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About Dr. Arthur Lam

Dr. Arthur Lam, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Seattle, WA, with other offices in San Diego, CA and Seattle, WA (and 3 other locations). He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Lam is affiliated with University of Washington Medical Center, Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center and Swedish - First Hill. He speaks English.

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2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Arthur Lam is Excellent. Dr. Arthur Lam has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Arthur Lam is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

MINOR AND JAMES MEDICAL NORDSTROM TOWER

1229 Madison St
Seattle, WA 98104
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UC San Diego Medical Center

200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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Harborview Medical Center

325 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
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1600 E Jefferson St
Seattle, WA 98122
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1536 N 115th St
Seattle, WA 98133
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6520 226th Pl SE
Issaquah, WA 98027
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Specialties

Dr. Arthur Lam has the following 2 specialties

  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

  • Critical Care Medicine

    Also sometimes referred to as intensivists, critical care specialists are physicians with specialized training in the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions. Some of these conditions affect vital organs like the heart and lungs, those that make breathing difficult or impossible, and those that affect entire organ systems, like the renal system.
    Critical care specialists are typically found in a hospital's intensive care unit where they monitor patients with life-threatening conditions and make determinations as to the best course of treatment.

  • Expertise

    3 Expertise

  • Anesthesia
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Critical Care

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Lam is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Swedish Edmonds Hospital
  • Swedish Medical Center - Ballard
  • Neuroscience Institute
  • Stevens Hospital
  • Harborview Medical Center
  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • Schulich School Of Medicine At The University Of Western Ontario

    Graduated in 1974

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Arthur Lam accepts the following insurance providers.

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