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Eric Vallieres, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgeon

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Conditions Treated Laryngeal Cancer Lung Cancer Pleural Mesothelioma

  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Vallieres is the Director of Surgery at the Swedish Cancer Institute in Seattle, Washington. In 1982 Dr. Eric Vallieres graduated from the University of Laval Medical School in Quebec. At the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada he completed a general surgery residency. In 1989 Dr. Vallieres finished his fellowship at the same university. After completing a second fellowship in Thoracic Surgery at the University of Bordeaux, Dr. Vallieres became an Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. He accepted a similar position at the University of Ottawa in Ontario later. Dr. Vallieres has been surgical director at the Swedish Cancer Institute since 2004. He specializes in General Thoracic Surgery, also very familiar with mesothelioma, lung cancer, esophageal cancer and pleural diseases.

  • Education & Training


    Unitersite Laval Medical School - 1988

    Medical School


    University of Toronto



    University of Toronto



    University of Bordeaux


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

    American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Swedish Cancer Institute - Seattle

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (206) 386-2354

    1221 Madison St

    Seattle, Washington 98104

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Eric Vallieres has contributed to 2 publications.

    Time from Treatment to Subsequent Diagnosis of Brain Metastases in Stage 3 Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: A Retrospective Review by the Southwest Oncology Group

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    Lung Cancer Proliferation Correlates with [F-18]Fluorodeoxyglucose Uptake by Positron Emission Tomography

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    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

    Society of Thoracic Surgeons

    Western Thoracic Surgical Association