Whitney Brandt, MD

Whitney Brandt, MD


Specialty Areas

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Common Diagnoses Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Adult pectus excavatum
  • Airway obstruction
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Benign esophagus strictures
  • Chest wall tumors
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Empysema
  • Esophageal tumors
  • Esophageal diverticulum
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung nodules
  • Lung volume reduction
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Thoracic trauma
  • Tracheal disease
  • Tracheal tumors

Board Certifications

General Surgery


Medical School: Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL, 2014


General Surgery Residency, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT, 2014-2016, 2018, 2021


Research Fellowship, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, 2016-2018

Cardiothoracic Surgery Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, 2021-2023

Professional Memberships

Association of Women’s Surgeons

Reviewer, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiothoracic Surgery

Awards and Honors

2021, Samuel Harvey Award for Outstanding Performance as Chief Resident, Yale New Haven Hospital


Areas of Research Interest


Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Siteman Cancer Center

Patients Seen At

Center for Advanced Medicine
Jacqueline Maritz Lung Center
4921 Parkview Place, Suite B, Floor 8
St. Louis, MO 63110


To request an appointment with Dr. Brandt, please call 314-362-7260.