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Philip B.

Physician Faculty
General Gastroenterology
General Hepatology
Liver Cancer
Transplant Hepatology
Assistant Professor, Medicine


Philip Vutien, M.D., M.S. is a UW assistant professor of Gastroenterology.  

Dr. Vutien earned his M.D. at the Case Western Reserve School of Medicine and completed his gastroenterology fellowship training at the University of Washington.  He strives to create thoughtful, active partnerships with his patients and to thoroughly understand their concerns and goals.  His clinical and research interests include viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma (liver cancer).

Board certifications

  • Internal Medicine, 2016, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology, 2020, American Board of Internal Medicine

Education & Training

  • Fellowship in Transplant Hepatology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2020
  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2019
  • Residency in Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 2016
  • Masters in Clinical Research, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, 2016
  • Medical Education, Case Western School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, 2013

Research Interests

Dr. Vutien's research is focused on using risk stratification models, predictive analytics, and health system tools to improve our care for patients with advanced liver disease and particularly those with liver cancer.  

Clinical Interests

  • Liver Transplant and Evaluation
  • Hepatology (Liver)