Porshia Underwood, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Sites of Practice: 
Harborview Medical Center
Roosevelt Clinic
Date Joined UW Medicine: 

Faculty Information


Personal Interests:

Dr. Underwood enjoys running, hiking, traveling, and spending time with her family and small puppy, Chloe.

Why did you decide to pursue a career in OB/GYN?

Dr. Underwood loves all aspects of providing to individuals during some of the most important times in their lives. Dr. Underwood enjoys the variety of OB/GYN ranging from labor and delivery, prenatal care, gender affirming care and routine well care. Dr. Underwood is passionate about surgical care as well, and providing excellent healthcare to all patients both in the hospital and the clinic.

What are your favorite things about living in the Seattle area?

It is nice to be so close to both the mountains and ocean to continue my active lifestyle. The food here is also amazing.

Washington, 2020
Education & Training: 
Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Colorado
Denver, CO
The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University
Greenville, NC
American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
The Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Academic Administrative Contact (non-clinical): 
Mailing Address: 

325 Ninth Avenue

Box 359865

Seattle, WA 98104


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