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Emma L. Swingle, M.D.

Primary Care Physician

Family Medicine

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

I attended medical school at the University of Washington School of Medicine and completed my residency at the University of Colorado Family Medicine Residency where I served as chief resident during my final year of training. After residency, I returned to Seattle and completed a geriatric medicine fellowship at Swedish Medical Center. I am a board-certified family physician with a certificate of added qualification in Geriatrics. I provide care for people of all ages. My geriatric interests include care for both vigorous and frail older persons. Maximizing quality of life and reducing the burden of illness are primary goals of geriatric care. I enjoy caring for individuals with complicated or multiple medical conditions and I believe that preventative care is warranted throughout life. I feel that medical care must be tailored to the needs of each patient – clear communication and review of the whole person are central elements of a medical relationship.

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Education

University of Washington
medical school, 2009
University of Colorado
residency, Family Medicine, 2012
Swedish Geriatrics Fellowship
fellowship, Geriatric Medicine, 2013

Board Certifications

American Board of Family Medicine
Geriatric Medicine

Personal Interests

In my spare time, I enjoy spending time with my family, reading (especially historical fiction), exploring Seattle, snowshoeing, and hiking.
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Emma L. Swingle practices at one location

Swedish Greenlake Primary Care
7210 Roosevelt Way Northeast
Seattle, WA 98115
Medical Groups
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