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Poornima Krishnaiah, MD

Patient Ratings

4.6 / 5 (Based on 135 Ratings)


Primary Care and Family Medicine

Call 425-899-2273

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Newborn & Pediatric Care

Dr. Poornima Krishnaiah provides care for all ages – even newborns.

Conditions Treated

gout, osteoarthritis, abdominal pain, allergies, anxiety, atherosclerosis, colds, conjunctivitis, constipation, cough, depression, diarrhea, ear infections, earaches, eczema, family planning, fatigue/malaise, fever, fibromyalgia, flu, GERD, hair loss, headaches, health maintenance, heart burn, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, incontinence, men's care, migraines, minor injury, myositis, nasal congestion, nausea, newborn care, pediatric care, pink eye, pneumonia, pre-diabetes, rashes, shingles, sinus infections, skin irritation, smoking cessation, sore throat, sprains, stomach aches, stomach flu, strains, tobacco use, tonsillitis, upper respiratory infection, vertigo, vomiting, women's care, wounds, yeast infection, urinary tract infection, attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), family medicine, and primary care

Procedures Performed

annual wellness visit, blood test, breast exam, camp physical, diabetes screening, flu shot, flu test, hearing test, high cholesterol screening, hypertension screening, mono test, pap smear, pregnancy test, school physical, sports physical, strep test, tuberculosis test, urine test, vaccinations, well baby exam, well child exam, x-rays, annual physical, annual gynecology exam, and adult preventive care

Contact Information

  • Office: 425-899-2273
  • Fax: 425-899-2272






English, Hindi, and Telugu

Interpretation Services Available

Board Certification

Board Certified in Family Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Family medicine (including newborns and pediatric patients)

Medical School

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Medical College | Kadugondanahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Multicare Tacoma Family Medicine | Tacoma, WA


Family Medicine Residency of Brown University | Pawtucket, RI

Personal Information

I have a strong passion for medicine. I have had opportunities to train and practice medicine in three different countries and get to know great people from different backgrounds. These experiences have helped me shape my career and do my best as a physician.
Outside of work, I enjoy traveling, arts and crafts (especially beading and jewelry making). I love living in Pacific Northwest with its abundant natural beauty.


June 24, 2021
Doctor seemed quite professional and understanding.
June 16, 2021
Dr. Krishnaiah is my favorite. She knows me very well, whenever I feel panic for few procedures she makes sure that I take time to set myself. She even doesn't hesitate to cancel that procedure on that day if I seem not ready. I adore her for that and I definitely recommend my friends and family to her.
March 29, 2021
Dr. Krishnaiah is wonderful very kind & listens.
March 15, 2021
Look forward on having more specific referrals of specialists when needed.
January 06, 2021
Well experienced, friendly and concerned for my problem.
December 30, 2020
She ignored the regular checks I go thru - rectal examination, testicular examination and urinalysis.
December 30, 2020
She was not using her time for my examination instead she kept talking about her family & wasted my time. I don't think that was professional.
December 15, 2020
I have only met with this doctor virtually and so far for fairly easy appointments. She seems quite competent and I do like that she doesn't talk down to me. Her approach appears to be methodical which I appreciate. Overall I think she will do nicely.
November 24, 2020
Very professional and made follow up.
October 29, 2020
She was thorough & kind, though a bit rushed toward the end of the appointment.
August 12, 2020
I haven't been with this provider for very long, so they don't have much background on me yet. Just recently got medical records from previous provider.
August 10, 2020
The doctor did not order a complete blood panel even though I requested it. I wanted my thyroid and hormone levels checked. She said I have to a make an appointment for a physical even though she had no solution to why I have a medical condition problem and only prescribed a drug that makes me sleepy and I will not take it - it is not a solution to an underlying problem
July 14, 2020
the facility is very nice and the staff, doctors, and nurses are all wonderful.
June 23, 2020
Everything very good.
June 03, 2020