Carlos A. Pellegrini M.D.

 Carlos  A. Pellegrini M.D.

Specialties and Expertise



Center for Esophageal & Gastric Surgery, Digestive Health


English, French, Italian, Spanish


Primary Location

General Surgery Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4477|Map It 

Esophageal and Gastric Diseases Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4547|Map It 


Carlos A. Pellegrini, M.D., is the Chief Medical Officer for UW Medicine and a professor in the department of Surgery.

Dr. Pellegrini believes in caring for each patient as a person with a compassionate, family-oriented approach. He recognizes that learning is a lifelong process and endeavors to maintain the highest degree of professional competence.

As CMO, Dr. Pellegrini promotes an environment of personal development and professional growth. He values the resources entrusted to him and maintains fiscal responsibility in the delivery of health care.

Dr. Pellegrini was born in Argentina and received his M.D. from the University of Rosario Medical School, where he trained in general surgery. He completed his training in surgery at the University of Chicago. His clinical interests include caring for patients with upper gastrointestinal problems, minimally invasive surgery and surgery of the esophagus and stomach.

Personal Interests

Dr. Pellegrini enjoys reading, writing and traveling the world while perfecting his vocabulary in other languages and familiarizing himself with other cultures and medical systems.


University of Rosario(Argentina)Medical education1971


Board Certifications

American Board of SurgerySurgery1980
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