Peters T. Otlans, MD, MPH

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
  • Accepting New Patients


Peters T. Otlans, MD, MPH, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine injuries, arthroscopic surgery, shoulder and knee replacement surgery and fracture care. He performs arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, hip, and elbow, addressing cartilage, ligament, and tendon injuries in a minimally invasive fashion.

Dr. Otlans believes in the importance of building relationships and earning trust with his patients. He focuses on developing individualized care plans after listening carefully to his patient’s needs and goals and clearly communicating all treatment options.

Dr. Otlans grew up in Washington State and has a passion for international medical work and orthopaedic research. Prior to returning to the community, he served as an assistant team physician with Portland State athletics and then with Philadelphia’s professional and college sports teams. He serves as team orthopedic surgeon for Highline Public Schools and an editor of Arthroscopy and the American Journal of Sports Medicine, the premier orthopedic sports medicine journals in the country.

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Specializing in:

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery


Care Center

16259 Sylvester Rd SW Suite 501
Burien, WA 98166-3059

(206) 431-0835


Care Center

515 Minor Avenue Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98104

(206) 299-5321



Program: MD
Institution: Boston University School of Medicine

Program: Residency
Institution: Oregon Health and Sciences University

Program: Fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Institution: Rothman Institute at Jefferson University

Program: Board Eligible
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine

Arthroscopy Association of North America

International Society of Arthroscopy Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Washington State Medical Association

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