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Joy K. Zia, M.D.

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About

Professional Statement

Dr. Zia provides a complete range of obstetrical and gynecologic services for women from adolescence through menopause. Her clinical interests are minimally invasive surgery, family planning, pelvic floor prolapse and international health. Dr. Zia believes in listening to her patients and getting to know each person as a whole so she can best help them navigate through choices regarding their health and well being. She is a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American Urogynecologic Society, American College of Physicians and American Medical Association.

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Education

University of Hawaii, John A. Burns School of Medicine
medical school
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Ore.
residency

Board Certifications

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Cerclage
  • Abdominal Cramps
  • Abnormal Pap
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Amenorrhea
  • Anemia Of Pregnancy
  • Annual Gynecological Examination
  • Anovulation
  • Anovulatory Bleeding
  • Asymptomatic Bacteriuria
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Atypical Glandular Cells Of Undetermined Significance
  • Atypical Squamous Cells Of Undetermined Significance Pap Smear
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Bartholin's Cyst
  • Benign Breast Lump
  • Bicornuate Uterus
  • Birth Control
  • Bladder Prolapse
  • Bladder Training
  • Breast Examination
  • Breast Lump
  • Candidiasis Of Vagina
  • Cervical Biopsy
  • Cervical Conization
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  • Cervical Polyp
  • Chlamydia-Female Only
  • Chorionic Villus Sampling
  • Colposcopy
  • Condylomata Acuminata
  • Cryosurgery Of Cervix
  • Cystitis
  • Cystocele
  • Delayed Menarche
  • Delayed Puberty
  • Dermoid Cyst
  • Detrusor Instability
  • Diabetes In Pregnancy
  • Diabetic And Newly Pregnant
  • Dilation And Curettage
  • Dyspareunia
  • Dysuria
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Endometrial Hyperplasia
  • Endometrioma
  • Endometriosis
  • Endometritis
  • Enterocele
  • Essure Contraceptive
  • Fallopian Tube Disorders
  • Family Planning
  • Female Anorgasmia
  • Female Genital Problems
  • Fibroid Removal
  • Fibroids
  • Follicular Cyst Of Ovary
  • Galactocele
  • Genital Herpes, Female
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Hot Flashes
  • Human Papilloma Virus
  • Hydatiform Mole
  • Hyperemesis
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Imperforate Hymen
  • Implanon
  • Incomplete Emptying Of Bladder
  • Incomplete Uterovaginal Prolapse
  • Increased Frequency Of Micturition
  • Intrauterine Device
  • Irregular Menstruation
  • Labial Adhesions
  • Laceration Of Vagina
  • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
  • Laparoscopic Lysis Of Peritoneal Adhesions
  • Laparoscopy
  • Leiomyoma
  • Lichen Sclerosis
  • Mastodynia
  • Menometrorrhagia
  • Menopause
  • Menorrhagia
  • Missed Abortion
  • Missed Periods
  • Nexplanon
  • Oligomenorrhea
  • Operations On Cul-De-Sac
  • Oral Contraceptive Counseling
  • Ovarian Cyst
  • Ovarian Failure
  • Ovarian Mass
  • Ovarian Torsion
  • Overflow Incontinence Of Urine
  • Painful Periods
  • Pap Smear
  • Paratubal Cyst
  • Partial Hysterectomy
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Pelvic Adhesions
  • Pelvic Floor Dysfunction
  • Pelvic Floor Exercise
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Pelvic Lymphadenectomy
  • Pelvic Mass
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Pelvic Varicose Veins
  • Perimenopause
  • Perinatal Mental Health
  • Permanent Sterilization
  • Pessary
  • Placental Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Post Partum Check-Up
  • Post Partum Mastitis
  • Postcoital Bleeding
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Preconception Counseling
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Counseling
  • Premature Adrenarche
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Prenatal Care
  • Prenatal Testing
  • Preterm Premature Rupture Of Membranes
  • Primary Amenorrhea
  • Prophylactic Oophorectomy
  • Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Salpingo-Oophoritis
  • Selective Estrogen Receptor Modulation
  • Septate Uterus
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Spontaneous Abortion
  • Squamous Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  • Surgical Sterilization
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Tubal Ligation Reversal
  • Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
  • Unicorneate Uterus
  • Urge Incontinence
  • Urinary Retention
  • Urinary Stress Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urinary Urgency
  • Uterine Abnormality
  • Uterine Bleeding
  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization Counseling
  • Uterine Lining Removal
  • Uterine Myoma
  • Uterine Polyp
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Uterine Surgery
  • Uterovaginal Prolapse
  • Vaginal Abscess
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Biopsy
  • Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Section
  • Vaginal Bleeding
  • Vaginal Bleeding After Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • Vaginal Discharge
  • Vaginal Dryness
  • Vaginal Hysterectomy
  • Vaginal Infections
  • Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia
  • Vaginal Irritation
  • Vaginismus
  • Vaginitis
  • Vasomotor Symptoms
  • Vulvar Abscess
  • Vulvar Disease
  • Vulvar Dysplasia
  • Vulvar Vestibulitis
  • Vulvodynia
  • Vulvovaginitis
  • Water Birth
  • Water Birth Information
  • Women's Health
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Personal Interests

Traveling, hiking, swimming, reading, and playing the piano.
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Professional Associations

American College of Obstetrics and Gynecologists, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American Urogynecologic Society, American College of Physicians, American Medical Association.
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Languages

  • English
  • French

Practice Locations

Joy K. Zia practices at one location

Swedish OB/GYN Specialists - Ballard
5350 Tallman Avenue Northwest
Suite 420
Seattle, WA 98107
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill
Medical Groups
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