Robert Yancey, MD

Robert A. Yancey, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement and sports medicine. He also focuses on arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and ankle, as well as reconstructive knee surgery. He also has expertise in pediatric orthopedics and is on staff at Seattle Children's Hospital.

Dr. Yancey has been extensively involved with local and regional hospital committees and is a frequent speaker on pediatric orthopedic and sports injury as well as joint replacement topics. He has been on the clinical faculty at the University of Washington since 1990 and a board member of the Washington State Orthopedic Association for the past ten years.

A sports enthusiast, Dr. Yancey provides services to the Gig Harbor High School and Peninsula High School teams. He has worked in the Philippines, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Afghanistan and Pakistan as a medical volunteer for Health Volunteers Overseas. He enjoys sailing, gardening and traveling.

Name with degree:Robert Yancey, MD
Specialties: • Orthopaedic Surgery
• Sports Medicine
• Foot and Ankle Surgery
• Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
• Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
• Joint Replacement
• Foot Surgery
• Hand Surgery
Board certified:Yes
Hospital affiliation: • St. Anthony Hospital, Gig Harbor
Year Began Practice:1990
Interests: • Ankle Surgery
• Anterior Approach Hip Surgery
• Arthroplasty
• Arthroscopy
• Athletic Injuries
• Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS)
• Elbow Surgery
• Foot & Ankle Surgery
• Foot Injury
• Fractures
• Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
• Hip Replacement
• Hip Resurfacing
• Hip Surgery
• Joint Replacement
• Knee & Shoulder Injury
• Knee & Shoulder Reconstruction
• Knee Arthroplasty
• Knee Injury
• Knee Reconstruction
• Knee Replacement Surgery
• Knee Surgery
• Minimally Invasive Surgery
• Orthopaedic Surgery
• Orthopedic Surgery
• Orthopedics
• Outpatient Procedures
• Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
• Pediatric Orthopedics
• Pediatric Spine Deformities
• Pediatric Sports Medicine
• Reconstructive Surgery
• Shoulder & Knee Surgery
• Shoulder Arthroscopy
• Shoulder Injury
• Shoulder Reconstruction
• Shoulder Replacement
• Shoulder Surgery
• Spinal Deformities
• Sports Medicine
• Total Joint Replacement
• Upper Extremity Injury
Medical School:Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Residencies:Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital
Fellowships: • Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Boston
• AO Association, Switzerland


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