Dr. Avery L. Seifert reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Seifert is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina and an Attending Staff Physician at the Charleston VA Medical Center in Charleston, South Carolina.
Education and Training
MD: University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, 1975
Internship: Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR, 1975–1976
Residency in Urology: Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR, 1976–1980
American Board of Urology
Clinical Instructor, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1986–2016
Assistant Professor of Surgery, University of North Dakota Medical School, Grand Forks, ND, 1983–1986
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