Dr. William S Getchell MD Cardiologist

Dr. William Getchell is a cardiologist in Kirkland, Washington. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including EvergreenHealth Medical Center and Overlake Hospital Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UC San Diego School of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Getchell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 18 doctors at EvergreenHealth Medical Center and one of 35 at Overlake Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1991 - 1994

Oregon Health & Science University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1995 - 1999

UC San Diego School of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 20 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 15 years in Cardiovascular Disease

WA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

A comparison of Medicare fee-for-service and a group-model HMO in the inpatient management and long-term survival of elderly individuals with syncope.
Getchell, W. S., Larsen, G. C., Morris, C. D., McAnulty, J. H.

Primary prevention studies and the healthy elderly: evaluating barriers to recruitment.
Boles, M., Getchell, W. S., Feldman, G., McBride, R., Hart, R. G.

Aortic-valve sclerosis.
Getchell, W. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust POS-SE
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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