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Fred Drennan, MD
Gastroenterology
 
4.8 out of 5
Would recommend this provider
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Special Interests

General gastroenterology, including inflammatory bowel disease and functional GI disorders; general hepatology; wireless capsule endoscopy

Curriculum Vitae
Fred Drennan, MD

Personal Information
Outside his practice, Dr. Drennan and his wife enjoy SCUBA diving and underwater photography, skiing, gardening and our chocolate Labrador retrievers.
Clinical Experience
Departments
Specialties
Gastroenterology, Colon Cancer, Rectal Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer
Board Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine American Board of Gastroenterology
Education and Professional Achievements
Education
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn., 1982
Internship
Internal Medicine, Yale-New Haven Hospital, Conn., 1983
Residency
Yale-New Haven Hospital, Conn., 1985
Fellowships
Gastroenterology, University of Washington, Seattle, 1988 Executive Masters in Health Care Administration, University of Washington, Seattle, 1999
Professional Activities and Awards
Voted one of Seattle's Top Doctors by Seattle magazine in 2010.
Patient Ratings and Comments
Patient Ratings
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Likelihood of recommending this provider
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider showed concern
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider explained things clearly
 
4.9 out of 5 stars
Provider included you in decisions
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Provider discussed treatment options
 
4.8 out of 5 stars
Patient Comments
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  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
Yea for Dr Drennan! A great physician. He will be missed when he retires
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
I've already recommended dr. drennan to my husband
  Overall Patient Rating - September 2020
He was very precise and detailed about my symptoms. He suggested next course of treatment I agreed.
  Overall Patient Rating - August 2020
*Dr. Fred Drennan MD and the nurse are caring me very good.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Great interaction.
  Overall Patient Rating - July 2020
Waiting on test results; good experience.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
He made sure I understood what he was telling me.
  Overall Patient Rating - May 2020
This physician was great. He was awesome, explained what things meant and was very patient through this whole process. Huge thank you to him.
  Overall Patient Rating - February 2020
*Dr. Drennan is excellent. Since I could not get an appointment thru scheduling desk - I used UM messaging to contact *Dr. Drennan. He responded right away & got me in right away. He is so on point, so caring & interested in working together to find resolutions.
  Overall Patient Rating - October 2019
I've been going to another hospital for treatment for over 6 years and this was the first time I left feeling confident in the Doctor. The Doctor listened, took notes, asked detailed questions, and understood what I've been dealing with.