Richard C. Thirlby, MD, FACS

Seattle

Departments
Digestive Disease Institute
Gastric Bypass Surgery
Lap-Band Surgery
General Surgery
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Bariatric Surgery
Weight Loss
Bariatric Surgery
Cancer Institute (Oncology)
Colorectal Cancer

Specialties
Surgery, Cancer, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery, Liver Surgery

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery, 1985; Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)

Education
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, 1978

Residency
General Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas, 1984

Fellowships
Gastric Physiology Research Fellowship, Dept. of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Dallas VA Medical Center, 1982

Joined Virginia Mason
January 1987