James Garlitz, MD, General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

James Garlitz, MD
General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Dr. Garlitz' professional interests encompass the entire spectrum of general and laparoscopic surgery. His particular interests include surgery of the colon and rectum, minimal access parathyroid surgery, thyroid surgery, breast conservation in breast cancer surgery, sentinel lymph node biopsy, and advanced techniques in laparoscopic repair of abdominal wall hernias. Dr. James Garlitz was born and raised in Montana and graduated with honors in physics and mathematics from Montana State University. He completed his medical school education at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon in 1997. Dr. Garlitz is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery in surgery care. He completed his general surgery internship and residency at the Marshfield Clinic/ St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, Wisconsin; and then pursued additional training and completed a fellowship in trauma and surgical critical care in Milwaukee, Wisconsin at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Upon completing his training in 2003, he decided to move back to the West, and Denver seemed to be a great choice- full of opportunity for raising a family and starting his career.
Dr. Garlitz is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is honored to practice in the north Denver metro area.
Gender Male

Credentials & Awards

Medical Education
Oregon Health Sciences Univ School of Medicine
Residency
Marshfield Clinic/St Joseph's Hospital
General Surgery
Fellowship
Medical College of Wisconsin
Scrub Nurse
Certification
Am Bd Surgery (Surgery)
James Garlitz

James Garlitz, MD

General Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

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14300 Orchard Pkwy, Floor 2, Pod 1
Westminster, Colorado 80023
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