• Adjunct Professor, Global Health
  • Professor, Neurological Surgery
  • Professor, Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Harborview Medical Center
Department of Neurosurgery
325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359924
Seattle, WA 98104
United States

Phone Number: 
206-744-9322
Fax: 
Email: 
chesnutr@uw.edu
Education 
  • MD (University of Washington)
  • BS (University of Washington)
Country Affiliations 
Health Topics 
  • Brain Injury
  • Surgery
Expertise 

Brain injury and trauma care systems in developing countries, prospective investigations of outcomes from acute brain injury in adults and children in developing countries (Cuba and Argentina), early mobilization from acute spinal column injuries, targeted therapy in the management of traumatic brain injury, and evidence- based medicine in traumatic brain injury management and spine surgery.