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Specialities

General surgery, International medicine, Liver transplant and evaluation, Pathology, Transplant surgery

Languages

English, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Biography

Jorge Reyes, M.D., is a board certified surgeon, UW Medicine’s chief of Transplant Surgery, medical director for Life Center Northwest, the UW’s Roger K. Giesecke Distinguished Professor in Transplant Surgery and a UW professor of Surgery and and adjunct professor of Pathology.

Dr. Reyes specializes in liver transplantation, intestinal transplantation and hepatobiliary surgery in adults and children, as well as living donor liver transplantation and split liver transplantation. His research includes transplantation tolerance and techniques and strategies for enhancing organ availability and transplant outcomes. He believes his patients should never give up hope.

Dr. Reyes earned his M.D. at the Federal University at the Federal University of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. His clinical and research interests include the study of tolerance in solid organ transplant patients, ischemia reperfusion of transplanted organs and intestine transplantation in adults and children.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Reyes enjoys dressage, bonsai trees, pottery, navigation, reading, writing, and salsa dancing.
Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC

Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC

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

206.598.4477

Adenomas, Cancer care (pancreas), Cholangiocarcinoma, Gallbladder carcinoma

Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UW Medical Center

Kidney Care & Transplantation Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.3882

Cancer care (pancreas), Kidney care (nephrology), Transplant surgery

transplant-services-uwmc

Transplant Services at UW Medical Center

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

877.520.5000

Heart and lung transplantation, Kidney and pancreas transplantation, Liver transplant (hepatology)

Intestinal Transplant Clinic at UWMC

Intestinal Care and Transplantation Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.5090

Inflammatory bowel disease, Intestine transplant, Transplant surgery

Liver Transplant Clinic at UW Medical Center

Liver Transplant Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98105

206.598.4973

Acute liver failure, End-stage liver disease/cirrhosis, Hepatocelluar carcinoma, Liver transplant and evaluation

Universidade Federal De Sao Paulo

Medical education, 1979

Univ. of Pittsburgh

Teaching Appointment

Univ. of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Fellowship, Transplant Surgery

Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center

Residency, Surgery

Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center

Internship, Surgery

New England Deaconess Hospital

Residency, Surgical Pathology

 

Board Certifications
  • General Surgery, 1990, American Board of Surgery