About this Clinic
The Dr. Sigvard T. Hansen Jr. Foot and Ankle Institute provides consultation and surgical treatment for complex foot and ankle reconstruction, including arthritis, deformities, genetic anomalies, sports injuries and traumatic injury. A podiatry service is also available through the institute.
Members of the clinical care team include attending physicians, aces (licensed physicians receiving extra training in orthopaedics), physician assistants, registered nurses, physical therapists, medical assistants, social workers and orthopaedic technicians. Our orthopaedic surgeons have international reputations as outstanding specialists, making UW Medicine's Department of Orthopaedics and Foot and Ankle Institute two of the finest in the region.
The full services of UW Medicine are available to patients for other specialty services or hospitalization.
For information about facility fees and hospital-billing, please visit our facility fee FAQs
The Ninth & Jefferson Building (NJB) is adjacent to Harborview Medical Center (see map
). NJB's main walk-in entrance is on Jefferson Street, just east of Ninth Avenue.
From Interstate 5:
- Exit at James Street (#165A) in downtown Seattle.
- Turn up the hill (east) onto James.
- Turn right onto Terry Avenue, then access the building's parking garage on the right.
Health-care professionals referring a patient may fax a UW Medicine referral request to 206.520.5000.
To refer a patient, use the UW Medicine referral form