Kiran M. Bambha, M.D., M.Sc., is a board-certified transplant hepatologist with UW Medicine. She is a UW associate professor of Gastroenterology, medical director of the UW Live Donor Liver Transplant Program and director of the Liver Clinical Trials Unit.
Dr. Bambha treats patients with liver disease, portal hypertensive complications or needing liver transplantation. She strives to create active partnerships with her patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.
Dr. Bambha earned her M.D. from Tulane University. The focus of her research is investigation of factors impacting the organ allocation process. Other research interests include interventions targeting molecular pathways of inflammation and fibrogenesis in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis pathogenesis.