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Darryl K. Potyk, MD, FACP Providence Medical Group

Languages: English
Accepting New Patients
Professional Statement
Dr. Darryl K. Potyk is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Spokane, Washington. He graduated with honors from University of Southern California School of Medicine in 1986. Having more than 32 years of diverse experiences, especially in Internal Medicine, Dr. Potyk affiliates with Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, and cooperates with other doctors and specialists in medical group Providence Health and Services Washington.
University Of Southern California School Of Medicine - Los Angeles, CA
Medical School
Los Angeles County/Harbor UCLA Medical Center - Torrance, CA
Los Angeles County/Harbor UCLA Medical Center
General Internal Medicine; Los Angeles County/Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Professional Associations
  • American College of Physicians (Fellow)
  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • Spokane County Medical Society
  • Spokane Society of Internal Medicine
  • Physicians for a National Health Program
Personal Interests
Being active (bicycling/x-country skiing), reading and family.
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Potyk D, Swanson J. "A Lesson From the Mockingbird: Patient Autonomy in Lee Harper’s 'To Kill A Mockingbird'." American Journal of Medicine. Accepted for Publication 9/2013.

McDonald J, Potyk D, Fischer D, Parmenter B, Lillis T, Tompkins L, Bowen A, Grant D, Belenky G. "Napping on the Night Shift: A Study of Sleep, Performance, and Learning in Physicians-in-Training." Journal of Graduate Medical Education. Accepted for Publication 5/2013.

Graham J, Potyk D, Swanson J, Safran R. "On Being A Doctor – The Prison Patient." Medical Humanities Teaching Module. Annals of Internal Medicine.; Posted Annals Internal Medicine 5/9/2013

Potyk D, Graham J. "Basic Health Care is Not a 'Market Good'.” Letter to the Editor. Archives of Internal Medicine. 2012;172:1525-6. (PMID 23090202)

Graham JD, Potyk DK, Raimi ED. "Providing High-Value, Cost-Conscious Care." Letter to the Editor. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2011;155:857. (PMID 22184697)

Potyk DK. "Perioperative Myocardial Infarction in Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery." Letter to the Editor. Annals Internal Medicine. 2011;155:477. (PMID 21969349)

Graham J, Potyk D, Raimi E. "Hospitalists’ Awareness of Patient Charges Associated with Inpatient Care." Journal of Hospital Medicine. 2010;5:295-7. (PMID 20533578)

Guthrie C, Kemp C, Potyk D. "Cosmetic Breast Implants: Their Impact on Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment." Women’s Health in Primary Care. 2006:2:24-28,35-38.

Kemp K, Potyk D. "Medical Therapy to Reduce Perioperative Cardiac Complications." Journal of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists. 2006;74:227-32. (PMID 16786917)

Potyk DK. "Reducing Perioperative Cardiac Complications in Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: A Case-Based Review." Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management. 2005;12:317-26.

Potyk D. "Treatments for Alzheimer Disease." Southern Medical Journal. 2005;98:628-35. (PMID 16004170)

624 East Front Avenue
Spokane, WA 99202