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Julie Carkin, MD

  Primary Specialty:   Rheumatology
Group Affiliation:  Univ. of Washington/Harborview
Address:   Box 356420 Suite 250
City/State/Zip:   Seattle, WA 98195
Phone:   (206) 368-6123
Office Hours:   M-Thurs 8:00am - 6:00pm, Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
Board Certification:   Yes
Url:  http://www.theseattlearthritisclinic.com

Dr. Carkin has practiced rheumatology in Seattle since 1993. She is board-certified in rheumatology and internal medicine, and has built special interest and expertise in osteoporosis prevention, diagnosis and management. A Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Vermont, she went on to receive her medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine. During her internship, residency and chief residency in internal medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle, Dr. Carkin was recognized with the Robert S. Evans award for outstanding resident in internal medicine. She subsequently completed fellowship training in rheumatology at the University of Washington and at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA.

Dr. Carkin is the medical director of osteoporosis services at Northwest Hospital and is also a member of the clinical faculty of the University of Washington. Dr. Carkin has been repeatedly chosen by her peers as one of “Seattle’s Top Docs,” in an annual issue of Seattle Magazine. When not treating patients, Dr. Carkin is an avid Seattle Mariners fan and as a native of Massachusetts, she is still a member in good standing of the “Red Sox Nation”. She also enjoys mountain and road cycling, hiking and spending time with family and friends.

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