Sean B. Orenstein, M.D., F.A.C.S. is currently an Associate Professor of Surgery at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, OR. He grew up in Colorado and completed his undergraduate work at the University of Colorado before moving to the East Coast for his medical and surgical training. After receiving a Master of Medical Science from MCP Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA he received his medical degree from Albany Medical College. During his general surgery residency at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine he undertook a 2-year research fellowship, with focuses on the evaluation of hernia mesh materials and hernia repair outcomes.
After finishing his surgical residency, Dr. Orenstein completed a minimally-invasive surgery fellowship at University Hospitals Case Medical Center in Cleveland, OH. Fellowship allowed him to further explore his passion for hernia repair, with specialized training in abdominal wall reconstruction for complex and recurrent abdominal hernias, among other MIS training.
He and his wife, Aubrey, have enjoyed living in Portland, OR with their three daughters during the last several years. With their love for the outdoors, the Pacific Northwest has provided many opportunities for taking advantage of places to hike and camp.