Yutaka Tomizawa M.D. Accepting new patients

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Specialties

Gastroenterology

Languages

English, Japanese

Biography

Dr.Tomizawa is a board certified gastroenterologist at UW Medicine's Harborview Medical Center and a clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Washington. He performs advanced endoscopic procedures including endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), radiofrequency ablation (RFA), endoluminal stenting, complex stricture remediation and small bowel enteroscopy. He also offers standard endoscopic procedures such as upper endoscopy and colonoscopy. Dr.Tomizawa specializes in early detection and endoscopic management of gastrointestinal cancers of esophagus, stomach, pancreas, bile duct and colon.

Dr.Tomizawa completed his formal GI training in Japan before moving to the U.S., with a focus on the endoscopic management of early gastrointestinal cancer. While in Japan, he had the privilege of working with some of the world leading expertise in advanced endoscopy and having trained with endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD).

Dr. Tomizawa received his M.D. degree from the Tokyo Medical University. He did his residency in internal medicine at the University of Pittsburgh and fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Chicago where he also earned the degree of Master of Science (M.S.) in Clinical Research. He received additional specialized fellowship training in advanced endoscopy at the University of Pennsylvania where he worked with the premier advanced endoscopists in the country.

Personal Interests

Spending time with my wife and children, tennis, swimming, running and travel
Gastroenterology Clinic at Harborview

Gastroenterology Clinic at Harborview

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

206.520.5000

Abdominal pain, Bile duct disorders, Diarrhea, Gastroenterology

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

University of Pennsylvania

Fellowship, 2017

University of Chicago Medical Center -Gastroenterology

Master, 2016

University of Chicago Medical Center -Gastroenterology

Fellowship, 2016, Gastroenterology

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Residency, 2013, Internal Medicine

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Internship, 2011, Internal Medicine

Tokyo Medical University

Medical Education, 2002

 

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