Precht Andrew Felix

Andrew Felix Precht, MD


Specialties
  • Transplant Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
Accepting New Patients
1124 Columbia St.
Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98104
Kidney: 206-386-3660, Liver: 206-215-1437
206-386-3644
1366525396

General Information


Biography

Additional Information

Dr. Andrew Precht is the director of the Liver and Pancreas Transplant Program at Swedish Medical Center. He is also one of the main developers and surgeons of our Liver Center.

Dr. Precht graduated from the Medical Academy of Gdansk, Poland in 1991. He completed a postdoctoral research fellowship in transplant surgery at the University of California San Diego and went on to Stanford University for general surgery residency training. He then joined one of Europe's oldest and finest hospitals at the Jagiellonian University School of Medicine in Krakow to obtain additional experience in pancreatic and liver surgery. In 2000, he returned to California to complete a two-year fellowship in Abdominal Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery at the University of California San Diego. He then completed an additional fellowship in Pediatric Liver and Kidney Transplant Surgery at Children’s Hospital in San Diego. He joined the Organ Transplant Program at Swedish Medical Center in 2003.

Dr. Precht is a member of numerous medical societies including the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and is currently on the Board of Directors of the Northwest Chapter of American Liver Foundation.

Specialties:
Liver Transplant
Liver Surgery
Laparoscopic Liver Surgery
Liver Tumor Ablation
Portal Hypertension
Kidney Transplant
Pancreas Transplant
Kidney and Pancreas Transplant
Living Donor Transplant Surgery
Living Donor Nephrectomy
Pediatric Kidney Transplant
Bloodless Surgery Program

Specialties
  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
Education Background
Medical School: Medical University of Gdansk Akademia Medyczna W Gdansku, 1991
Residency: Jagiellonian University
Residency: Stanford University
Fellowship: University of California San Diego
Languages
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • English
  • German

