Christopher J. Wahl, MD

Shoulder Orthopedic Surgery, Knee Orthopedic Surgery

Sports Medicine, Trauma
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available


Christopher Wahl, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon fellowship-trained in sports medicine, arthroscopy and trauma. He also performs platelet-rich plasma therapy. He has extensive experience in the care of professional, elite, endurance and recreational athletes, having formerly served as head team physician for the San Diego Chargers and as Associate Professor and team physician at the University of Washington. Dr. Wahl has researched, lectured and published widely, and is recognized nationally as an expert in the treatment of high-energy, complex knee and shoulder disorders.

He was the recipient of the 2011 American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Traveling Fellowship, teaching and learning at notable sports institutes across South America.

Special Recognition & Training

I am proud to be a Seattle Met Top Doctor for 2023, voted in by my colleagues in the greater Seattle area.

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Specializing in:

  • Knee Orthopedic Surgery
  • Shoulder Orthopedic Surgery


Care Center

510 8th Ave NE Suite 200
Issaquah, WA 98029-5436

(425) 392-2564


Care Center

3101 Northup Way Suite 201
Bellevue, WA 98004-1449

(425) 455-3920


Care Center

18100 NE Union Hill Road
Redmond, WA 98052

(425) 497-9084



Program: MD
Institution: Yale University School of Medicine

Program: Residency
Institution: Yale New Haven Hospital

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: Hospital for Special Surgery

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Program: Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


Fellow-American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Fellow-American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Arthroscopy Association of North America

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