Sarah C. Oltmann, MD, FACS attended Baylor University, graduating cum laude for her undergraduate degree. She went on to earn her medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, graduating Alpha Omega Alpha. She completed her general surgery residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. She pursued endocrine surgery fellowship training at the University of Wisconsin in Madison, WI. After fellowship, she returned to the University of Texas Southwestern and Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, where she now is the Associate Program Chief of Quality and Best Practice for Parkland Health and Hospital Systems, Medical Director of the General Surgery Clinics, and Director of Endocrine Surgery. Her clinical practice focuses on the surgical management of diseases of the thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal glands. Research interests include management and clinical outcomes in endocrine surgery. She is a previous recipient of the ATA/ThyCa Research Grant for her work on cancer progression and therapeutic response in a mouse model of Medullary Thyroid Cancer. She is happily married, with two sons. She is an avid knitter.