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The Polyclinic is one of the largest multispecialty clinics in the Puget Sound area. We offer dozens of medical specialties and services, all under one roof.

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Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been practiced in China and other Asian countries for thousands of years. It is the oldest medical system in practice today. It involves inserting very fine needles into specific points on the body to help rebalance the flow of energy. 

Allergy, asthma and clinical immunology

Our specialists provide expert care for children and adults with allergies, asthma and related problems. Services include allergy testing, education and treatment options that are right for you, including allergy shots. 

Anticoagulation Clinic

Our specialists work with patients who take anticoagulants, which are blood thinners like warfarin. Blood thinners help keep clots from forming in the veins and arteries. Our focus is on helping you stay on the right dose of blood thinners, now and in the future.

Audiology

Our team cares for adults and children with a wide range of hearing and balance disorders. They’ll help make sure your condition is diagnosed and treated correctly. If you need hearing aids, they’ll find options that fit your needs. 

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Behavioral health

If mental health concerns keep you from functioning at your best day to day, our behavioral health experts can help. They’ll get to the source of your concern and find ways to help you feel better, from short-term therapy and medication to longer-term treatment.

Blink Optical at The Polyclinic

The staff at Blink Optical will help you take care of your vision. Services include routine eye exams with optometrists and help choosing the glasses and contacts that are right for you. For complex vision issues, you'll be connected to our experts in ophthalmology. 

Breast surgery

Our breast surgery program offers advanced diagnostic and treatment services of all kinds. These include 3D mammograms, genetic testing and a broad range of treatment options. Our program is led by an expert in surgical and nonsurgical treatment of breast problems.

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Cancer care

If you’ve been diagnosed with cancer, you’re not alone. Our care team includes doctors from various specialties who provide proven, personalized care. Your team will also coordinate all your care, making sure you get the right care at the right time. 

Cardiology

Our cardiologists (heart specialists) are experts in preventing, identifying and treating heart conditions of all kinds. They use the latest in equipment and technological advances, helping them care for even the most complex conditions.

Care Advantage Program (CAP)

The CAP team works closely with you and your doctors. Services include meetings with a nurse, medication review and making sure you get the right care at the right time. The team will also help you create a personalized care plan focused on helping you stay healthy. 

Colon and rectal surgery

All of our colon and rectal surgeons specialize in treating conditions from hemorrhoids to cancer of the colon, rectum and anus. Services include screenings, diagnostic tests and minimally invasive surgery. 

Corneal disease and surgery

Corneal disease refers to a wide range of conditions that can affect the cornea, the clear outer layer of the eye. Our cornea surgeon diagnoses and provides treatment for these conditions, which include infections, dry eye, diseases and structural problems.

Cosmetic services

A number of Polyclinic physicians and clinical staff offer cosmetic services that can help you look and feel your best. These range from nonsurgical treatments, such as removing hair and wrinkles, to plastic surgery procedures of all kinds.

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Dermatology

Dermatologists specialize in caring for the skin, hair and nails. They look for skin cancer and take care of problems like rashes, acne and eczema. Our dermatologists provide lifelong care for children and adults.

Diabetes education

Whether you've had diabetes your entire life or are newly diagnosed, our diabetes experts are here for you. They offer support, education and resources to help you manage your diabetes correctly and stay as healthy as possible.

Diagnostic imaging

Imaging exams like X-rays are a critical part of patient care. They help doctors find and treat injuries, diseases and disorders of all kinds. Our department uses only state-of-the-art digital imaging, which provides clear images almost instantaneously. 

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Ear, nose and throat

Our ear, nose and throat (ENT) physicians specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of head and neck conditions. They care for a wide range of concerns, from ear and sinus diseases to cancer. ENTs are also known as otolaryngologists.

Endocrinology

Endocrinology is the study of hormones and medical conditions related to them. Hormones control energy level, growth, ability to respond to stress and more. Our specialists see adults with a wide range of hormone disorders, including diabetes and thyroid problems. 

