Dr. Oelschlager is a board-certified surgeon who specializes in esophageal and gastric surgery, as well as other operations of the gastrointestinal tract.…
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Patient Care Philosophy
Dr. Oelschlager's philosophy in treating his patients is to provide patient-focused care and effective patient-physician communication. His goal is to provide the most effective, least minimally invasive surgical treatment whenever possible for his patient to reduce their recovery time and discomfort from surgery.
Spending time with family, outdoor activities, running and sports.
Videoendoscopic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, esophageal surgery, paraesophageal hiatal hernia surgery, gastrointestinal surgery and flexible endoscopy.
Esophageal diseases such as gastroesophageal reflux, Barrett's esophagus, esophageal cancer, achalasia, paraesophageal hiatal hernias and minimally invasive surgical techniques.
- Univ. of North Carolina SOMMedical education1995
- UW - Dept. of SurgeryInternship
- UW - Dept. of SurgeryResidency
- American Board of SurgerySurgery2001