Cassandra Giedt MD

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine

Education

Dr. Cassandra Giedt received her undergraduate degree in biology from Wellesley College in Wellesley, Mass. She received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine and completed her family practice residency at Group Health in Seattle, Wash. Before joining The Polyclinic, Dr. Giedt worked at the Swedish Central Seattle Primary Care Clinic and the Medalia Rainier Clinic in Seattle.

Career Influence

“I grew up with my grandfather who was a physician. I admired his work and loved to hear his stories.”

Clinical Interests

Dr. Giedt provides comprehensive primary care to patients of all ages and has special interests in OB and prenatal care, well-child care, type 2 diabetes, and obesity medicine. She also performs in-office procedures including IUD and Nexplanon insertions, simple skin biopsy and cryotherapy, and joint and soft tissue injections.

Personal Interests

Dr. Giedt has three teenage boys so much of her free time involves school activities supporting them. She has an Australian shepherd that gets her out of the house and she loves to cook and entertain.

Practice Philosophy

“I love my work because I encourage people to be their best selves and to make their health a priority. I work with people of all ages and personal backgrounds, helping them navigate the healthcare system, and take charge of their own health.”

Languages

English, conversational German

Teaching Involvement

Dr. Giedt works with the residents at Swedish Cherry Hill supervising their clinic once a month.