Randall M. Chesnut M.D., F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S.

 Randall  M. Chesnut M.D., F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S.

Specialties and Expertise

Neurological Surgery, Neurosurgery (Spine)

Services

Neurological Surgery, Neurosciences, Spine Center, Sports Spine & Orthopedic Health, UW Medicine Pituitary Program

Languages

English

Locations

Neurological Surgery Clinic at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Spine Center at Harborview

908 Jefferson St., 5th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Bio

Randall M. Chesnut, M.D., F.C.C.M., F.A.C.S., has expertise in surgery and critical care for traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injuries, failed back surgery, adult spondylolisthesis, and sports-related spine and brain injuries.

Dr. Chesnut’s clinical interests include spine and musculoskeletal neurosurgery; surgical and critical care management of acute traumatic brain injury, acute spinal cord and spinal column injuries; sports-related spinal cord and spinal column injuries; failed spinal surgery; and adult spinal deformity. His research interests include improvement of care for traumatic brain and spine injuries and investigation of outcomes in brain injury and trauma care systems in developing countries in Latin America; early mobilization from acute spinal column injuries; and targeted therapy in the management of traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Chesnut is a professor in the departments of Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at the University of Washington, Seattle.

Personal Interests

In addition to caring for his patients, Dr. Chesnut enjoys spending time with family, skiing, hiking, mountain biking and rugby.

Clinical Interests

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1984
Univ. of Calif. San DiegoFellowshipSpine Surgery
Univ. of Calif. San DiegoResidencyNeurosurgery
UW - Dept. of SurgeryInternshipSurgery

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1984

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery1996
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