Katie DeNiro
Acting Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology

Faculty Information


Katherine DeNiro, MD, is a board-certified physician at the Dermatology Clinic at Harborview Medical Center who specializes in complex medical dermatology. She is a UW acting assistant professor of Dermatology and Medicine.   Dr. DeNiro completed her medical degree at UW and is double board-certified in internal medicine and dermatology. Her clinical and research interests include complex medical dermatology, hidradenitis suppurativa, severe cutaneous adverse reactions such as, Stevens- Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis (SJS/TEN. Dr. DeNiro believes in a collaborative approach to patient care and enjoys partnering with patients to achieve the best possible outcomes. She strives to be compassionate and accessible to patients, treating them as she expects her friends and family to be treated.

Dr. DeNiro is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology, the Women’s Dermatologic Society, Seattle Dermatology Society and the American Medical Association. She serves as a Member of AAD Expert Resource Group of Hidradenitis Suppurativa, Member of AAD Society of Dermatology Hospitalists, and a Member of AAD Medical Dermatology Society.

Education & Training: 
University of Washington
Seattle WA
Residency in Internal Medicine
University of Washington
Seattle WA
Residency in Dermatology
University of Washington
Seattle WA
Clinician-Teacher Fellow in Internal Medicine
VA Medical Center
Seattle WA
B.A. in Biology
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT
Medicine Chief Resident, Seattle VA Medical Center
UW Medicine PRAISE Award
AAD Academic Dermatology Leadership Program