Dr. Brandt is skilled in the full range of surgical procedures, including minimally invasive surgeries using the da Vinci robotic system. A Minot native and 1996 graduate of Minot High School, he earned a bachelor’s degree in athletic training from the University of Mary and a Masters in Kinesiology from the University of North Dakota before receiving his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Des Moines University in Iowa. He completed his General Surgery residency at Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc, MI. Throughout his educational career Dr. Brandt has been active in projects and initiatives to promote health and wellness.
General Surgery at Trinity Health:
- Minimally invasive surgeries, including da Vinci robotic procedures
- Cancer surgery
- Surgery of the thyroid, breast, and gastrointestinal system
- Trauma surgery
- Hernia repair
- Diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy
General surgery, despite its name, is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs such as, intestines including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland. They also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, and hernias. These surgeons deal mainly in the Torso.