Michael R. Cairns, MD


Specialties
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
Accepting New Patients
515 Minor Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
206-386-9500
206-233-7320

General Information

Specialties
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
Education Background
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Residency: Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, Infectious Diseases
Languages
  • English
Professional Associations
King County Medical Society; Washington State Medical Association; American Society for Microbiology; Alpha Omega Alpha

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Internal Medicine
Services Provided
Clinical Interests
  • Infectious Disease
  • Travel Medicine / Immunizations

Reviews

Patient Ratings and Comments
 

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey. Responses are measured on a 10-point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5-point scale in order to display results in a 5-star rating. Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.8 out of 5 (197 Ratings, 34 Comments)

100

05/24/2016
Dr. Cairns is friendly, intelligent, and attentive. He always follows up with me, responds quickly to messages sent through MyChart, and takes the time to hear me out when I visit.
90

05/24/2016
Dr. Cairns saw me when my regular PCP did not have time on his schedule. He was extremely polite and professional, calm and not in a hurry, very kind, outstanding bedside manner.
100

05/20/2016
an exceptional dr very caring listens well knows my history follows thru. so friendly and nice makes going to the dr fun! love dr Cairnes superb!
100

05/17/2016
Dr. Cairns is awesome! He is kind, courteous, knowledgeable and show genuine care for his patients. I am blessed that he is my primary care physician.
100

04/04/2016
Very knowledgeable with infection disease/ travel this why I went to him & have in the past.
100

03/29/2016
Dr. Cairns is always on time, takes all my questions & concerns and answers them fully. He's great!
100

03/08/2016
Excellent dr.!!
100

02/28/2016
Dr. Carins - exceptional bedside manner. Made me very comfortable and I really appreciated it. I would have and recommended Dr. Cairns to my family. He's set the bar pretty high and I love it.
100

02/23/2016
Dr cairns is the best! Love him! Explains well listens respectful professional so very kind and nice always a joy to see him a positive happy experience even when sick. Carries thru follows thru immediately. Amazing! Superb dr he is wonderful!
100

02/17/2016
Happy to have Cairns as my new physician!
100

02/17/2016
I really liked him, friendly on top of my history & understood my pain that I was experiencing.
100

02/15/2016
Take care me like a family Thank you Michael Cairns for that care!
100

02/09/2016
Dr. Cairns and [...] are always very kind and helpful. I would recommend to anyone.
100

02/09/2016
I have never had a provider as good as Dr Cairns.
100

01/26/2016
I have recommended this provider to others.
100

01/10/2016
Dr. Kairn was extremely knowledgeable but also spoke at a level I understood. He gave very thorough patient instructions. I would recommend him to family/friends and see him again if I needed to be seen.
100

01/06/2016
very warm, caring, professional
100

01/05/2016
Dr. Cairns is an exceptional physician.
100

01/03/2016
Dr. Cairns is the best I could ask for...
100

12/24/2015
I had a list of questions/concerns and Dr. Cairns went over the list with me and addressed every one.
100

12/15/2015
Dr. And staff is excellent, the lab is the worst.
100

12/01/2015
I have recommended several people to Dr. Cairns.
100

11/30/2015
Dr. Cairns is great! He's kind , knows all the answers, and I trust him completely.
100

11/08/2015
Great job of determining problem & solving with medication. Pain gone in 2 days (could hardly walk when I came in).
100

10/27/2015
In fact, I have recommended Dr. Cairns to my spouse [...]
100

10/14/2015
Dr cairns is simply the best. My mom, daughter and I are all his patients because we love him and he gives us such exceptional care. He is brilliant ,knowledgeable ,caring ,compassionate ,always gracious kind ,and friendly. He listens ,he explains ,is respectful ,always delightful in his interactions ,so positive and helpful. You leave after spending time with him feeling so much better because he is such a happy, hopeful, joyous person and fun. His kindness and care makes him an excellent dr you can tell he loves what he does, he loves his patients, he has a passion for medicine and healing. I'm so impressed with him and feel he is a gift and blessed by his presence as my provider so very grateful for his outstanding care.
100

10/13/2015
I always feel confident and informed after a visit with Dr. Cairns.
100

10/01/2015
Dr Cairns is phenomenal, patient, and inspires confidence.
100

10/01/2015
Dr. Cairns is a fine doctor!
100

09/22/2015
The care has been very good overall and I have been seeing said physician for 15 years.
100

09/07/2015
Dr. Carns has earned my confidence and loyalty during the past 20 years.
100

08/25/2015
I can say nothing negative about Dr. Cairns or his staff. I always feel valued and that my concerns and questions are addressed fully and thoughtfully.
100

08/12/2015
Dr Cairns is an exemplary provider and has always been responsive to my questions and concerns.
100

08/05/2015
Dr. Michael Cairns has been my primary care physician for almost 20 years and I would not consider going to a different doctor. [...]
515 Minor Ave.

Seattle, WA 98104
206-233-7320
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