BiographyMark Brakstad, M.D., is a board certified surgeon at UW Medicine Surgical Services and Hernia Center and a UW associate professor of Surgery.
Dr. Brakstad specializes in minimally invasive surgeries using advanced laparoscopic and robotic techniques, with a surgical focus in general surgery, breast surgery and laparoscopic surgery. He is unconditionally committed to excellent patient care and supporting the patient and their family through the healing process.
Dr. Brakstad earned his M.D. at the UW. He is board certified in both General Surgery and Pediatrics.
Personal InterestsIn his free time Dr. Brakstad enjoys fishing, sports and family.
University of Iowa - College of Medicine
Residency, 1991, General Surgery
Internship, 1986, Pediatrics
University of Washington School of Medicine
Medical education, 1983
University of Washington
- General Surgery, 1993, American Board of Surgery
- Pediatrics, 1988, American Board of Pediatrics