Amy Fowler Tellinghuisen, MD

Amy Fowler Tellinghuisen, MD

Cancer and Blood Disorders Center, Apheresis

On staff since September 2019

"I love coming to work every single day for our patients. Simply put, they are inspiring. My hope is that each patient and family feel they are receiving top-notch care in our program, as they deserve nothing less. Many of our patients spend a great deal of time in our clinic and in the hospital. How they experience this time is incredibly important. My work allows me to partner with leaders within CBDC and the hospital to help improve their journey through all aspects our program. "

  • Amy Fowler Tellinghuisen, MD is an attending physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and clinical associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Washington. Dr. Tellinghuisen earned her medical degree at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX. She then completed her pediatric residency, chief residency, and pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas TX. 

    Dr. Tellinghuisen’s clinical interests include pediatric leukemia and lymphoma and cares for patients both in the clinic and in the hospital. As the medical director of Seattle Children’s Center for Blood Disorders and Cancer, she is involved in both clinical operations and quality improvement work. Her mission is to improve the patient experience and to provide safe and high-quality care.


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Medical/Professional School

University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston


Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Medical School, Dallas


Pediatric Hematology Oncology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas

Clinical Interests

Leukemia/Lymphoma, quality improvement