Top Doctors 2020: Orthopedic Surgery
Part of our 20th annual list of the region's best physicians
By Danielle Hayden and Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. April 5, 2020
This article appears in print in the April 2020 issue as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe.
Sean C. Adelman, M.D., shoulder and elbow surgery, reconstructive surgery, arthroscopic and rotator cuff surgery; Kaiser Permanente Washington Capitol Hill Medical Center, Orthopedics, 201 16th Ave. E, Seattle, 206.326.3150; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill
Carlo Bellabarba, M.D., spinal surgery, cervical spine, spinal deformity; Spine Center at Harborview, 908 Jefferson St., Seattle, 206.520.5000; Harborview Medical Center
Christopher P. Cannon, M.D., musculoskeletal tumors, arthroscopic surgery, knee replacement and revision; The Polyclinic Madison Center, Orthopedics, 904 Seventh Ave., Seattle, 206.860.4704; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill
Howard Chansky, M.D.,* hip and knee reconstruction, hip and knee surgery, metastatic bone tumors; Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Center (Bone and Joint Surgery Center) at University of Washington Medical Center, 4245 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, 206.520.5000; University of Washington Medical Center, Veterans Administration Puget Sound Health Care System–Seattle
Thomas D. Chi, M.D., foot and ankle surgery, sports medicine, trauma; Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, 1231 116th Ave. NE, Suite 750, Bellevue, 425.455.3600; Overlake Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center–Issaquah
Camille M. Clinton, M.D., sports medicine, knee surgery, shoulder surgery; ProOrtho, 12911 120th Ave. NE, Suite H210, Kirkland, 425.823.4000; EvergreenHealth
Chad J. Marion, M.D., arthroscopic shoulder and knee surgery, sports injuries, elbow surgery; Pacific Medical Centers, First Hill, 1101 Madison St., Suite 301, Seattle, 206.326.2400; Swedish Medical Center–First Hill
A guide to the abbreviations used in this list to indicate medical and professional degrees:
DMD Doctor of Dental Medicine
D.O. Doctor of Osteopathy
MBA Master of Business Administration
MBChB Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (U.K. and other countries outside the U.S.)
M.D. Doctor of Medicine
MPH Master of Public Health
MSCE Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology
MS/MSCI Master of Science (many countries outside the U.S.)
Ph.D. Doctor of Philosophy (doctorate)
Each physician’s primary practice location is listed after their specialties; additional hospital affiliations follow.
* One asterisk after a physician’s name means the physician is not seeing new patients, but may refer within the department, group or practice.
** Two asterisks mean that the physician is not seeing new patients, but can take new patients by referral. The doctor may also take relatives of current patients.
Doctors do not and cannot pay to be selected as a Top Doctor. To learn how doctors are selected, please click here.
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