Elizabeth A. Plotkin M.D.

Elizabeth A. Plotkin M.D.


  • English


  • Hospital medicine


Elizabeth Plotkin, M.D., is a board certified physician at Northwest Hospital.

Dr. Plotkin enjoys the full range of patient care and has enjoyed practicing medicine in a primary care setting in the hospital as well as overseas. She feels good communication between a doctor and the patient and their family is one of the most important aspects of good medical care. 

Dr. Plotkin earned her M.D. from Yale Medical School. She served as a medical director for Pacific Medical Center as well as a faculty member at UW. She recently spent a sabbatical year in New Zealand practicing hospital medicine in a rural hospital. Her clinical interests include general internal medicine, hospital medicine, infectious disease, care of the elderly and palliative care.


Institution Credential Year
Yale University School of Medicine Medical Education 1986
UW - Division of General Internal Medicine Internship 1987
UW - Division of General Internal Medicine Residency 1989
Degree Institution Year
MD Yale University School of Medicine 1986

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine 1989