Patricia Engel, MD

General Surgeon
Surgical Care

“It is important to me to engage patients in the decision-making process and help them know what to expect. I strive to help my patients understand their options and to provide the best care possible.”

Dr. Patricia Engel is a general surgeon serving patients on Whidbey Island. She received her medical degree from the Creighton University School of Medicine and served her general surgery residency at the University of Kansas – Wichita. She is board certified by the American College of Surgeons.

In her free time, Dr. Engel enjoys spending time outdoors with her family – hiking, camping and exploring the beautiful Pacific North West! She has a passion for caring for patients in small communities.

Scope of Care

  • General and Acute Care Surgery
  • Endoscopy (upper and colonoscopy)
  • Breast Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Colon Surgery


  • Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate: Colorado State University

Internship & Residency

  • University of Kansas, Wichita


  • Board Certified by the American College of Surgeons