Sam Warren, MD is fellowship-trained and double board-certified in Internal Medicine and Obesity Medicine. He received his medical degree from Stanford University in 1999. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at UW. He completed an additional two years of fellowship training in primary care at UW as a recipient of the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award in Primary Care. In addition to his MD, he holds a MSc of Epidemiology in Clinical Research Methods. Prior to founding Wise Patient, Dr. Warren was on faculty at UW and served as Associate Director of Emergency Services at Harborview Medical Center.
Rachel Beda, MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of Washington in 2001 and also completed her residency training at UW in Internal Medicine with a focus in Primary Care. After completing residency, she spent 7 years as a supervising physician at Harborview Medical Center in the Emergency Department where she and Dr. Warren worked together. After leaving Harborview, she provided primary care to Seattle’s urban underserved population, including folks without housing, through her work at Neighborcare Health at Pike Place Market from 2010 to 2015. She has over a decade of experience in providing barrier-free gender-affirming care, and is a member of WPATH and GLMA. She also is board-certified in medical weight loss, and has extensive experience in providing primary-care-based mental healthcare.
Nazlee Navabi, MD is board-certified in Internal Medicine. She received her medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in 2014. She completed residency in Internal Medicine at University of Washington with a focus in primary care. After completing training she worked at Harborview Medical Center providing primary care to people living with HIV and seeing patients after discharge from the emergency room or hospital in order to promote recovery and a smooth transition to outpatient care. She is credentialed as an HIV Specialist through the American Academy of HIV Medicine.