well and the incontinence is almost gone. I was very impressed with Dr Han. He showed so much concern and reassured me that he would take care of my problem. This removed a lot of anxiety and fear that i was experiencing. The bloodless surgery program at Swedish hospital is an amazing program and i appreciated that the Drs and hospital considered my wishes not to have a blood transfussion. All of my Doctors and my wifes doctors are with Swedish. Again, i think Dr Han is as good a Dr as one could have. Thankyou

David W. Howell
12/20/2013 7:15:51 PM
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