Teresa Brentnall, MD, Gastroenterology, Seattle, WA, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center


Gastroenterology Seattle, WA

Professor, Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine

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  • I am a board certified GI doctor who specializes in the early detection of GI cancers of high-risk individuals. I see high-risk patients in a multi-disciplinary clinic and provide global recommendation for endoscopic surveillance, genetics evaluation, and cancer prevention.
  • Local family helps identify gene tied to deadly cancer

    Scientists at the University of Washington have identified a gene important in the inherited form of pancreatic cancer, a discovery that... Share story Scientis

    One Gene Closer to Understanding Pancreatic Cancer

    A. That's still better than pancreatic cancer. Patient X is alive today, a dozen years after we found a precancer in his pancreas. Versions of the surveillance

    Radiolab - Diagnosis [Dr. Teri Brentnall, Dr. Mary Bronner, Emanuel Frowner, Cyn

    Radiolab - Diagnosis [Dr. Teri Brentnall, Dr. Mary Bronner, Emanuel Frowner, Cynthia Fu, Louis Garcia, Eric Kandel, Lu Olkowski, Dr. Robert Sapolsky and Gregory

    Genetics of Pancreatic Cancer

    This webinar will explore familial patterns of pancreatic cancer, hereditary risk and precursors for pancreatic cancer. This webinar was recorded on March 11, 2

    Catch it Early!

    The Brentnall & Broussard entry: The Canary Challenge Video Contest 2015. Dr. Teri Brentnall and Dr. Elizabeth Broussard tell us what's not funny about cancer a

Education & Training

  • University of Washington
    University of WashingtonFellowship, Gastroenterology, 1991 - 1994
  • UCLA Medical Center
    UCLA Medical CenterResidency, Internal Medicine, 1987 - 1990
  • University of Washington School of Medicine
    University of Washington School of MedicineClass of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 1991 - 2022
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Gastroenterology

Publications & Presentations


Grant Support

  • Aberrant Glycosylation Signature In Pancreatic CancerNational Cancer Institute2011–2012
  • Development Of Chronic Pancreatitis BiomarkersNational Institute Of Diabetes And Digestive And Kidney Diseases2009–2010
  • Pancreatic Cancer Protein Biomarkers For Early DetectionNational Cancer Institute2006–2010
  • Biomarkers Of UC TumorigenesisNational Cancer Institute2006–2010
  • Histologic And Molecular Changes In UC TumorigenesisNational Cancer Institute2000–2004
  • Oxidative DNA Damage In Ulcerative Colitis TumorigenesisNational Cancer Institute1998–2002
  • Predicting Progression To Dysplasia--Ulcerative ColitisNational Cancer Institute1995–1998

Hospital Affiliations