Laura Swanson MD

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

American Board of Dermatology


Laura Swanson, MD, received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine where she graduated with high honors. She completed her internal medicine internship at Virginia Mason Medical Center and her dermatology residency at the University of Washington Medical Center where she was chief resident.

Special Interests

Dr. Swanson enjoys caring for pediatric and adult patients with the full spectrum of medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatological conditions.


Dr. Swanson sees pediatric patients of all ages.

Practice Philosophy

“The reason I love dermatology is that it provides the unique opportunity to develop lasting relationships with patients while improving their skin and overall health. I strive to improve patient care and outcomes through patient education and empowerment. It is a great privilege to be a part of my patients’ health and lives.”

Clinical Research

At the Polyclinic, the needs of the patient come first. Part of this commitment involves conducting clinical trials with the goal of helping people live longer, healthier lives.

Hospital Affiliations

Swedish Medical Center



Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Society

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