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Martin J. Tinkerhess MD

  • Family Medicine
  • PeaceHealth Medical Group Provider

We welcomed Martin Tinkerhess, MD, to the PeaceHealth Medical Group Burlington Family Medicine team of providers in 2019.

Dr. Tinkerhess has special medical interests in health informatics, behavioral health, pediatrics, office procedures, and complementary and alternative medicine. Prior to joining PeaceHealth, he completed his family medicine residency with University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Tinkerhess’ research has largely focused on the genetics of malaria vaccine development and the genetics of endurance exercise.

“I help my patients understand their body’s natural capacity for healing and work together with them to maintain optimal health.”

Dr. Tinkerhess was born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan and is excited to explore all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. Away from the clinical setting, he enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter and their beagle.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameri Group
  • CIGNA HealthCare
  • Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
  • Coordinated Care
  • First Choice Health Network
  • First Health Network
  • Health Net Federal Services
  • Humana Choice Care
  • Kaiser (GHC)
  • Labor and Industries
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Multi Plan
  • PNOA
  • Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
  • Regence - BC/BS
  • Triwest
  • United HealthCare Networks
  • WA Medicaid (DSHS)


  • Wayne State University
    Degree: MD
  • UPMC St. Margaret
    Specialty: Family Medicine


  • Family Medicine

Privileged Facilities

  • PeaceHealth United General Medical Center

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