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.
Dr. Cheng enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, baking and video games.