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Adam Templeton, M.D., is a board certified gastroenterologist at UW Medical Center and a UW assistant professor of Gastroenterology and Medicine.

In addition to general gastroenterology, Dr. Templeton has a specialized focus in the use of endoscopy for advanced and therapeutic procedures such as ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), cholangioscopy, stent placement, tissue apposition and endoscopic mucosal resection for early GI malignancy. He believes in listening to the patient first and always.

Dr. Templeton earned his M.D. at Dartmouth. He is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His clinical and research interests include the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of early GI malignancy, using endoscopy to bring a minimally invasive approach to gastrointestinal disease, Barrett's esophagus, endoscopy in patients with surgically altered anatomy and diagnosis and management of biliary strictures.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Templeton enjoys bicycling, hiking with family, distance running, cooking and gardening.
Digestive Health Center at UWMC

Digestive Health Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


Abdominal pain, Bile duct disorders, Colorectal care, Constipation

Colorectal Services at UWMC

Colorectal Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98195


Anal Fistula, Colon, rectal and anal cancers, Colorectal surgery, Crohn's disease

UW - Division of Gastroenterology

Fellowship, 2014, Gastroenterology

UCSF - Dept. of Medicine

Residency, 2011, Internal Medicine

UCSF - Dept. of Medicine

Internship, 2008, Internal Medicine

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Medical education, 2007


Board Certifications
  • Gastroenterology, 2014, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2010, American Board of Internal Medicine