Shannon Shamseldin MD

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine and American Academy of Family Physicians


Shannon Shamseldin, MD, received his medical degree from Loyola of Chicago, Ill. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Providence of Seattle. Before joining The Polyclinic, he practiced for 28 years at Swedish Greenlake Primary Care.

Career Influence

“For as long as I can remember, my mentor was my uncle Joe Shamseldin and he had a great influence on me. He was a revered family physician in the community and instilled the desire to lead life with compassion, tolerance, and hard work. I wanted to be just like my ‘Uncle Joe’."

Clinical Interests

Dr. Shamseldin cares for patients of all ages, from birth through adulthood. His clinical interests include pediatrics, adult medicine, sports medicine, dermatology procedures, and gynecology.

Personal Interests

Dr. Shamseldin loves sports, guitar, skiing, boating, off-road motorcycling, hiking, history, and learning.

Practice Philosophy

“Every illness affects each of us differently. I believe in an approach to healing that draws upon our personal strengths and acknowledges our individual weaknesses. This can only be achieved by taking the time to get to know each other and requires compassion, intense listening, knowledge, and tolerance.”

Hospital Affiliations

Swedish Hospital Seattle, Ballard, Edmonds, Mill Creek, and Issaquah