Charles Andersen

MD, FACS, MAPWCA Chief of wound Care Service MAMC

After Graduating from Utah State University, Charles Andersen, earned his medical degree at the University of Utah where he also completed an internship and one year of surgical training. He then entered the military where he completed his surgical residency at Madigan Army Medical Center and a Vascular Surgery Fellowship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He remained in the military where his positions included program director in General Surgery and Chief of the Department of Surgery at Madigan Army Medical Center for 20 years. After retirement from the Army he remained at Madigan Army Medical Center as a civilian and chief of the Vascular Surgery Service. He has spoken nationally and internationally on Vascular Surgery, Limb Preservation and Wound Care. He has over 150 peer reviewed publications and over 500 professional presentations. Currently he is Chief of the Wound Care Service at Madigan Army Medical Center. He is the (Emeritus) Chief of the Vascular/Endovascular/Limb preservation Service at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma Washington. He is a Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Washington and the Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences.