Virginia Mason Medical Center Physican - Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon in Seattle, Washington

Job Number: 183101

Department: Orthopedics - Outpatient

Hours: 8-5

Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington is recruiting a BE/BC Orthopedic Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon to join our team.

The Orthopedic and Sports Medicine team at Virginia Mason has established a reputation for excellent patient care and continual innovation. We are looking for a fellowship trained Orthopedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon to assume a mature and busy surgical practice.

The position is hand and upper extremity specific without expectations for general orthopedic care. We are a tertiary care hospital located in downtown Seattle and a regional referral center for the Northwest resulting, in exposure to a broad spectrum of orthopedic upper extremity care. Opportunities also exist for clinical research, and collaboration with Benaroya Research Institute, a basic science research center that is part of the Virginia Mason Medical Center. This position will be located in our Downtown Seattle Medical Center and one of our Regional Medical Centers located within the Puget Sound area.


  • BE/BC Orthopedic Surgeon

  • Fellowship training in hand and upper extremity

  • 2-3 years of experience preferred

  • Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA

  • Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice

Team Details

Our Orthopedic team includes more than 20 Orthopedic Surgeons, nonsurgical providers and podiatrists covering the spectrum of orthopedic subspecialty care. 15 physician assistants are also part of our group, two of whom are dedicated to our hand service and have a combined 25 years of hand specific experience.

Virginia Mason Hospital and Medical Center

Virginia Mason, established in 1920 in Seattle, WA, is internationally recognized as a preeminent health care organization focused on delivering quality services to our patients. We have a 336-bed hospital in Seattle and multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 450 physicians. With a network of primary, specialty, neighborhood clinics and regional medical centers; you will find our culture is the very definition of best practices and a model that is the benchmark for other medical organizations. Join us, and find out how many ways Virginia Mason offers you the chance to focus on what really matters—your patients.

Living in the Pacific Northwest

Located in the Pacific NW, Seattle is an area with a mild climate year round and close to the great outdoors where we enjoy an abundance of activities with our close proximity to the waters of Puget Sound and surrounding mountains. City life and cultural activities are also thriving. With a variety of neighborhoods and areas to work and live, there are many choices for the type of lifestyle you’d like to enjoy.

What’s next?

Please, apply online with Virginia Mason at

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We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Virginia Mason Medical Center is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Virginia Mason provides healthcare without regard to race, color, religion (creed), sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin (ancestry) or disability. Disability Accommodation: To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Recruiting Offices at 866-422-2275 (voice) or 206-515-5891 (fax). Virginia Mason makes every effort to honor disability accommodation requests. Requests can be responded to most effectively if received as far in advance as possible.