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Specialties

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

Languages

English, Mandarin Chinese

Biography

Rex Cheng, M.D., is a UW Medicine physician and a UW assistant professor of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 

Dr. Cheng’s primary focus is care of liver disease, which can be a daunting phrase for patients and medical professionals alike. As part of comprehensive liver care, Dr. Cheng believes in providing patients with appropriate education to empower them to stay engaged in their healthcare.

Dr. Cheng earned his M.D. from Duke University School of Medicine. He is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease.

Dr. Cheng’s clinical interests include viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, alcoholic liver disease, autoimmune liver disease, drug-induced liver injury, acute liver failure, cirrhosis, liver cancer and transplantation and colon cancer screening.

Personal Interests

Dr. Cheng enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, baking and video games.
Endoscopy Suite at Harborview

Endoscopy Suite at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 7th Floor Seattle, WA 98104

206.744.3519

Bile duct disorders, Gallbladder carcinoma, Gastroenterology, Liver disease

Hepatitis and Liver Clinic at Harborview

Hepatitis and Liver Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 7th Floor Seattle, WA 98104

206.520.5000

Alcoholic liver disease, Autoimmune hepatitis, Behavioral healthcare, Chronic hepatitis B and C

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

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)

Hepatology Clinic at UW Medical Center

Hepatology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.4973

Acute liver failure, Ascites, Autoimmune hepatitis, Cholangiocarcinoma

UW - Division of Gastroenterology

Fellowship, 2016, Transplant Hepatology

UW - Division of Gastroenterology

Fellowship, 2016, Gastroenterology/Hepatology

Duke University Medical Center

Residency, 2013, Internal Medicine

Duke University Medical Center

Internship, 2011, Internal Medicine

Duke Univ. School of Medicine

Medical Education, 2010

 

Board Certifications
  • Gastroenterology, 2016, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2013, American Board of Internal Medicine