Kiran M. Bambha
Associate Professor
Medicine

Faculty Information

Biography

Kiran M. Bambha, M.D., M.Sc., is a board-certified transplant hepatologist with UW Medicine. She is a UW associate professor of Gastroenterology, medical director of the UW Live Donor Liver Transplant Program and director of the Liver Clinical Trials Unit.

Dr. Bambha treats patients with liver disease, portal hypertensive complications or needing liver transplantation. She strives to create active partnerships with her patients to achieve the best possible outcomes. 

Dr. Bambha earned her M.D. from Tulane University. The focus of her research is investigation of factors impacting the organ allocation process. Other research interests include interventions targeting molecular pathways of inflammation and fibrogenesis in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis pathogenesis.

Board Certifications:

  • Transplant Hepatology, 2008, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology, 2006, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2002, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology
University of California, San Francisco
2007
Fellowship in Gastroenterology
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
2006
Research Fellowship
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
2004
Residency in Internal Medicine
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
2002
Internship in Internal Medicine
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
2000
Medical Education
Tulane University School of Medicine
1999
Master
Medical College of Virginia Hospitals
1993
Teaching Appointment
University of California, San Francisco
Teaching Appointment
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus