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Andy Hoofnagle, M.D., Ph.D., is a board certified pathologist for Laboratory Medicine at UW Medical Center, head of Clinical Chemistry and a UW professor of Laboratory Medicine.

Dr. Hoofnagle's lab uses mass spectrometry in the care of patients. In addition, they are currently investigating the role of high density lipoproteins in protecting patients with chronic kidney disease from atherosclerosis. It is his main goal to provide the most accurate testing for every patient in the UW Medicine healthcare system. He feels his talented medical laboratory scientists are in a league of their own.

Dr. Hoofnagle earned his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Colorado. His clinical and research interests include clinical chemistry, mass spectrometry, proteomics, metabolomics, vitamin D and high density lipoproteins.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Hoofnagle enjoys hiking, camping, skiing and cooking.
Univ. of Colorado School of Medicine

Medical education, 2004

University of Colorado at Boulder

Medical education, 2002

UW - Dept. of Pathology

Residency, Clinical Pathology


Board Certifications
  • Clinical Pathology, 2007, American Board of Pathology