Publications

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • General Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • abdominal abscess
  • abdominal adhesions
  • abdominal cancer
  • abdominal mass
  • abdominal pain
  • abrasion
  • adrenal neoplasm
  • adrenalectomy
  • alcoholic cirrhosis
  • anastomosis of pancreatic duct
  • appendectomy
  • appendiceal abscess
  • appendicitis
  • arteriovenous fistula
  • axillary abscess
  • axillary cyst
  • back mass
  • benign breast lump
  • benign neoplasm of skin
  • bile duct cancer
  • bile duct occlusion
  • bile duct repair
  • bile duct stone
  • biliary duct fistula
  • biliary dyskinesia
  • biliary tract cancer
  • biliary tract disease
  • biliary tract surgery
  • breast abscess
  • breast cyst
  • breast lump
  • breast surgery
  • budd chiari syndrome
  • cancer of pancreas
  • carbuncle
  • carcinoid tumor of pancreas
  • cholecystenterostomy
  • cholecystogastrostomy
  • cholecystostomy
  • choledochoenterostomy
  • choledochoplasty
  • cholestasis
  • closure of biliary fistula
  • common duct exploration
  • congenital anomaly of pancreas
  • congenital cystic of liver
  • contusion abdominal wall
  • cystadenoma of pancreas
  • deep thrombophlebitis
  • desmoid tumors
  • destruction of lesion of liver
  • diaphragmatic disorders
  • diaphragmatic hernia
  • diastasis
  • dilation of sphincter of oddi
  • diverticulitis
  • diverticulosis
  • donor nephrectomy
  • duodenal fistula
  • duodenal ulcer surgery
  • echinococcus
  • ectopic calcification xyphoid
  • encysted hydrocele
  • endocrine surgery
  • endoscopic division of adhesions of peritoneum
  • enterovaginal fistula
  • epidermoid cysts
  • excision mole
  • excision of ampulla of vater
  • excision of choledochal cyst
  • excision of lesion
  • excision of lesion of pancreas
  • exploratory laparotomy
  • extracorporeal circulation for hepatic assistance
  • face stitch removal
  • fasciitis
  • feeding tube placement
  • femoral hernia
  • fibrocystic liver
  • fine needle aspiration thyroid
  • fistula enterocutaneous
  • foreign body foot
  • foreign body trunk
  • frostbite
  • frostbite of ear
  • frostbite of face
  • frostbite of finger
  • frostbite of nose
  • frostbite of toes
  • fundoplication
  • gallbladder fistula
  • gallbladder obstruction
  • gallbladder polyp
  • ganglion cyst
  • gangrene
  • gastrectomy
  • gastric anomaly
  • gastric bypass
  • gastric ulcer surgery
  • gastric volvulus
  • gastrin secreting tumor of pancreas
  • gastroduodenal fistula
  • gastrointestinal cancer
  • gastrojejunostomy
  • gastroplasty
  • glucagonoma
  • goiter
  • groin mass
  • groin pain
  • hamartoma
  • head abscess
  • head cyst
  • head lump
  • head papilloma
  • heart lung transplant
  • heart transplant
  • heart transplant rejection
  • hemorrhoids
  • hepatic cyst
  • hepatic infarction
  • hepatobiliary surgery
  • hepatoblastoma
  • hepatorenal syndrome
  • hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
  • hernia
  • hernia epigastric
  • hernia repair
  • heterotopic liver transplant
  • hiatal hernia repair
  • hickman catheter
  • hidradenitis
  • high dose cyclophosphamide
  • hydrops of gallbladder
  • hyperhidrosis surgery
  • ileostomy
  • incarcerated hernia
  • incision and drainage of deep pelvirectal abscess
  • incision and drainage of perianal abscess
  • incision drainage abscess
  • incisional hernia
  • inclusion cyst
  • inguinal hernia
  • injury to spleen
  • insulinoma
  • internal drainage of pancreatic cyst
  • internal hernia
  • interstitial emphysema
  • intestinal artery disease
  • intestinal infarction
  • intestinal obstruction
  • intra-abdominal cancer
  • intraabdominal cyst
  • intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm
  • intussusception
  • inverted nipple
  • islet cell transplant
  • islet cell tumor
  • islets of langerhans transplant
  • keratin cyst
  • kidney pancreas liver transplant
  • kidney pancreas transplant
  • kidney transplantation
  • laceration
  • laparoscopic appendectomy
  • laparoscopic bile duct exploration
  • laparoscopic liver resection
  • laparoscopic nephrectomy
  • laparoscopic resection head of pancreas
  • laparoscopic whipple procedure
  • lipoma
  • liver abscess
  • liver biopsy
  • liver hemangioma
  • liver laceration
  • liver mass
  • liver surgery
  • liver transplant
  • liver trauma
  • localized perfusion of liver
  • lung transplantation
  • lymph node biopsy
  • lymphadenopathy
  • lymphangiomas
  • lysis of adhesions
  • malignant melanoma
  • malignant neoplasm of gallbladder
  • malignant neoplasm of liver
  • malignant neoplasm of pancreatic duct
  • malignant tumor of extrahepatic bile duct
  • malrotation of bowel
  • mass on trunk
  • mechanical complication of gastrostomy
  • meckel's diverticulum
  • mediports
  • melanoma
  • merkel cell carcinoma
  • mesenteric cyst
  • mesenteric mass
  • mesh removal
  • mole removal
  • muscle biopsy
  • neck papilloma
  • necrotizing fasciitis
  • necrotizing soft tissue infections
  • needle biopsy of pancreas
  • nevus
  • non-healing wound
  • nontraumatic hematoma of soft tissue
  • open biopsy of liver
  • open biopsy of pancreas
  • open wound leg
  • open wound of finger
  • open wound of forearm
  • open wound of neck
  • open wound of scalp
  • open wound of shoulder
  • pancreas head cancer
  • pancreas tail cancer
  • pancreas transplantation
  • pancreatectomy
  • pancreatic cyst
  • pancreatic fistula
  • pancreatic mass
  • pancreatic pseudocyst
  • pancreatic pseudocyst drainage
  • pancreatic steatorrhoea
  • pancreatic surgery
  • pancreatoscopy
  • paracolostomy hernia
  • parastomal hernia
  • parathyroid adenoma
  • parathyroid cancer
  • parathyroid disease
  • parathyroid mass
  • parathyroidectomy
  • paronychia
  • partial splenectomy
  • pelvic abscess
  • pelvic adhesions
  • peptic ulcer surgery
  • percutaneous aspiration of gallbladder
  • perforation of bile duct
  • perforation of gallbladder
  • perianal haematoma
  • peritoneal catheter
  • peritonitis
  • personal history of malignant neoplasm of liver
  • pilar cyst
  • pilonidal cyst
  • polypectomy
  • porcelain gallbladder
  • portal hypertension
  • portal hypertensive gastropathy
  • portal pyemia
  • portal vein thrombosis
  • postcholecystectomy syndrome
  • postphlebitic syndrome
  • pressure ulcer
  • pretransplant clearance
  • primary biliary cirrhosis
  • pseudocyst
  • pyloroplasty
  • pyogenic granuloma
  • quadrantectomy
  • rectus sheath hernia
  • recurrent femoral hernia
  • recurrent hernia
  • reducible hernia
  • regenerative medicine
  • regional enteritis
  • removal of pancreatic tube or drain
  • removal of transplanted or rejected kidney
  • repair laceration
  • repair of graft-enteric fistula
  • repair of laceration of gallbladder
  • repair of liver laceration
  • repair of pancreas
  • repair of vaginoenteric fistula
  • retroperitoneal fibrosis
  • right lower quadrant pain
  • second degree burn
  • secondary malignant neoplasm of liver
  • skin abscess
  • small bowel biopsy
  • small bowel cancer
  • small bowel obstruction
  • spigelian hernia
  • spleen cancer
  • spleen pain
  • splenectomy
  • splenic anomalies
  • splenic cyst
  • splenic disease
  • splenic infection
  • splenic injury
  • splenomegaly
  • stomach cancer
  • stomach cramps
  • stomach fistula
  • stomach pain
  • stomal hernia
  • subcutaneous lipomas
  • subphrenic abscess
  • surgery of the pancreas
  • surgical treatment crohns disease
  • surgical treatment of regional enteritis
  • third degree burn
  • thyroid
  • thyroid cancer
  • thyroid nodule
  • thyroid surgery
  • transmetatarsal amputation
  • transplant of intestine
  • transplantation medicine
  • umbilical hernia
  • urachal cyst
  • venous stasis disease
  • ventral hernia
  • wound therapy