Teresa A. Brentnall
Professor
Pathology

Faculty Information

Biography

Teri Brentnall, M.D., is a board certified physician at the Digestive Health Center at UW Medical Center and SCCA, co-director of the SCCA Pancreatic Cancer Surveillance Program, the UW's Charles and Mary Ann Walters Endowed Chair in Medicine and Gastroenterology and a UW professor of Pathology.

Dr. Brentnall is a clinical gastroenterologist who also is a cancer researcher. She specializes in caring for patients that have an elevated risk of intestinal cancer due to hereditary susceptibility. She enjoys caring for patients who are interested in a healthy lifestyle.

Dr. Brentnall earned her M.D. at the UW. She is working on earlier detection of pancreatic cancer and IBD-related colon cancer through the development of cancer biomarkers and molecular imaging.

Board Certifications:

  • Gastroenterology, 1997, American Board of Internal Medicine
Education & Training: 
Fellowship in Gastroenterology
University of Washington
Residency in Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles
Internship in Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles
Medical Education
University of Washington, School of Medicine
1987