David P. Barei M.D. Accepting new patients

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Orthopedic trauma, Orthopedics




David P. Barei, M.D., UW professor of orthopedics and sports medicine, specializes in treating complex injuries caused by trauma.

Dr. Barei graduated from the University of Western Ontario in London and earned his medical degree at the University of Ottawa. After an internship in Toronto, he returned to Ottawa for his residency in orthopedics. He is board certified in orthopedics and is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Dr. Barei's clinical interests include all aspects of orthopedic, patient-oriented, trauma research, including decision models, systematic reviews and randomized clinical trials, care for patients with complex traumatic injuries, management of high-energy periarticular injuries to upper and lower limbs, fracture nonunions, leg length discrepancy and malunited fractures.

Dr. Barei believes in a team approach to the complex, multiple-injury patient. He treats patients as if they were family.

Personal Interests

Dr. Barei enjoys family, reading, hockey, Italian food, The Big Green Egg, beer tasting and any family activities involving a puck and a stick.
orthopedic trauma surgery clinic at Harborview

Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor West Clinic Seattle, WA 98104


Minimally invasive surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Orthopedic trauma

Pediatric Trauma and Burn Services at Harborview main hospital image 

Pediatric Trauma and Burn Services at Harborview

325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA Seattle, WA 98104


Pediatric burn care, Pediatric emergency care, Pediatric trauma care

Univ. of Ottawa

Medical education, 1991

UW - Dept. of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma

Univ. of Ottawa/Ottawa General Hospital


Univ. of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine

Master, Clinical Epidemiology

Univ. of Ottawa/Ottawa General Hospital


Univ. of Ottawa Faculty of Medicine

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery

St. Joseph's Health Center



Board Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, 2003, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery