Susan Baumgaertel MD

Susan Baumgaertel MD

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Accepting New Patients

Open to new patients for the Menu for Change program.

Board Certification:

American Board of Internal Medicine


Dr. Baumgaertel received her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Washington School of Medicine and went on to complete her residency at the University of Washington Department of Medicine, including a rotation as chief resident at Swedish Medical Center.

Special Interests:

Dr. Baumgaertel's practice encompasses all areas of internal medicine including preventive medicine, women's health, menopausal concerns, osteoporosis, and managing complex medical problems all in the spirit of compassion and caring. Dr. Baumgaertel serves as Director of "Menu for Change," an exciting new weight management program.

Practice Philosophy:

"My patients receive personalized comprehensive care with ‘open access' and ‘no wait' policies. They appreciate the sharing of information and respect for differences in our focus on better physical and mental health."

Teaching Involvement:

Clinical assistant professor of medicine, University of Washington Department of Medicine.


Menu for Change

Menu for Change on Twitter

Blog Posts:

How I use MyChart to Benefit My Patients and My Practice

What’s the Key to Helping Patients With Weight Loss?


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