Dr. Michael B Kimmey MD Gastroenterologist

Dr. Michael Kimmey is a gastroenterologist in Tacoma, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital and St. Clare Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 34 doctors at MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital and one of 12 at St. Clare Hospital who specialize in Gastroenterology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Gastroenterologist: General Gastroenterology

Hospital Affiliation

St. Clare Hospital

St. Joseph Medical Center

MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center
High performing in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1979–1982

University of Washington
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, 1984–1987

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Gastroenterology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACG), American College of Gastroenterology

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Prospective study of the progression of low-grade dysplasia in ulcerative colitis using current cancer surveillance guidelines.
Zisman, T. L., Bronner, M. P., Rulyak, S., Kowdley, K. V., Saunders, M., Lee, S. D., Ko, C., Kimmey, M. B., Stevens, A., Maurer, J., Brentnall, T. A.

Durability of Radiofrequency Ablation in Barrett's Esophagus with Dysplasia.
Shaheen, N.J., Overholt, B.F., Sampliner, R.E., Wolfsen, H.C., Wang, K.K., Fleischer, D.E., Sharma, V.K., Eisen, G.M., Fennerty, M.B., Hunter, J.G., Bronner, M.P., Goldblum, J.R., Bennett, A.E., Mashimo, H., Rothstein, R.I., Gordon, S.R., Edmundowicz, S.A

Imaging of subsquamous Barrett's epithelium with ultrahigh-resolution optical coherence tomography: a histologic correlation study.
Cobb, M.J., Hwang, J.H., Upton, M.P., Chen, Y., Oelschlager, B.K., Wood, D.E., Kimmey, M.B., Li, X.

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