Dr. Chestnut nearly 40 years of medical field experience. He is a skilled and accomplished intensivist, educated at the finest medical schools, and has served as a practicing physician and a consultant on the practice of medicine. Tim has also served our nation's veterans as a practicing physician with the Department of Veteran Affairs at the Boise VAMC.
Undergraduate: University of Washington, B.S. 1977, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Magna Cum Laude, Elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
Medical School: University of Washington, M.D. 1981, Graduated with Honors, Alpha Omega Alpha,(medical honor society).
Medical training: Medical Internship, Residency in Internal Medicine; University of Washington, 1981-1984. Board Certified 1984. Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, 1984-1987. Board Certified 1987. Chief Medical Resident University Hospital 1985.
Faculty Appointments: Pulmonary and General Internal Medicine, Boise Veteran's Hospital and Medical Center, 1987-1988. Clinical Faculty University of Washington 1987- 2006. Visiting Clinician Mayo Clinic Sleep Disorder center, winter 1989.
Private Practice: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, 1988-2006.
Sr. VP, Medical Practice at Haploos, Medical Liability Evaluation ,Risk Management, Health Care Policy, 2007-present. Amputee Prosthetic Evaluation, 20012- present. Clinical Assistant Professor, WWAMI Faculty, Spokane.