Dennis T. Yamamoto, M.D.

Specialty: Gastroenterology

Dr. YamamotoEducation:
B.S., Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.
M.D., Michigan State University, East Lansing, Mich.

Training:
Internship, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Residency, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.
Fellowship, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wis.

Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine – Internal Medicine, 1982
American Board of Internal Medicine – Gastroenterology, 1987

Professional Organizations:
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Gastroenterological Association
Washoe County Medical Society
Nevada State Medical Society

Appointments:
Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
Board of Directors, Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center

 

Dr. Yamamoto was born and raised in Hawaii. He worked as a faculty member at University of Wisconsin Medical School for six years before moving to Reno in 1990 and joining Digestive Health Associates.

He has been active at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, serving as Chief of Staff from 1996-1998. He currently serves as Chairman of the Saint Mary’s Foundation. Dr. Yamamoto’s hobbies include golf, exercise, golf clubsmithing and hiking.

Dr. Yamamoto is married with two children. His son has followed his career path into medicine. He and his wife enjoy spending time with their grandson.

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