Marika Saarinen PharmD, CDCES

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

Certified Diabetes Educator - American Association of Diabetes Educators
Certified Product Trainer, Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitors - Medtronic


Marika received her doctor of pharmacy from Purdue University and completed her post graduate pharmacy residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

Marika has special interests in diabetes medication management, and helping patients learn to use and manage insulin pumps, and continuous glucose monitors.

Personal Interests

Outside of work, Marika enjoys horses, travel, and being outdoors.

Practice Philosophy

“My goal is to educate patients about their options in managing diabetes and to empower them in leading a healthy lifestyle. Small, incremental changes make a big difference in living well with diabetes.”