Justin Olsen, MD, FACS

Dr. Olsen grew up during his early childhood in Gig Harbor, WA before moving to Helena, MT prior to high school. He attended the University of Montana for his undergraduate degree, earning a Bachelor of Science in Microbiology; graduating with high honors while playing football for the National Champion Griz program. He obtained his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Washington here in Seattle. His general surgery residency was completed in Denver, CO at Saint Joseph Hospital. Following residency Dr. Olsen spent 7 years as a military surgeon in the United States Air Force, highlighted by earning a Bronze Star during his deployment to Afghanistan in 2012. He was the Chief of Surgery at RAF Lakenheath in the United Kingdom from 2014-2016. He joined Proliance Surgical Specialist of Edmonds in June of 2016.

He lives in Lynnwood with his wife and 5 children. He enjoys spending time with his family and anything sports related… especially the Seahawks and Sounders.

Education

Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, General Surgery, 2009
University of Washington, Doctor of Medicine, 2004
University of Montana, B.S Microbiology- high honors, 1999

Medical Societies

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Excelsior Surgical Society

Areas of Expertise

Abdominal Surgery
Anorectal Disorders
Hernia Surgery
Laparoscopic Surgery