Alexander Bertelsen, P.A.-C., is a board certified physician assistant at the Hand, Elbow and Shoulder Clinic at UWMC-Roosevelt and a UW teaching associate of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.
Bertelsen works with patients needing orthopedic care for their elbows and shoulders. He strives to know his patients and provide them with the best care he can.
Bertelsen received his medical education from the UW. His clinical interests include shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tears, rotator cuff arthropathy, shoulder instability and elbow disorders. His research interests include the dynamics of the shoulder and shoulder surgical technique.
In his free time Bertelsen enjoys backpacking, running and traveling.
Education and Training
MEDEX Northwest, University of Washington SOM
Medical education, 2005, Physician Assistant
Physician Assistant, 2005, National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistant