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Erik A. Magnusson, MD

Orthopedics

  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available
  • Available within 1-3 Days
(425) 392-2564

Overview

Erik A. Magnusson, MD, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in fracture care and foot and ankle conditions. He treats patients of all ages.

He received his BA in Biology from Loyola College of Maryland and returned home to Minnesota to attend the University of Minnesota Medical School, where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha (highest honors). He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Washington and remained in Seattle to complete dual fellowships in orthopedic trauma and foot and ankle surgery. Through his fellowship training he gained expertise in the treatment of complex fractures and a full spectrum of foot and ankle conditions, including total ankle arthroplasty.

Above all, Dr. Magnusson finds great joy and satisfaction in helping his patients return to their activities following trauma or degenerative disease. He enjoys helping his patients understand their conditions and working with them to craft individualized treatment plans to meet their goals. He strives to find the right combination of non-operative strategies and operative interventions to improve each person’s pain and function.

Education

Program: BA in Biology
Institution: Loyola College of Maryland

Program: MD
Institution: University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Program: Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Trauma
Institution: Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Program: Fellowship in Foot & Ankle Surgery
Institution: Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Services + Specialties

Specializing in:

  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Complex fractures
  • Foot & ankle conditions
  • Fracture care
  • Total ankle replacement

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Getting Ready for Your Visit

In order for us to provide you the best care, it is important that you bring the following items to your appointment:

  • Photo ID
  • A list of your current medications
  • Any and all x-ray, MRI’s and or reports if available
  • Insurance information and card
  • Some insurance carriers require you have a referral or primary care authorization before treatment is given. Please check with your carrier.
  • Information about what treatments and medications have been tried in the past
  • Medical records from prior visits that you think may be helpful
  • New Patients: please download a patient registration form below and bring a completed copy with you for your visit.

In order to complete any outstanding paperwork and/or process any required changes to your patient information, we ask that you come to our office at least 20 minutes prior to your scheduled visit time.