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Lucas McCarthy, MD
Neurology
 
4.7 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Areas of Expertise

Dr. McCarthy specializes in neurology and multiple sclerosis.

Curriculum Vitae
Lucas H. McCarthy, MD

Personal Information
Dr. McCarthy enjoys running, bicycling, hiking and exploring the great Pacific Northwest.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Neurology, Multiple Sclerosis
Board Certifications
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, 2009
Residency
Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Calif., 2013
Fellowships
University of Washington, Seattle, 2015
Professional Activities and Awards
Member, American Academy of Neurology
Member, MS Section, American Academy of Neurology
Member, American Medical Informatics Association
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
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.7 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr. McCarthy is an excellent physician. It's evident that he genuinely cares about his patients and enjoys his career!
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
*Dr. Lucas McCarthy has consistently been caring and supportive. Would highly recommend him to anyone.
  Overall Patient Rating - June 2021
Dr. McCarthy is fantastic.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
I can never praise Dr.McCarthy enough! He listens, provides all information in very comprehensive and comfortable manner and I appreciate his guidance.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
McCarthy is very good, no need to break this down
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
super impressed with Dr. McCarthy. I'd recommend him to others. goes over my MRI in detail. prints out references so I can look at it at home. tells me about all the medications and I feel like it is 100% my decision. but is also honest and provides explanations about his recommendation
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. McCarthy is the most professional and thorough neurologist! I feel lucky to have found him, I only wished I would've switched doctors over a year ago. He spent over an hour with my husband and I just talking and listening. He asked questions and answered mine as if he really cares.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
excellent communication
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2021
Dr. McCarthy always makes me feel heard and understood and more empowered when it comes to managing my condition. I always leave my appointments feeling more calmer and like I have a game plan and my path seems clearer. he makes decisions WITH ME not just for me and it's so so important to feel like I have someone in my corner.
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
dr mccarthy is great
  Overall Patient Rating - April 2021
Dr. McCarthy is great. He always takes the time to explain treatment and goes through options with you. He gives you a choice in your healthcare. Dr. McCarthy is awesome.
  Overall Patient Rating - March 2021
Dr. MCarthy was good about listening to my concerns. He explained what could be the possible causes of the symptoms that had brought me to Neurology. He readily answered some of the questions I had, as well as explaining what the next steps should be.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
Very good doctor. Knowledgeable and conducts an informative visit
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2021
Dr. McCarthy is excellent and I would not hesitate to recommend him to others.
  Overall Patient Rating - January 2021
Dr. McCarthy has been exceptionally good at explaining my medication options and providing honest and well researched answers to my questions
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
genuine concern
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
*Dr. McCarthy is always great! Love him as my neurologist.
  Overall Patient Rating - December 2020
I had an MRI done immediately before seeing Dr. McCarthy. He showed me the results and clearly explained what I was looking at.