Jerry I. Huang M.D.

Jerry I. Huang M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Hand and Wrist Surgery, Orthopaedics (Elbow), Orthopedic Surgery

Services

Hand, Elbow, & Shoulder Center, Sports Medicine Center, Sports Spine & Orthopedic Health

Languages

English, Mandarin Chinese

Locations


Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Center at UWMC-Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Bio

Dr. Huang is an associate professor in the Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He is also the program director for the Hand and Microvascular Fellowship Program and the medical director of the UW Bone & Joint Center.

Dr. Huang earned his bachelor’s degree and medical degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He completed his residency at Case Western Reserve University and his fellowship through UCLA Hand and Microsurgery as well as an AO Traveling Trauma Fellowship in Bern, Switzerland. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery with added qualification in hand surgery.

Dr. Huang is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS).

He has been listed as one of the “Top Doctors for Hand Surgery” in both Seattle Metropolitan Magazine and Seattle Magazine for the past 3 years.

Patient Care Philosophy

I am committed to providing the highest level of care by taking the time to listen to patients’ concerns and desires, in addition to education them about their condition and treatment options. I strive to work together as a team to help my patients achieve pain relief and maximum functional recovery.

Personal Interests

Traveling, hiking, snowboarding, basketball, beach volleyball, football, swing dancing and kayaking.

Clinical Interests

Hand, wrist and elbow fractures; elbow replacement; elbow reconstruction; treatment of stiff elbows; minimally invasive surgery including wrist and elbow arthroscopy as well as endoscopic carpal tunnel release; hand and wrist arthritis including joint replacement and reconstruction for thumb and finger arthritis; tendon repair and reconstruction.

Research Interests

Clinical outcomes research on treatment of upper extremity fractures and reconstructive procedures in the hand, wrist and elbow as well as biomechanics research on wrist reconstruction techniques.

Bone and Cartilage tissue engineering, as well as stem cell-based therapy in biologic tissue repair.

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
UCLA Medical CenterMedical education2001
UCLA Medical CenterFellowshipHand & Microsurgery
Univ. Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterInternshipOrthopaedic Surgery
Univ. Hospitals Cleveland Medical CenterResidencyOrthopaedic Surgery

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2001

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryHand Surgery2011
American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery2010
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