Guided by our core values and focus on providing the highest quality of services Overlake Medical Center and Clinics employ some of the area’s top providers. From family practice and Primary Care to our award winning surgical and neuro teams we offer a full spectrum of services with cutting edge technology and innovative approaches. Our providers are consistently ranked as Top Docs in the region and are recognized nationally for their work in labor and delivery, oncology, orthopedics, neuro, bariatrics, cardiac, and arrhythmia to name a few. Work for an independent organization with state-of-the-art services and a vision for the future of patient care.
David Knoepfler, MD
Chief Medical Officer
David Knoepfler, MD, FACP, FHM, is an invested and involved Eastside native, having attended Bellevue public schools through high school and the University of Washington through medical school prior to joining Overlake. Dr. Knoepfler has worked at Overlake the majority of his career, starting as a volunteer in the emergency department in 1983. Most recently, Dr. Knoepfler served as the Chief Medical Information Officer working directly to engage employed and community physicians in the development and implementation of Overlake’s Epic electronic medical record system and ensuring the system properly supports the clinical care of our patients.
As Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Knoepfler is primarily responsible for clinical quality and patient safety—engaging physicians, administration and others on clinical integration opportunities as well as emerging and innovative models of health care delivery. He will also work to develop care across the continuum of inpatient and outpatient services. Additionally, Dr. Knoepfler will be working diligently to build physician leadership, investment and participation across the organization and will partner with the chief of staff and the medical executive committee to inspire improvements and accomplish change when needed.