American Board of Internal Medicine
Education and Background:
Dr. Pourmassina comes to The Polyclinic from Virginia Mason’s Federal Way Clinic. She earned her bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Boston University, received her medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago, and completed her internship and residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center.
All aspects of Internal Medicine, with particular interest in preventive care.
Philosophy of Care:
“My goal is to have my patients walk out of my office with a better understanding of their bodies and their health. Armed with that knowledge, together we can better tackle and prevent disease.”
Art, music, and writing.
Dr. Pourmassina’s blog may be found at: www.pulsus.wordpress.com
April 2012: Finding Credible Health Information Online
The Seattle Times, November 2012: Differentiating between postpartum depression and exhaustion