Paul V. Williams, MD
A letter from Dr. Williams – click here to read.
Dr. Williams is Board Certified in Allergy and Immunology. He has been with Northwest Asthma & Allergy Center since 1991. He obtained his MD degree from the University of Washington and completed his Pediatric residency at the University of Rochester. After 10 years of general pediatric practice in Mount Vernon, he then completed a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology at the University of Washington.
In addition to clinical practice, Dr. Williams has been extremely active in local, state, and national medical and allergy organizations. He was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology (AAAAI) and has served the organization in various capacities including the Office of Practice Management and Chair of the Office of Medical Education. In the past, Dr. Williams has served as President of the Puget Sound Allergy Society; President of the Washington State Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology; Governor (and Chairman) of the Rocky Mountain and Northwest region of the Federation of Regional, State and Local Allergy Societies; past-Chair of the Section on Allergy & Immunology of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP); and Chair of the Annual Meeting Program Committee for the AAAAI.
He is very interested in promoting education around allergy and asthma and has represented the American Medical Association on the National Asthma Education and Prevention Panel (NAEPP) for the last 16 years, serving on that panel’s subcommittee on asthma and schools. To further physician education in allergy and asthma, he serves as Director of the Allergy Elective for Pediatric Residents at the University of Washington. Previously, he was Chair of the AAP Section Forum Management Committee, which oversees the activities of pediatric subspecialist and surgical specialist interest groups within the AAP. He was honored with the Jerome Glaser Award for service to the Section on Allergy and Immunology from the American Academy of Pediatrics.
When he steps away from the medical world, Dr. Williams is a rabid Husky fan and takes a special interest in youth sports. He has served as a soccer referee, Little League Umpire, and Little League District Administrator and retired after 25 years of volunteer service to Little League Baseball. He is very involved in his community and was elected to the Board of Commissioners of Camano Island Fire & Rescue. He is also a member of the Knights of Columbus at St. Cecilia Parish in Stanwood. He has received the Citizen of the Year award from the Skagit Preschool and Resource Center, after several years as Chair of the Board of Directors, and has also received recognition from Skagit County and Mount Vernon School District for service. He very much enjoys spending time with his wife Gina and their 5 children and 9 grandchildren!
Dr. Williams has a special interest in pediatric asthma and food allergies. He sees patients of all ages in our Everett and Mount Vernon offices. He likes to focus on patient needs, providing options and sharing in decision making.
- Medical School: University of Washington (1971-1975)
- Residency: University of Rochester (1975-1978)
- Fellowship: University of Washington (1988-1991)
Professional Memberships & Affiliations
- American Academy of Asthma, Allergy and Immunology (AAAAI)
- American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
- American Medical Association (AMA)
- Western Society of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology (WSAAI)
- Washington State Medical Association (WSMA)
- Washington State Society of Asthma, Allergy & Immunology (WSSAAI)
- Washington State Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics
- Washington Fire Commissioners Association
What Patients Say
“Dr. Williams is supportive, friendly, patient, and took time to answer all my questions…”
~Penny B, Oak Harbor