Todd Strumwasser, M.D.
Chief Executive, First Hill and Cherry Hill
Todd Strumwasser serves as chief executive for Swedish First Hill and Swedish Cherry Hill. Prior to this position, he was senior vice president, chief operating officer for Swedish Seattle.
Dr. Strumwasser is a board certified anesthesiologist who has been an active member of the medical staff since 1987. He served as vice president of medical affairs for the First Hill campus from 2010 to 2012. He was chief of staff-elect from 2006 to 2008, and chief of staff from 2008 to 2010. He also served president of Physicians Anesthesia Service from 2005 to 2007. Prior to joining Swedish, he was a practicing anesthesiologist at St. Josephs Hospital in Tacoma from 1984 to 1987.
Dr. Strumwasser graduated from the University of California, Davis, and received his M.D. from the University of Southern California. He completed a residency in anesthesiology from the University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, where he served as chief resident. He completed a certificate in executive development at the University of Washington, Foster School of Business.
He won the 2010 Swedish Physician Leadership Award for demonstrating continued and dedicated support for the Swedish Foundation.
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