Kathryn Berkseth, M.D., is a board certified physician at the Endocrine and Diabetes Care Center and Weight Loss Management Center at UWMC-Roosevelt and a UW assistant professor of Medicine and Metabolism, Endocrinology and Nutrition.
Dr. Berkseth believes it is important for patients to understand their medical conditions and treatment options.
Dr. Berkseth earned her M.D. from the University of Minnesota. She is triple board certified in Internal Medicine, Obesity Medicine and Endocrinology/Diabetes/Metabolism. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She received the Attitude, Commitment and Excellence Award from the Mayo Clinic. She is a member of the Gold Humanism Honor Society, the Endocrine Society, The Obesity Society and the American Society of Andrology. She is active in NIH sponsored research on obesity. Her work has been published in journals including Endocrinology, Diabetes and Obesity.
In her free time Dr. Berkseth enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, reading and learning to cook.