Dr. David DeHaas was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised in Western, Pennsylvania. His hobbies include skiing, hiking and golf. He moved to Eugene with his family in 1995 after practicing general surgery eight years in Virginia.
He is certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is a member of the American College of Surgeons, Oregon Medical Association and Lane County Medical Society. He has published and lectured on topics in general, colorectal and vascular surgery.
A medical leader in the Eugene community, he is a former Surgery Division Chief, Chief of Staff and also served for many years as the Trauma Director at Sacred Heart Medical Center. His leadership skills are coupled with a broad array of surgical expertise with special interests in colorectal, vascular and oncologic surgery. His breadth of knowledge is highlighted by his extensive experience with surgery for inflammatory bowel disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hepatobiliary surgery, pancreatic surgery and vascular surgery.