Kate Engelhardt, MD, MS

Kate Engelhardt, MD, MS

Provider in Murrells Inlet, SC
Specialties:Cancer - Lung & Thoracic, Thoracic Surgery
NPI #1497199558

Kathryn E Engelhardt, MD, MS

Kathryn E. Engelhardt, M.D. M.S. is a fellowship-trained thoracic surgeon and board-certified general surgeon who specializes in surgery of the lung, airway, esophagus, stomach, chest wall, and mediastinum. She has advanced expertise in cancer care, lung transplantation, and robotic surgery. Whenever possible, Dr. Engelhardt performs surgery using minimally invasive robotic technology, providing optimal outcomes, quicker recoveries, and shorter hospital stays.

Dr. Engelhardt graduated from Cornell University before returning to her home state of Ohio to complete medical school at the University of Cincinnati. She started her post-graduate medical training here at the Medical University of South Carolina in general surgery. After finishing general surgery training, she traveled to Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University in St Louis; a hospital consistently ranked among the best in the country by US News and World Report. There she spent two years in advanced training to specialize in cardiothoracic surgery. She now has brought her expertise back to the low country to serve the people of South Carolina and the surrounding communities.

Dr. Engelhardt has earned numerous awards, including the Curtis P. Antz MUSC Surgical Society Award for Excellence, the MUSC Yarbrough Award for Excellence in Resident Research, the Southeastern Surgical Congress Gold Medal Forum, American College of Surgeons Clinical Congress Excellence in Research, and she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society.

Board Certifications: General Surgery

My Offices

  • Map of 86 Jonathan Lucas St in Charleston
    MUSC Hollings Cancer Center
    86 Jonathan Lucas St
    Charleston, SC 29425
    US
    Phone:
    Day of the WeekHours
    MondayOpen 24 Hours
    TuesdayOpen 24 Hours
    WednesdayOpen 24 Hours
    ThursdayOpen 24 Hours
    FridayOpen 24 Hours
    SaturdayOpen 24 Hours
    SundayOpen 24 Hours

Insurances Accepted

Gender
  • Female

Get Vaccinated Today

Have you gotten your vaccine yet? COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective at preventing severe infection. Find a vaccination clinic near you.