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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Microvascular Surgery, Hand Surgery, Melanoma
American Board of Surgery, 2005
American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2009
Certificate of added qualification in surgery of the hand, 2010
Hand Surgery: (206) 223-7530
Joined Virginia Mason - January 2008
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I thought Dr. Schlenker was fantastic: liked him a lot! Sincere, informative & understandable. Smart.
He is very kind & considerate and seems to care about me. He shows respect.
Dr. Schlenker took extra time to review the +/- of the options provided. He was crystal clear that he would meet with me (wife too if avail) as often as need to understand the matters.
Dr. Schlenker was a pleasure to work with. I really enjoyed meeting with him and he provided outstanding health care.
He is very good and checks everything out great.
Dr. Schlenker is outstanding in every way.
Excellent dr. THE BEST amazing surgeon.
Excellent Dr. - have referred him to friends.
the doctor and staff were very understanding and considerate in preparing a letter we could provide airlines to refund ticket my XX year old mother could not use due to her going home alone with broken wrist.
Dr. Schlenker is a rockstar. Calm, patient, courteous & thorough.
Areas(s) of Expertise
Plastic and reconstructive surgery; hand surgery - call (206) 223-7530 for hand surgery appointments; microvascular surgery; abdominal and chest wall reconstruction; melanoma
Plastic and reconstructive surgery, hand surgery and microvascular surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 1999
General Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 2000
General Surgery, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, 2004
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Harvard Plastic Surgery Residency, Boston, 2007
Hand and Microvascular Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, 2008
When not practicing medicine, Dr. Schlenker enjoys watersports, boating, snow skiing, photography and exploring Seattle with his family.
"It is a privilege to be involved in the care of my patients. I value dedication, communication and attention to detail in every aspect of patient care."
"Plastic and reconstructive surgery provides an exciting opportunity to apply creative and individualized operative solutions to restore function and quality of life."
On Virginia Mason
"Virginia Mason is a wonderful place to work because of the opportunity to share in the care of patients with a group of talented and dedicated physicians from all medical specialties."