Daniel Ledbetter, MD, is an attending surgeon in the Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at Seattle Children's Hospital, and an associate professor in the Department of Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He also attends at the Seattle Children's Bellevue Clinic and Surgery Center.
He received his MD from University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Ledbetter completed his residency at the University of Washington and his fellowship at Seattle Children's Hospital. Dr. Ledbetter's interests include thyroid, parathyroid, and other endocrine surgery, surgical critical care and ECMO extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, a procedure in which an artificial heart-lung machine takes over the work of the lungs, and sometimes also the heart. His interests also include neonatal surgery and general and thoracic surgery of infants and children.