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Suite 301

Bellingham, Washington 98226

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Enrollment Process

 NWMS is Unified 

Northwest Washington Medical Society (Whatcom & San Juan Counties) is unified with the WSMA, requiring joint membership in both the county medical society and the WSMA (or the Washington Osteopathic Medical Association, as applicable).  Membership is open to all MDs, DOs, and PA-Cs practicing in Whatcom & San Juan Counties.

The process for membership renewal or for new members to join NWMS* is via the WSMA’s website or over the phone at 206-441-9762. For personal assistance to join or renew, call the WSMA 206-441-9762 or email Open enrollment for 2020 membership starts on November 1, 2019.


  • NWMS County Dues                                        

  • WSMA State Dues           

  • WSMA Group Rate       

  • WOMA                                   

  • WSMA 1st Year in Practice               

  • WSMA 2nd Year in Practice                                        

  • WSMA Limited Practice (20 hours or less/week)        

  • WSMA Physician Assistant 









 2020 Board of Trustees 

Laura Backer, MD -  President

Garret Jeffrey, DO - Trustee

Dina Levin, MD - Trustee

Marta Kazymyra, MD  - Honorary Trustee

Gary Goldfogel, MD - Trustee

Edward Bloom, MD - Trustee

Vernon Orton II, MD - Trustee

Megan Ellingson, MD - Trustee

Cari Matthews, MD - Trustee

Kim Koyamatsu, MD - Delegate

Ken Bachenberg MD - Delegate

April Metz de Montiel - Executive Director