John J. Brandabur, M.D.

John J. Brandabur, M.D.

Gastroenterologist, Medical Director, Co-Chair, Swedish Digestive Health Institute, Executive Medical Director, Providence St. Joseph Health Digestive Health Institute

Gastroenterology

4.9 out of 5.0
Rating 4.9
(55 Reviews)
Accepting New Patients
Swedish Gastroenterology - First Hill
1221 Madison Street
Suite 1220
Seattle, WA 98104
US
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About John J. Brandabur, M.D.

Dr. John J. Brandabur most recently received the 2021 Gastroenterology Top Doc designation and has received the Seattle Top Doc award for multiple consecutive years. Dr. Brandabur, is a Gastroenterology specialist in Seattle, Washington. He attended and graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has over 34 years of diverse experience, especially in Gastroenterology. Dr. Brandabur is affiliated with many hospitals including Swedish Edmonds Hospital, Swedish Issaquah, Swedish Medical Center First Hill, and Swedish Medical Center Cherry Hill.

Education

  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Medical School
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington
    Residency

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Publications

Languages

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Aetna PPO
  • Amerigroup - Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna PPO
  • Community Health Plan of Washington (WA Apple Health)
  • Coordinated care (WA Apple Health)
  • First Health/Coventry PPO
  • Health Net - TriCare
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • International Community Health Services Pace Program
  • Kaiser Foundation
  • Medicare
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare (WA Apple Health/Healthy Options)
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Providence Health Plan
  • Providence Health Plan - Medicaid
  • Providence Health Plan - Medicare Advantage
  • Regence BlueShield of Washington
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United HealthCare PPO
  • WellCare

Clinical Interests

  • abdominal pain
  • abnormal amylase blood test
  • abnormal bowel movement
  • abnormal liver function blood test
  • abnormal stool
  • achalasia
  • acute pancreatitis
  • allergic colitis
  • allergic esophagitis
  • allergic gastroenteritis
  • altered bowel habits
  • anal fissure
  • anal fistula
  • anal pain
  • anal polyp
  • anal spasm
  • anal stenosis
  • anal ulcer
  • anorectal cancer
  • anorectal disease
  • anorexia
  • anoscopy
  • appetite loss
  • autoimmune enteropathy
  • barrett's esophagus
  • barrx
  • bile duct stone
  • biliary duct fistula
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • biliary tract disease
  • biologic therapy for gastrointestinal (gi) diseases
  • bleeding hemorrhoids
  • blood in stool
  • bright red blood per rectum
  • capsule endoscopy
  • celiac disease
  • celiac plexus nerve block
  • choking sensation
  • cholangiocarcinoma
  • cholangioscopy
  • cholangitis
  • cholecystitis
  • cholelithiasis
  • cholesterolosis of gallbladder
  • chronic diarrhea
  • chronic pancreatitis
  • clostridium difficile
  • colic
  • colitis
  • colon cancer
  • colon stenting
  • colonic polyps
  • colonoscopy
  • colorectal screening
  • constipation
  • cyclic vomiting syndrome
  • cystadenoma of pancreas
  • cystic fibrosis related gastro intestinal complications
  • diarrhea
  • dilation of sphincter of oddi
  • diverticular disease
  • diverticulitis
  • diverticulosis
  • double balloon enteroscopy
  • duodenal ulcer
  • duodenitis
  • dysphagia
  • endoscopic dilation of ampulla and biliary duct
  • endoscopic insertion of stent into bile duct
  • endoscopic mucosal resection
  • endoscopic removal of stone from biliary tract
  • endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
  • endoscopic ultrasound
  • endoscopy
  • enteral stenting
  • eosinophilic esophagitis
  • esophageal disorder
  • esophageal mass
  • esophageal stent
  • esophageal ulcer
  • esophageal varices
  • esophagitis
  • feeding problems
  • feeding tube management
  • feeding tube placement
  • flatulence
  • foreign body (esophagus)
  • gallbladder disease
  • gallbladder fistula
  • gallbladder obstruction
  • gallbladder polyp
  • gastric anomaly
  • gastric ulcer
  • gastrin secreting tumor of pancreas
  • gastritis
  • gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • gastrointestinal (gi) cancer
  • gastrointestinal bleeding
  • gi stent placement
  • gluten sensitivity
  • graft versus host disease
  • helicobacter pylori
  • helminthiasis
  • hematemesis
  • hematochezia
  • hemorrhoids
  • hemorrhoids with complications
  • hiatal hernia
  • hirschsprung's disease
  • hydrops of gallbladder
  • hyperamylasemia
  • idiopathic megacolon
  • ileitis
  • ileoscopy
  • inflammatory bowel disease
  • intestinal atresia
  • intestinal obstruction
  • intussusception
  • irritable bowel syndrome
  • islet cell transplant
  • lactose intolerance
  • liver biopsy
  • lynch syndrome
  • malabsorption
  • malignant neoplasm of esophagus
  • malignant rectal neoplasm
  • malnutrition
  • meckel diverticulum
  • megacolon
  • megarectum
  • melena
  • nausea
  • needle biopsy of pancreas
  • odynophagia
  • pancreas cancer
  • pancreas disease
  • pancreas head cancer
  • pancreas tail cancer
  • pancreatic cyst
  • pancreatic fistula
  • pancreatic insufficiency
  • pancreatic mass
  • pancreatic pseudocyst
  • pancreatic pseudocyst drainage
  • pancreatic steatorrhoea
  • pancreatic surgery
  • pancreatitis
  • pancreatoscopy
  • peptic ulcer
  • peptic ulcer surgery
  • percutaneous aspiration of gallbladder
  • peritoneoscopy
  • peroral endoscopic myotomy
  • polypectomy
  • polyposis syndrome
  • polyps
  • porcelain gallbladder
  • postcholecystectomy syndrome (pcs)
  • proctosigmoidoscopy
  • rectal bleeding
  • rectal fistula
  • rectal hemorrhage
  • rectal pain
  • rectal polyp
  • regional enteritis
  • right lower quadrant pain
  • right upper quadrant pain
  • sclerosing cholangitis
  • short bowel syndrome
  • small bowel disease
  • spasm of the sphincter of oddi
  • spiral enteroscopy
  • spyglass cholangiopancreatoscopy
  • stomach cancer
  • stomach cramps
  • stomach pain
  • stricture sphincter of oddi
  • swallowing problem
  • tenesmus
  • ulcerative colitis
  • virtual care
  • whipple's disease

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Patient Reviews
4.9 out of 5.0(55 Reviews)

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