Gretchen M. Lentz, MD
Professor
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Division Chief, Urogynecology
Clinician Educator
Sites of Practice: 
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Joined UW Medicine: 
1992
Languages: 
English

Faculty Information

Biography

Personal Interests:

Dr. Lentz enjoys rock, mountain, ice and big walls climbing, biking, literature and opera.

Why did you decide to pursue a career in OB/GYN?

To provide excellent health and surgical care to women.

What do you like about working at UW Medicine?

Collaboration

What are your favorite things about living in Seattle?

It is my lifetime home and I love the scenery!

What inspires you?

Nature

Board Certification: 
Obstetrics & Gynecology, 1993 (recertified 2010)
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, 2013
Licensure: 
Washington, 1989
Education & Training: 
Fellowship, Urogynecology
St. George's Hospital Medical School
London, England
1991
Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
1990
MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
1986
Honors: 
Seattle Magazine Top Doctors Award
2020
Board Examiner, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
2001-2011
Editorial Advisory Board Member, Journal of Reproductive Medicine
2005-2011
Best Doctors in America Award
1995-2010
Memberships: 
American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
American Urogynecologic Society
Editorial Board of Clinical Updates in Women's Health Care
International Continence Society
Seattle Gynecologic Society
Society of Gynecologic Surgeons
Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecologic Society
Washington State Medical Association