Andrew Merritt, MD For an appointment call: 425.656.5060

Specialty:

  • Orthopedic

Subspecialties:

  • Hip
  • Knee
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacements

Care Center:

Proliance Orthopedic Associates

Clinic Locations:

  • Covington
  • Renton - 4011 Talbot Road S
Biography

Andrew Merritt, MD, is dedicated to getting injured athletes back to the activities they love. His practice is focused on sports medicine and the arthroscopic treatment of the knee, hip, and shoulder. He has specialized training in ligament, cartilage, and tendon injuries of the shoulder and knee. He also performs general orthopedic procedures, such as arm, ankle, and leg fractures and joint replacement of the knee, shoulder, and hip.

Dr. Merritt brings advanced training to POA his practice, using the same surgical techniques and individualized care that helps professional athletes get back in the game. He has published many papers and chapters on orthopedics. He has also served as an assistant team physician for the New York Giants professional football team.

He spends most of his free time outdoors and enjoys traveling. He has provided medical services to natives and fellow travelers in Peru and Nepal during two treks to Mt. Everest base camp. He and his wife reside in the Seattle area. He is honored to be involved in your care. He will work with you toward regaining your active lifestyle.

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Education & Fellowship

Education
BS, California Polytechnic University, magna cum laude
MD, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, summa cum laude

Residency
Orthopedic surgery, University of Washington

Fellowship
Sports medicine and shoulder surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery New York
Assistant Team Physician for the New York Football Giants

Board certification
Board Eligible 2015

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Assistant NFL team physician (former), New York Giants


Surgical Facilities

Proliance Orthopedic Associates Ambulatory Surgery Center
Valley Medical Center – UW Medicine