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Gastroenterology

Gastroenterologists are doctors who specialize in diagnosing and treating digestive orders. The digestive system absorbs food and delivers nutrients to the body. If you have digestive problems of any kind, our specialists can help. 

General surgery

Our general surgeons are highly trained surgical specialists. They do surgery to address a wide range of conditions, including liver cancer, weight-loss problems and thyroid disorders. They also take care of patients before, during and after surgery.

Glaucoma

Several of our eye specialists are experts in glaucoma and cataracts, which can be serious. They use the latest in technology to diagnose and treat problems as early as possible. Treatments range from eye drops and laser procedures to minimally invasive surgery.  

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Hand therapy

We use our hands all the time, so it’s easy to injure them. If you’ve injured one or both of your hands, our certified hand therapists can help. They’ll work closely with you to help improve strength, function and range of motion.  

Hematology

Our oncology and hematology specialists offer proven treatments, support and follow-up care for patients with a wide range of cancers and noncancerous blood disorders. They also bring together a team of specialists to deliver your care. 

Hereditary cancer risk

Our Hereditary Cancer Risk Clinic works with patients who may have a higher chance of developing certain types of cancer because it runs in their family. Knowing your cancer risk improves your chances of not getting cancer or finding it early. 

Hospital medicine

Hospitalists are doctors who oversee your care during a hospital stay. If you have a Polyclinic primary care doctor and are admitted to Swedish Medical Center First Hill, one of our hospitalists will see you daily and work closely with your doctors and hospital staff.

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Infectious disease

Infectious diseases are caused by germs, viruses, fungi or parasites. Some are passed from person to person. Others are passed from insects or animals to humans. The infectious disease specialists at The Polyclinic diagnose and treat these diseases. 

Infusion center

The Polyclinic has several on-site infusion centers that offer intravenous (IV) services. IVs deliver fluids that contain medication or other treatments directly into a patient’s vein. IV treatments include chemotherapy, antibiotics and hydration.

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Laboratory services

Lab tests help doctors screen for and diagnose certain diseases and disorders. Our lab offers a wide range of tests and technical expertise. Our services are available to Polyclinic patients and those working with other health care providers. 

Lifestyle and metabolic medicine

Our care team helps patients lose weight and make important health improvements. They do this by helping patients make food and lifestyle changes that support good health. They also work with patients with metabolic disorders like diabetes. 

Lipid clinic

Our lipid clinic does complete heart risk assessments. The goal is to reduce your chances of having a heart attack or other heart problem. The clinic also offers advanced lab tests, diet and exercise guidance, and education and support.

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Mohs surgery

Mohs is a special surgical procedure used to treat different types of skin cancer. It’s done in stages, all in one visit, while you wait. In many cases, it offers the highest chances of a cure — up to 99%. Several of our surgeons have advanced training in Mohs surgery.

Musculoskeletal medicine

Our musculoskeletal medicine group is made up of providers from different Polyclinic specialties. All see patients who have problems that affect the spine and limbs. They’ll get to the source of your concern and create a treatment plan to help you feel better. 

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Nephrology

Nephrologists are doctors who specialize in kidney care. They provide diagnosis and treatment of kidney diseases. These include the conditions that kidney disease can lead to, such as diabetes. All of our doctors are board certified in nephrology. 

Neurology

Neurology is a medical specialty that deals with problems of the brain and nervous system. Our neurologists are experts in this area and provide treatment for a wide range of neurological diseases and conditions. 

Nutrition education

The dietitians at The Polyclinic Madison Center and Northgate Plaza are food and nutrition experts. They’ll help you find a way of eating that improves your health and quality of life. Services include guidance about weight loss, cholesterol and diabetes.

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Obstetrics and gynecology

The doctors in our obstetrics and gynecology (ob/gyn) group specialize in women’s health. They provide guidance and care to support you throughout all stages of life, from preventive care and birth control to pregnancy, menopause and beyond. 

