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Yolanda N. Evans, MD

Yolanda N. Evans, MD

Adolescent Medicine, Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, Adolescent Behavioral Health

On staff since July 2011

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

"Adolescence is an amazing opportunity to set the stage for the future well-being of our entire lives. I am devoted to empowering teens and reaching them where they are, whether in an urban or rural location."

Yolanda Evans, MD, MPH is a member of the Division of Adolescent Medicine at Seattle Children's Hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Evans grew up in Alaska and earned her MD from Oregon Health and Science University and a MPH at the University of Washington.

She completed her fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at Seattle Children's and the University of Washington. Dr. Evans provides care to patients in Seattle, Federal Way and Olympia for a variety of concerns including eating disorders, obesity, reproductive health and ADHD. Her clinical and research interests are in the areas of technology use to reach adolescent and their families, including the use of telemedicine and videoconferencing for patient care and co-authoring the parenting blog, teenology101.

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics

Medical/Professional School

Oregon Health and Science University, Portland
University of Washington, Seattle

Residency

Pediatrics, University of Washington/Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle

Fellowship

Adolescent Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle