Whitney Brandt, MD

Whitney Brandt, MD

Thoracic Surgeon

Primary Academic Title

Assistant Professor of Thoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Cardiothoracic Surgery: Thymic carcinoma, pleural tumors, lung cancer, esophageal cancer, metastatic cancers

Research Interest

I am interested in researching lung and esophageal cancer. I am especially interested in factors which can help improve survival for patients with thoracic malignancies. I am currently working to help understand genomic alterations associated with aggressiveness and metastatic potential of lung cancer.


  • 2018: Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
  • 2023: Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
  • 2021: Residency, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT
  • 2014: MD, Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL

Board Certification

  • 2021: American Board of Surgery

Contact Information

  • Washington University Medical Campus

    4921 Parkview Place
    Saint Louis, MO 63110

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