Julie M Thomas, MD


Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Accepting New Patients
3236 78th Ave. SE
Suite 200
Mercer Island, WA 98040
206-275-5060
206-275-5061
1558447276

General Information


Biography
What I enjoy most about being a physician is getting to know my patients in the context of their lives. I value celebrating their new job, mourning a loss or meeting a dear family member. It is rewarding and interesting!
Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Education Background
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Residency: Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Associations
King County Medical Society; Washington State Medical Association
Personal Interests
My patients are often great teachers of their respective cultures. I volunteer at Haller Lake Christian Health Clinic and enjoy mission trips abroad and time with my family here at home.

Publications

Blog

10 things that doctors admire about their patients

March 20, 2013

Instead of only focusing on what patients need to do to improve their health, let's look at what they bring to a doctor’s appointment.

Here are 10 things that physicians love about their patients:

10. Their preparedness. One might think that doctors cringe when patients pull out “the list” of their concerns and questions. On the contrary: this adds great efficiency and still helps us to be complete in what we do. The last thing a doctor wants is for a patient to go home and worry about something they forgot to ask us.

9. Their self-discipline. I have seen many patients shed pounds, shake off cigarettes, trim down on alcohol consumption and put on those sneakers day after day. If I’m honest, I’d say that I myself exercise just so I can look these inspiring individuals in the eyes when we talk about fitness.

8. Their knowledge. I don’t...

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Internal Medicine
Services Provided

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.

4.7 out of 5 (81 Ratings, 13 Comments)

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11/22/2016
Dr. Thomas is great!
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11/17/2016
Dr. Thomas is amazing. So greatly appreciate her care and thoughtfulness with quick follow-up on test results.
100

10/30/2016
Dr. Julie Thomas is the best doctor I have ever had!
100

08/30/2016
Always a good experience with Dr. Thomas - very helpful and engaging.
90

07/31/2016
Good experience.
100

07/03/2016
Dr. Thomas is the best primary care physician I've ever had. Period. She's excellent!
100

06/24/2016
Julie really cares about her patients!
100

06/20/2016
Dr. T. is very good at explaining medical issues so they are understood and great at making sure there is follow through where needed.
100

06/14/2016
Dr Julie Thomas, as usual, provides me with excellent care
100

06/07/2016
Very kind and knowledgeable. Always listens to my concerns. Fantastic Physician
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05/29/2016
Dr. Thomas is a warm human being and a skilled practitioner and the best doctor I've ever had.
100

04/06/2016
In my time with Dr. Thomas, I am definitely healthier.
100

03/20/2016
I have already recommended Dr. Thomas to friends in the past and will continue to do so; I have never felt so cared for by a doctor before.
3236 78th Ave. SE
Suite 200
Mercer Island, WA 98040
206-275-5061