Kara Mitchell, headshot
Clinical Associate Professor
Medicine
Medicine Consult Clinic Director, UW Medicine – Northwest

Faculty Information

Biography

Pronouns: she/her

Education & Training: 
MD
University of Washington, School of Medicine
Seattle, WA
1997–2002
Residency in Internal Medicine, Categorical Medicine Track
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA
2002–2005
Honors: 
NW Association of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Award
2002
Leroy Dunn Resident Clinician Award
2005
Anne Brodie Resident Clinician Award for Excellence in Primary Care
2005
Seattle Met Top Doctor
2014
UW Medicine Care Award
2015
Seattle Met Top Doctor
2016-2017
WWAMI Pro Award
2018
Contact
Phone: 
(206) 668-3075
Mailing Address: 

UW Medicine – Northwest
1550 N. 115th Street, Suite B-274; Seattle, WA 98133
FAX: 206-668-3074

Research & Clinical Interests
Clinical Interests: 

Surgical risk stratification
Perioperative management of existing medical problems
Perioperative management of medications
Perioperative treatment of medical complications of surgery

Publications
Publications: 
  • Multiple Chapters in Jackson MJ, Kaplan EA, Mookherjee (Eds.). The Perioperative Medicine Consult Handdbook (2019).  New York: Springer.
  • Woan J and Mitchell KJ. Decision-Making Capacity. In: Mookherjee S, Beste L, Klein J, Wright J (Eds). Chalk Talks in Internal Medicine, Scripts for Clinical Teaching (2020). New York: Springer.