Mary Weiss MD practices Family Medicine with Obstetrics, serves asSwedishMedicalCenter’s Chief of Staff for itsCherry Hill, First Hill and Ballard campuses, and is the Medical Director for Swedish Physicians Central Seattle Clinic. Mary practices a full spectrum of family medicine including inpatient and OB care and has worked in the same practice for 21 years.
She attendedAntiochCollege, received her medical degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine and began her medical career in theProvidenceresidency as the first resident at the SeaMar clinic. Mary entered elected medical staff leadership as Family Practice Dept chair, then Cherry Hill Chief of Staff, and finally as Swedish Medical Center’s Chief of Staff. These positions involve peer review, quality assurance, bylaws, credentialing as well as chairing the Medical Executive Committee, council of MECs, quarterly medical staff meetings and attending meetings of the Swedish Board. Mary's leadership training includes the WSMA/UW Physician Leadership course, Studer, Horty Springer, Greely and ICQC courses as well as trainings through IHI.
Her leadership approach values team building, a just culture, and inspiring physicians and staff to work together to provide effective and efficient care for our patients.
ASeattlenative, Mary enjoys her family, hiking, biking, skiing and music.