Dr. Jill Summerfield

Internal Medicine
Seattle, WA
36 years experience female

About

Bio

I have two teenage children and enjoy any activities with them as well as volunteer activities in the community. I also enjoy travel, gardening and the arts.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jill Summerfield
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Salt water: Salt walter gargles, tylenol (acetaminophen) and Ibuprofen can all be very helpful in relieving sore throats. However, if the pain is severe or the s ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jill Summerfield
36 years experience Internal Medicine
URI, sinusitis: This could be a virus, bacterial sinusitis or possibly allergies. You can try a saline nose spray/irrigation and/or over the counter decongestant nas ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jill Summerfield
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Not necessarily UTI: You should see your doctor to rule out a low grade infection, inflammation from a syndrome called interstitial cystitis, overactive bladder or it coul ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Summerfield is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Summerfield is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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follow up.My doctor put me on a new pill which worked for about 1 wk.I have now been bleedding heavy/light for 3wks now.anymore suggestions?
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you very much Dr. Summerfield. I will have it checked asap.
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle
Graduated 1985MD

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Residency

University of Washington Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Fellow of American College of Physicians, American College of Physicians
Recognition in Diabetes Care, National Committee for Quality Assurance

Affiliations

King County Medical Society
American College of Physicians
Swedish West Seattle Medical Clinic
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