Overview

Thomas D. Chi, MD is a Board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon and fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons specializing in fracture care, foot and ankle surgery, and knee arthroscopy and replacement.

He received his Bachelor’s degree from Stanford and his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He did fellowships at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Alabama and at Harborview Medical Center.

Dr. Chi was born in Connecticut and spent the majority of his childhood in California. He’s lived in L.A., the Bay Area, Boston, England and Kenya, but says he likes Seattle the best. He and his wife have three kids who keep them busy with their sports and music, and academics. In Dr. Chi’s words, “Sometimes I need to go to work so I can rest!”

In his off time, Dr. Chi is a “former runner, sometimes cyclist, hopeful water skier, avid snow skier, and ageing third-degree black belt.”

Education

Program: MD
Institution: Harvard Medical School

Program: Residency
Institution: University of Washington Medical Center

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: University of Washington Medical Center

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Associations

America Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Services + Specialties

Specializing in:

  • Foot and ankle
  • Knee arthroscopy and replacement
  • Lower extremity trauma and fracture care
  • Sports medicine

Locations

Patient Resources

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.