opa-jurek

Sara K. Jurek, MD

Orthopedics

  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available
  • Available within 1-3 Days
(206) 622-1644

Overview

Sara Jurek, MD, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who specializes in minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgeries of the shoulder, elbow, and knee. She has advanced fellowship training in the treatment of shoulder and elbow disorders as well as sports medicine. She specializes in: sports medicine, shoulder surgery, rotator cuff-repair, knee surgery, elbow surgery, shoulder instability/dislocation surgery, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, cartilage preservation and restoration, injury/fracture care, and arthroscopy and minimally invasive procedures.

The highest quality of care and an honest, informed relationship and dialogue are among the numerous and tremendously important things that she offers to her patients. As a physician and orthopedic surgeon, Her goal is to return her patients to their activities as safely and efficiently as possible.

In addition to her duties as a staff team physician at Seattle University, Dr. Jurek is an avid CrossFitter and runner who enjoys painting, reading good fiction, cooking, improving her Spanish and spending time with family, friends and her dogs.

Education

Program: MD
Institution: Oklahoma University School of Medicine

Program: Residency
Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: Santa Monica Ortho and Sports Med Group

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Associations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Arthroscopy Association of North America

King County Medical Society

Staff team physician at Seattle University

Services + Specialties

Specializing in:

  • Arthroscopic repair of rotator cuff and labral tears
  • Joint replacement surgery for shoulder arthritis
  • Orthopedic trauma surgery: shoulder, clavicle, patella, hip, femur, tibia
  • Shoulder fracture surgery
  • Tendon repair surgery, biceps, patellar tendon, quadriceps, and Achilles

Locations

Patient Resources

Your Visit

Please contact your care center to prepare for your appointment.