Oname O. Burlingame M.D., Ph.D.

Oname O. Burlingame M.D., Ph.D.


  • English


  • Gastroenterology
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Pancreatic Disease
  • Pathology


Dr. Burlingame is an Assistant Clinical Professor at University of Washington in the department of Anatomic Pathology.

Dr. Burlingame received her undergraduate education at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, CA, and her M.D. and Ph.D. at Washington University in St. Louis through the Medical Scientist Training Program. Her postgraduate education included an Anatomic and Clinical Pathology residency and Cytopathology Fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA, and a Gastrointestinal, Liver and Pancreas Pathology Fellowship at University of Miami and Jackson Memorial Hospitals in Miami, FL. After completing her postgraduate training, she worked in private practice in Middle Tennessee with Associated Pathologists providing direct and consultative anatomic and clinical pathology services to patients in over a dozen states across the United States until relocating to Seattle in Fall 2015.

She is board certified in Anatomic Pathology, Clinical Pathology, and Cytopathology and works primarily as one of the Surgical Pathologists providing Anatomic Pathology services to Northwest Hospital.

Patient Care Philosophy

As a physician, my goal with each patient is to provide accurate and actionable information communicated effectively in a timely manner to guide my medical teams' care.

Clinical Interests

Rapid onsite evaluation; Fine needle aspiration; Quality Assurance

Research Interests

Workplace efficiency; Patient safety


Institution Credential Year
Brigham and Women's Hospital Fellowship 2010
Brigham and Women's Hospital Residency 2011
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Fellowship 2012
Washington University School of Medicine Medical education 2006
Brigham and Women's Hospital Residency 2009

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Pathology Anatomic Pathology 2013
American Board of Pathology Cytopathology 2013