Lei Yu M.D. Accepting new patients

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Gastroenterology, Liver care (hepatology), Liver transplant and evaluation


English, Mandarin Chinese


Lei Yu, M.D. is a transplant hepatologist at UW Medicine and a UW associate professor of Gastroenterology.

Dr. Yu strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Yu’s clinical interests include gastroenterology and hepatology. His research interests include the effect of diet and nutritional modification in chronic liver diseases.

Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC

Liver Tumor Clinic at UWMC

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


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


Transplant Services at UW Medical Center

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


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


Inflammatory bowel disease, Intestine transplant, Transplant surgery

Hepatology Clinic at UW Medical Center

Hepatology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195


Acute liver failure, Ascites, Autoimmune hepatitis, Cholangiocarcinoma

UW - Division of Gastroenterology

Fellowship, 2009

Univ. of Washington, School of Public Health & Community Medicine

Master, 2009

University of Maryland Hospital

Residency, 2004

University of Maryland Hospital

Internship, 2002, Internal Medicine

Univ. of Maryland SOM

Medical education, 2001


Board Certifications
  • Gastroenterology, 2008, American Board of Internal Medicine