Meet Dr. Mona Shawky


Mona Shawky, MD, PhD

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My Approach to your wellness

Medicine has always been a mission for me, where I go above and beyond to care for my patients who trust me with their lives.

As an internal medicine physician, with extensive experience in complicated and life-threatening illness as well as preventative medicine, I've come across many patients in late stages who wished they could go back in time so they could receive the opportunity and the education that would have helped them change their health path.

Our health path really depends on two main factors: our genetic predisposition and the environment that the body is exposed to. We can't change our genes in most cases, but we certainly can improve our body environment.

We give our patients high quality and compassionate care, We are able to listen to their concerns as we have the time to do so. It will be a privilege to partner with you in your health journey and to provide you with the necessary guidance and medical expertise to help you achieve and maintain the quality of life you aspire.

Background and Experience


Medical School

Suez Canal University School of Medicine

Ismailia, Egypt

Doctorate of Medicine, 1993


University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Iowa City, IA

Internal Medicine 2010-2013

Suez Canal University Hospitals and Clinics

Ismailia, Egypt

Medical Training 1994-1996


Harvard School of Medicine

Boston, MA

Internal Medicine/Intensive Care Medicine 2017

University of Toronto, Toronto General Hospital

Toronto, Canada

Ph.D. Cardiovascular Science/Atherosclerosis 2004 

Suez Canal University School of Medicine

Ismailia, Egypt

Master of Science, Pharmacology/Physiology 1999


American Board of Internal Medicine

Advance Cardiac Life Support

Basic Life Support


Washington, Oregon, California, Montana, Idaho, New Mexico


Overlake Medical Center

UW Medical Center


CDC & Federal Partner for COVID Vaccine

Medical Director, CHI Franciscan Health 

Clinical Instructor of Internal Medicine, UW Neighborhood Clinics, University of Washington School of Medicine 2015-2017 


American College of Physicians

American Medical Association

Society of Hospital Medicine

Washington State Medical Association


America's Top Doctors Award 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019


CHI Franciscan

- Top Compassionate Physician 2019

- Physician Champion for Quality Improvement 2019


Best  Clinical Vignette Presentation Award, American College of Physicians 2013


Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario Award 2002

University of Toronto Open Fellowship Award 2001

University of Toronto International Scholarship Award 2001, 2002

Academic Excellence Award 1995

Valedictorian Award 1994

Outstanding Student Award 1989