Brant Oelschlager, M.D., F.A.C.S., is a board certified surgeon at UW Medical Center, UW's chief of General Surgery, director of Surgical Specialties at the UW Medicine Center for Esophageal & Gastric Surgery, the UW's Byers Endowed Professor of Esophageal Research and Surgery and a UW professor of Surgery.
Dr. Oelschlager specializes in esophageal and gastric surgery as well as operations of the gastrointestinal tract. He has extensive experience in advanced minimally invasive procedures and has pioneered many of these techniques and procedures by introducing them in the Pacific Northwest. His philosophy is to provide patient-focused care and communication. His goal is to provide the most effective, least-invasive surgical treatment to reduce recovery time and discomfort.
Dr. Oelschlager earned his M.D. at the University of North Carolina. He is widely published and recognized both nationally and internationally for his expertise.
Dr. Oelschlager enjoys spending time with family, outdoor activities, running and sports.