Kenneth A. Witterholt, MD, FACS

Meet Dr. Witterholt

After completing his professional training at the Medical Center of Delaware in 1991, Dr. Kenneth Witterholt joined the medical staff of The Chester County Hospital and the surgical practice of Dr. George Trajtenberg and Dr. Pamela Scott. During his 24 year career at the The Chester County Hospital, Dr. Witterholt participated on a number of committees such as the Infectious Care Committee, the Special Care Committee, the Credentials Committee, and the Quality Assurance Committee. Currently, he serves as the Hospital’s Chief of the Section of General Surgery.

A board certified general surgeon, Dr. Witterholt is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and is active in a number of local and national societies including but not limited to the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons and the Chester County Medical Society. Dr. Witterholt was voted by his peers as Top Doctor in surgery in Main Line Today.


West Chester and West Grove


B. A.    University of Rochester, Rochester NY – 1982
Cum Laude – Biology
M. D.    George Washington School of Medicine, Washington, DC – 1986

Post Graduate Education

General Surgery Residency:
The Medical Center of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware – 1991

Hospital Appointments

Attending Surgeon: The Chester County Hospital
Chief, Section of General Surgery: The Chester County Hospital

Frequently Performed Procedures

Appendectomy/Appendix removal, Gall bladder, Colon and Rectal, Hernia, Gastrointestinal surgery, Hemorrhoid removal, Laparoscopic, Robotic/Robot-Assisted surgery, Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery, and  other procedures.