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Diabetes care, Endocrinology, Primary care - internal medicine




Dace Trance, M.D., F.A.C.E., is a board certified physician and director of the Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center at UWMC-Roosevelt. She is also a UW professor of Medicine and Endocrinology and Nutrition and director of the Endocrine Fellowship.

Dr. Trence believes that teaching helps her learn. She strives to carefully listen to her patients.

Dr. Trence earned her M.D. at the University of Minnesota. She is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and is a fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. She serves on the board of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. She has been on the editorial boards of and published articles in multiple journals including Clinical Diabetes. She is director of Endocrine Days as well as a co-chair of AACE's Pacific Northwest Chapter.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Trence enjoys literature and horticulture.
Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center at UWMC Roosevelt

Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center at UWMC Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE, 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98105


Diabetes care, Endocrinology, Thyroid biopsy (fine needle aspiration), Thyroid ultrasound

Univ. of Minnesota Medical School

Medical education, 1977

University of Minnesota

Fellowship, Endocrinology

Abbott-Northwestern Hospital

Internship, Internal Medicine

Abbott-Northwestern Hospital

Residency, Internal Medicine


Board Certifications
  • Endocrinology/Diabetes/Metabolism, 1998, American Board of Internal Medicine