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Physician Faculty
General Hepatology
Liver Cancer
Clinical Professor, Medicine
Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program
Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program
Sites of Practice
UW Medical Center Montlake


Renuka Bhattacharya, M.D., is the medical director of UW’s liver transplant program and a UW associate professor of Gastroenterology.

Dr. Bhattacharya is involved in liver transplant policy on a local, regional and national level and has a passion for the care of patients with liver disease.

Dr. Bhattacharya earned her M.D. at the University of Virginia. She enjoys her role as an educator and serves as the program director for UW’s Transplant Hepatology fellowship program.

Her interests include the treatment of liver cancer, liver transplant, hepatitis B and C, autoimmune hepatitis, and other acute and chronic liver diseases. She is involved in multiple areas of liver-related research, including transplant and liver cancer projects.

Board Certifications

  • Transplant Hepatology, 2010, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology, 2003, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education & Training

Fellowship in Gastroenterology
University of Washington

Residency in Internal Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Internship in Internal Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Medical Education
University of Virginia School of Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Gastroenterology (Digestive)
  • Liver Transplant and Evaluation
  • Hepatology (Liver)