Franciscan Orthopedic Associates at St. Joseph

1608 S. J St. 4th Floor
Tacoma, WA 98405

Phone: 253-274-7504
Fax: 253-274-7994

Franciscan Orthopedic Associates - Gig Harbor

6401 Kimball Drive 2nd Floor
Gig Harbor, WA 98335

Phone: 253-853-8810
Fax: 253-853-8820

Douglas Hassan, MDParticipates in Pierce County Project Access, which provides no cost medical care to uninsured, low-income citizens in Pierce County

Douglas M. Hassan, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with extensive expertise in hand surgery, provides advanced surgical treatment for conditions of the hand and upper extremity resulting from trauma, disease or sports-related injury.

Dr Hassan believes in fostering a therapeutic partnership with each patient, promoting clear communication regarding the recommended treatment plan and required rehabilitation.

Dr. Hassan is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery. Active in the community as a youth sports coach, Dr. Hassan also enjoys skiing, golf and tennis.

Specialties: • Hand Surgery
• Joint Replacement
• Orthopaedic Surgery
• Sports Medicine
Hospital: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Year Began Practice:1988
Interests: • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
• Elbow Surgery
• Elbow/Shoulder Surgery
• Hand and Wrist Problems
• Micro Hand Surgery
• Orthopedics
• Shoulder Arthroscopy
• Shoulder Replacement
• Shoulder Surgery
• Wrist Problem
• Wrist Surgery
Medical School:University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Residencies:University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Fellowships: • University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
• University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
• University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada


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