May Update

NWOC will open next week Monday, May 11, 2020. We’ll be able to start seeing patients again and start scheduling patients for elective surgery. Make an Appointment

NWOC March 2020 Update

March 12, 2020 Dear Patients and Colleagues: The COVID-19 pandemic continues to dominate healthcare news. It is important to follow the healthcare guidelines set out by the CDC to limit the spread of the virus especially here in Seattle, which is the epicenter of the corona virus. My web page has a link to the […]

Important Announcement

Health and safety of our patients and staffs remain our first priority at all time. As the national emergency has been declared over coronavirus (COVID-19), we will be providing a limited care service to urgent and emergent (“non-elective”) encounters only, from Tuesday March 17th 2020, through Friday, March 27 (with further review planned at that […]

COVID-19: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Updated (March 10, 2020): Information source: Proliance Surgeons The CDC has shared these resources and recommendations for healthcare facilities as this COVID-19 virus progresses through our communities. Interim Guidance for Healthcare Facilities: Preparing for Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States Steps Healthcare Facilities Can Take Now to Prepare for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Environmental […]

Total Knee Arthroplasty Surgery

Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a common procedure for end stage arthritis. Over 600,000 total knee replacements are performed annually in the United States. The main reason patients choose knee replacement surgery is pain and dysmobility, which limits patients’ activities of daily living. When patients have failed conservative medical management, and are choosing to be […]

Wishing Everyone a Happy New Year

Newsletter January 2020 The staff at Northwest Orthopedic Clinic/Proliance Surgeons, would like to wish everyone a happy new year. We trust that you had an enjoyable holiday season with your family’s. Many of you have new healthcare plans and we are hopeful that you will continue to seek orthopedic care through our office. As you […]

NWOC December Update

Wishing Everyone a Wonderful Holiday Season All of the staff at Northwest Orthopaedic Clinic, a division of Proliance Surgeons, wishes everyone a wonderful holiday season this December. We hope that all of you are able to spend time with your family and friends during this special season. We continue to work throughout the month of […]

Fall Follow Up In The Northwest

As previously noted, orthopedic surgeons are extremely busy in the fall. Soccer, football, and the start of basketball are all common sports where student athletes unfortunately have injuries that need orthopedic management. My office has open clinic appointments weekly to see urgent orthopedic injuries on Monday, Wednesday or Friday. Simply visit my website or call […]

Fall in the Northwest

Fall has arrived in the Northwest. The days are shorter and the temperature is cooler. Universities and schools are in full session. Athletic programs are in full-swing, ski season is only a month away, and “Turkey Bowl” football training never happens. Orthopedic sports injuries are common at this time of year. I see many student-athletes […]

Summer in the Northwest

Nothing is better than summer in Seattle and the Northwest. The Olympic and Cascade Mountains, and Puget Sound offer numerous outdoor adventures. My desire is to keep my orthopedic patients active and hopefully pain free, to enjoy the beautiful summer. During the summer, I often see ligament injuries or sprains, over-use tendonitis, and fractures. Some […]