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Alex C. Efird, M.D.


Professional Statement

To paraphrase the German philosopher Goethe He (or she) who does not take time for health will soon make time for sickness. My goal is to help patients stay healthy using as little medicine as possible by using appropriate screening to find diseases early when they are easier to treat, and by helping patients identify which behaviors they can change to improve their health.

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Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California
medical school
University of Washington School of Medicine
University of Washington, WA

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine


Clinical Interests

  • Preventative Care

Personal Interests

As a native of the northwest, I love hiking and camping. I like cooking, travel, and reading history and novels. I'm an avid exerciser. Most of all, I enjoy spending time with friends and family.
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  • English

Practice Locations

Alex C. Efird practices at one location

Swedish Center for Comprehensive Care
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
Medical Groups
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