Dr. Michael Kimmey, MD

Dr. Michael Kimmey, MD

Gastroenterology | Male | 62 years old

Michael B. Kimmey, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist with fellowship training in gastroenterology. Dr. Kimmey...Read more

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Michael B. Kimmey, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist with fellowship training in gastroenterology. Dr. Kimmey was a faculty member of...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Gastroenterology

      Board Certifications

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      • Gastroenterology
      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Anemia
      • Barrett's Esophagus
      • Celiac Disease
      • Colon Cancer
      • Constipation
      • Dehydration
      • Diarrhea
      • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diverticulum
      • Esophageal Motility Disorders
      • Gallstones
      • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
      • Hemochromatosis
      • Hepatitis A
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
      • Liver Damage from Alcohol
      • Nausea
      • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
      • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Reflux Esophagitis
      • Small Intestine Cancer

      Procedures Performed

      • Colon Cancer Screening
      • Colonoscopy
      • Endoscopic Ultrasound
      • Therapeutic Endoscopy

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      Education

      • Medical School
        Washington University School of Medicine
      • Residency Hospital
        University Of Washington School Of Medicine
      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Washington School Of Medicine

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Gastroenterology
      • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
      • Malpractice claims in Washington not available
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Kimmey's Care Philosophy

      Michael B. Kimmey, MD, is a board-certified gastroenterologist with fellowship training in gastroenterology. Dr. Kimmey was a faculty member of the Gastroenterology Division at the University of Washington for 20 years, most recently as Professor of Medicine and Director of the Digestive Disease Center at the University of Washington Medical Center.

      Dr. Kimmey is internationally known for his research in endoscopic ultrasound, therapeutic endoscopy, and the detection and treatment of early gastrointestinal cancer and pre-cancer. He has over 150 publications in major medical journals and textbooks describing his research findings. He has been active in all of the major gastroenterology professional societies and is a past President of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.