About Dr. Rennie
Specialty: Urgent Care, Wilderness Medicine, Family Medicine
Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Education: Western Washington University, BA – Psychology; Des Moines University – College of Osteopathic Medicine, DO
Residency: Tacoma Family Medicine Residency Program, Tacoma, WA
Languages: English, and some Spanish
Dr. Scott Rennie is a graduate of the Des Moines University – College of Osteopathic Medicine and graduated in the top 6% of his class. He received his undergraduate degree in Psychology from Western Washington University. He completed his medical training at the Tacoma Family Medicine Residency Program in Tacoma in 2006. He received a scholarship from the US. Government and worked for the Community Health Centers of Del Norte County, CA and Chelan County, WA before accepting a position at Harrison Medical Center Urgent Care in Port Orchard and Belfair, where he served as a staff physician. He currently works at Overlake Medical Clinics Urgent Care in Redmond, WA a suburb of Seattle.
Dr. Rennie has traveled extensively in Europe and North America and has a passion for travel medicine. He has also worked extensively with populations of hispanic and migrant workers in Eastern Washington. While in medical school, Dr. Rennie was a member of the Free Clinic Project of Des Moines, Iowa, a student-run project that delivers primary care to homeless and indigent people.
Dr. Rennie is a member of the Wilderness Medical Society, Washington Osteopathic Medical Association, and American Academy of Private Physicians. He values providing personalized, high quality and convenient care to the people of the greater Seattle area. His special interests include wilderness medicine, urgent care, preventative medicine, pediatrics, care of the aging and geriatric populations, chronic disease management. Dr. Rennie feels that building relationships that empower patients to take charge of their health is the most important part of his work, and has a particular interest in studying and working on communications between health care providers and their patients.
Dr. Rennie lives with his family in the Seattle area. In his spare time he enjoys travel, hiking, amateur (HAM) radio, playing with his 3 dogs (boxer and 2 labs) and taking in the many movies and cultural events in the Seattle area with his wife.
Dr. Rennie’s hours: 24 hours/day, 7 days/week including holidays
Best contact for immediate assistance: Personal Cell phone
Response time for emergencies: 1 hour by Dr. Rennie himself via cell phone
Response time for non-urgent needs: 1 day
Email OK? Yes, for non-urgent issues only.
Response time for email: 1 day