Dr. David R Byrd MD Surgeon

Dr. David Byrd is a surgeon in Seattle, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Seattle Children's Hospital and UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Tulane University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 24 doctors at Seattle Children's Hospital and one of 32 at UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1987

Tulane University School of Medicine
Class of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

WA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Age as a predictor of sentinel node metastasis among patients with localized melanoma: an inverse correlation of melanoma mortality and incidence of sentinel node metastasis among young and old patients.
Balch, C. M.,Thompson, J. F.,Gershenwald, J. E.,Soong, S. J.,Ding, S.,McMasters, K. M.,Coit, D. G.,Eggermont, A. M.,Gimotty, P. A.,Johnson, T. M.,Kirkwood, J. M.,Leong, S. P.,Ross, M. I.,Byrd, D. R.,Cochran, A. J.,Mihm, M. C.,Morton, D. L.,Atkins, M. B.,Flaherty, K. T.,Sondak, V. K.

Relationships among primary tumor size, number of involved nodes, and survival for 8044 cases of Merkel cell carcinoma.
Iyer, J. G.,Storer, B. E.,Paulson, K. G.,Lemos, B.,Phillips, J. L.,Bichakjian, C. K.,Zeitouni, N.,Gershenwald, J. E.,Sondak, V.,Otley, C. C.,Yu, S. S.,Johnson, T. M.,Liegeois, N. J.,Byrd, D.,Sober, A.,Nghiem, P.

Pathologic nodal evaluation is increasingly commonly performed for patients with Merkel cell carcinoma.
Paulson, K. G.,Iyer, J. G.,Byrd, D. R.,Nghiem, P.

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