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Kristie Blade, MD, PhD
Internal Medicine
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Profile
Special Interests
Peri-operative medicine, heart disease and palliative care
Personal Information
Outside of her practice, Dr. Blade enjoys reading, downhill skiing and spending time with family and friends.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Primary Care, Adult Weight Management
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 2001
Internship
Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 2002
Residency
Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 2004
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
All ratings are submitted by Virginia Mason patients and are verified by an independent, national patient survey company. Ratings are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. Learn about the ratings.
Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
It is easy to talk with *Dr. Blade about issues. She provides useful insight, including pros and cons of treatment options. *Dr. Blade is thorough and NEVER makes me feel like she doesn't have time to answer my questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2021
Excellent in all always!
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2021
Love Dr Blade! I have been going to her for like 15 years now and have recommended her to my friends!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr Blade is an excellent Provider, listens to concerns, never feel rushed, very thorough.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
I feel that Dr. K. Blade is an excellent doctor who takes the time to address my concerns and explain the pros and cons of management. She is the best doctor I've seen in decades.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
An excellent experience, as always. Dr. Blade always listens to my concerns, provides solid, down-to-earth thoughts, and reasonable plans for next steps. She's compassionate, but doesn't talk down to me. She's the best doctor I've ever had.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr Blade is wonderful. She is professional and always takes however much time is needed during my visits. She explains matters clearly, is pleasant and is responsive quickly if I ever send a message.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr. Blade is the best! she really hears what I say and is an excellent provider.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Blade is a great doctor, excellent communicator. I trust her with my care.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
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  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
*Dr. Blade is very patient, friendly and so caring I would highly recommed her to others.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Blade explains information clearly and is patient and thorough when answering questions.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. Blade is a great provider and I trust her. I would discuss things with her I would not with other providers.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr Blade does an amazing job, establishing rapport, listening, providing analysis of the issue at hand, and referring to the appropriate specialist when needed.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Very good listener, and I had a very positive experience from the doctor.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
I couldn't be happier with the excellence of my internist: Dr. Kristie Blade
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
I always feel like I have Dr. Blade's complete attention. She is very focused on ensuring that I have an opportunity to raise all of my concerns, and she is very helpful in addressing them.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Best doctor in my view.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
dr Blade is the absolute best
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
this was my first visit with Dr. Blade and was very impressed. Kind, informative, and very patient and understanding. Happy to have her as my new primary care physician.
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