"Runs right through a major medical center"
Most of Tallman Avenue North West consists of the Swedish Medical Center and its office buildings. The street runs from NW Market Street southeast to 17th Avenue NW. Swedish Medical Center is at 5300 Tallman Ave NW. Surrounding the hospital campus are a number of other medical buildings and offices related to the medical center. Tallman Ave NW provides access to great shopping and eating in Ballard along 17th Ave and Leary Ave. There are several cafes and gift shops located in the area to support the hospital.