Overview

Douglas Hassan, MD, is fellowship trained in orthopedic hand, shoulder and elbow surgery. He diagnoses and treats a wide range of upper extremity conditions, caused from disease, trauma or sports injuries. He believes in fostering a therapeutic partnership with each patient, promoting clear communication regarding the recommended treatment plan and required rehabilitation.

Dr. Hassan actively volunteers with the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association as a youth sports coach and is a volunteer physician for state basketball and football tournaments. He enjoys outside activities, such as skiing, golf and tennis, and also takes pleasure in putting pen to paper as a novel writer.

Education

Program: MD
Institution: University of British Columbia

Program: Residency
Institution: University of Saskatchewan

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: University of Arizona

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Program: Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Associations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Canadian Medical Association

Pierce County Medical Society

Washington State Medical Society

Services + Specialties

Specializing in:

  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Elbow arthroscopy
  • Hand fracture repair
  • Shoulder arthroscopy
  • Thumb arthroplasty
  • Upper extremity tendon and nerve repair
  • Wrist arthroscopy
  • Wrist fracture repair

Locations

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