Mika N. Sinanan M.D., Ph.D.

Mika N. Sinanan M.D., Ph.D.

Bio

Dr. Sinanan is a UW professor of surgery, specializing in gastrointestinal oncology and surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, reoperative surgery, and…

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Clinical Interests

Gastrointestinal surgery with special emphasis on gastrointestinal oncology; inflammatory bowel disease; diseases of the colon and rectum; pancreatic and hepatobiliary diseases; and videoendoscopic surgery.

Research Interests

Videoendoscopic surgery; applications of gastrointestinal function testing to
surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease; advanced surgical technology; and surgical robotics.

Education

  • InstitutionCredentialYear
  • Johns Hopkins School of MedicineMedical education1980
  • UW - Dept. of SurgeryResidency
  • UW - Dept. of SurgeryResidency
  • UW - Dept. of SurgeryResidency

Board Certifications

  • CertificationSpecialtyYear
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery1989
Dr. Sinanan is a UW professor of surgery, specializing in gastrointestinal oncology and surgery, inflammatory bowel disease, reoperative surgery, and diseases of the colon and rectum.

A leader in minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery, he is one of the founders of the UW Institute for Simulation and Interprofessional Studies (ISIS). He is also medical director of the UW Surgical Specialties Center and serves as the current president of University of Washington Physicians, a practice plan for all faculty physicians practicing in the UW Medicine health system.

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