Dr. Shawna Purcell, MD

Dr. Shawna Purcell, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Shawna Purcell, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Olympia, WA and has been practicing for 12 years. She graduated from University Of Minnesota, MD in 2006 and specializes in internal medicine, endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism, and more.Read her story

404 Yauger Way SW Ste 100

Olympia, WA 98502

Contact Information

(360) 596-4614

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • The Great-West Life Assurance Company

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Dr. Purcell's Experience

Dr. Purcell's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Purcell's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Purcell "Dr. Shawna Purcell is an Internist and Dietitian serving the Olympia area for more than 5 years. Dr. Purcell is experienced in Continuous Glucose Monitoring , Body Composition (fat/muscle percentages) and Metabolic Medicine (weight loss). She is a professional member of the Obesity Medical Association and the American Medical Association. Dr. Shawna Purcell was also awarded the Vitals Patients' Choice Award and the Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition. PRACTICE EHR Athena PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION Obesity Medical Association American Medical Association AWARDS & ACCOLADES Vitals patients' Choice Award (2015) Vitals Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015) FORMS OF PAYMENT Cash, checks, and major credit cards INSURANCES ACCEPTED Aetna BCBS Blue Card Cigna Great West Multiplan ODS Premera BCBS Regence Health plans United Healthcare - Direct OFFICE HOURS Monday – Thursday: 8:30am – 5:00pm Friday: 8:30am – 12:00pm "


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4  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Dietetics
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Metabolic Nutrition

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

25  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Obesity Counseling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Minnesota, MD
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Providence Portland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purcell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Purcell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purcell to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Purcell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Purcell is an awesome Doctor. Always positive, even when I stumble with my weight loss goals. I have been seeing her for 3 or 4 year now. Always trying to solve my medical problems. I've never seen an once of negativity come from her. The most positive and upbeat Dr. I've ever been to. ...more
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I have been desperate to resolve my weight issues for 10 years. Within 30 minutes with Dr Purcell I found out everything that is going on in my body that is not functioning correctly which is causing my Metoblic Symdrom disorder. She immediately put me on the right track and gave me all the tools I...more
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Dr Purcell knows a lot about diabetes and treatment options. In that respect she's excellent. Unfortunately, she has the worst bedside manner I've ever encountered. Every time I've seen her she's insulted me at least once. Rude as can be, but with helpful knowledge. I endure? my appointments with...more
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Excellent Doctor! I've seen her for about 2.5 years and lost 45 pounds which I kept off. I worked with the Nutritionist too. I did not need to take medications because I do the work. I take responsibility for my behavior and do not blame my doctor for any of my poor choices. Dr. Purcell knows...more
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Amazing staff and provider she listens and encourages you to be the best you can be. I love her so much my entire family sees her.
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