Oncology and hematology

Our oncology and hematology specialists offer proven treatments, support and follow-up care for patients with a wide range of cancers and noncancerous blood disorders. They also bring together a team of specialists to deliver your care. 

Ophthalmology

Our ophthalmologists are medical doctors who specialize in eye and vision care. They provide treatment for a broad range of eye conditions. These include blurred vision, dry eye, diabetes-related problems, glaucoma and cataracts.

Optometry

The staff at Blink Optical will help you take care of your vision. Services include routine eye exams with optometrists and help choosing the glasses and contacts that are right for you. For complex vision issues, you'll be connected to our experts in ophthalmology.  

Orthopedics

Our orthopedic surgeons care for injuries and diseases that affect the spine, bones and muscles. When possible, they use nonsurgical treatments like physical therapy. Surgical options include both traditional and minimally invasive surgery, which uses tiny incisions. 

Otolaryngology

Our ear, nose and throat (ENT) physicians specialize in the medical and surgical treatment of head and neck conditions. They care for a wide range of concerns, from ear and sinus diseases to cancer. ENTs are also known as otolaryngologists. 

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Pharmacy

Kelley-Ross Pharmacy offers medication and specialty services as well as over-the-counter products. It’s conveniently located at The Polyclinic Madison Center. This allows you to pick up your prescription right after you see your doctor. 

Physical medicine and rehabilitation

Our rehabilitation physicians are nerve, muscle and bone experts. They treat injuries or illnesses that affect how you move. They care for problems from sore shoulders to spinal cord injuries. Their goal is to help you return to an active, pain-free lifestyle. 

Physical therapy

Physical therapists are movement experts. If an injury or illness keeps you from moving normally, our physical therapists can help. Their goal is to reduce pain, make it easier for you to do daily tasks and improve your quality of life.

Plastic surgery

Our plastic surgeons are experts in restoring beauty and function to the face and body. They offer a wide range of cosmetic procedures and reconstructive services. Nonsurgical treatments that improve and refresh the appearance of the skin are also available. 

Podiatry

Our podiatrists see adults and children for foot and ankle conditions of all kinds. These include arthritis and heel pain, broken bones and problems related to medical conditions, like diabetes. Treatment options include medical therapies and/or surgery. 

Pulmonary medicine

If you have breathing problems related to conditions like asthma, lung infections or lung cancer, our pulmonary (lung) experts can help. They have advanced training in critical care medicine and can care for even the most complex lung conditions. 

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Rheumatology

The specialists in our rheumatology department care for patients with arthritis and other diseases of the joints, muscles and bones. These range from back, neck and hand pain to autoimmune diseases like lupus, in which the body attacks healthy tissue.

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Sleep medicine

Over time, not sleeping well can lead to serious health problems. Our sleep specialists will review your lifestyle and sleep patterns, then create a treatment plan that meets your needs. The goal is to help improve your health through better sleep. 

Spine surgery

Most people have back or neck pain at some point. But if that pain keeps you from working and doing what you love, the experts in our spine surgery program can help. They provide nonsurgical and surgical treatments to help return you to an active, pain-free life.

Sports and performance medicine

If you've been hurt or have physical limits because of injury or disease, our experts can help. They diagnose and provide complete nonsurgical care for patients of all ages. They also teach patients how to prevent getting injured in the first place. 

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Travel Center

If you’re planning a trip outside of the United States, visit our Travel Center first. Our experts provide travel medicine services, including shots, for patients ages 2 and older. The goal is to lower your chances of getting a serious illness while traveling. 

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Urology

The urinary tract is the body’s drainage system. It creates, stores and removes urine. Problems can lead to serious health concerns. Our urologists care for a wide range of disorders, including problems urinating, kidney stones and cancer. 

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Vascular surgery

Vascular disorders affect how blood flows through the blood vessels. Problems range from varicose veins to complex conditions. Our specialists treat these disorders using nonsurgical and/or surgical options. The focus is on helping to improve your quality of life. 

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