Dr. Brian Louie is a board-certified thoracic surgeon who serves as the Director of Research and Education for the Division of Thoracic Surgery at Swedish. He is also the Co-director of the Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery program and a clinical instructor in the general surgery residency program. Dr. Louie strives to restore his patients' health level and to help them improve their quality of life and possible lifespan. Dr. Louie believes that each patient’s situation is unique. He treats each of his patients as individuals, helping them make good decisions based on their treatment options and developing treatment plans specific for each individual.