Department of Medicine
Dr. Michael Richter grew up in Seattle and graduated with a degree in physics and history from Macalester College. After completing a master's degree in bioengineering at UC San Diego he obtained his MD from Mount Sinai in New York City. As a resident at Mayo Clinic he published several clinical studies focusing on rheumatoid arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, and the autoimmune complications of cancer immunotherapy. Outside of medicine, his hobbies include classical piano, yoga, and traveling.