Robert L. Carithers, Jr.
Professor Emeritus
Department of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology

Faculty Information


Dr. Carithers is a UW professor of medicine. He is head of UW Medical Center's liver care services and medical director of the liver transplant program at UWMC. His clinical interests include hepatitis C, hepatitis B, alcoholic liver disease, autoimmune liver disease, primary biliary cirrhosis, Wilson disease, hepatocellular carcinoma and liver transplantation.

Education & Training: 
University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship in Liver Disease
Medical College of Virginia
Residency in Medicine
North Carolina Memorial Hospital