Dr. S. Oltman – Endocrine Surgeon in Dallas, Dallas Surgical Specialists

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Sarah Oltmann, MD

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Associate Professor
Department of Surgery
UT Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, Texas, United States

Sarah Oltmann is an Associate Professor in the Division of General Surgery in the Department of Surgery at University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center. She is an endocrine surgeon who uses minimally invasive techniques to treat disorders of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands.

Dr. Oltmann’s clinical research interests include the kinetics of intraoperative parathyroid hormone monitoring, expansion of surgical indications in thyroiditis, surgical management of hyperthyroidism, improving patient experience after thyroid and parathyroid procedures, and surgeon decision-making regarding surgical approach to adrenal lesions.

After receiving her B.A in biology at Baylor University and her M.D at Texas Tech University, Dr. Oltmann trained as a general surgery resident at UT Southwestern, where she also completed a research fellowship in the Division of Pulmonary Vascular Biology in the Department of Pediatrics. She then received advanced training in endocrine surgery through a fellowship at the University of Wisconsin. 


Representative Publications:

Preclinical Characterization of Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor-Based Targeted Therapies for Neuroendocrine Thyroid Cancer

Rapid Relief: Thyroidectomy Is a Quicker Cure Than Radioactive Iodine Ablation (RAI) in Patients With Hyperthyroidism

Early Endocrine Attending Surgeon Presence Increases Operating Room Efficiency