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Hip care, Knee care, Orthopedic cancer care, Orthopedic surgery, Orthopedics




Howard A. Chansky, M.D. is a UW Professor and the Chair of the Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. In addition to general orthopedic surgery, he specializes in total joint replacement.

Dr. Chansky earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering at Cornell University and his M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He is board certified in orthopedic surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Research Society and the American Orthopedic Association.

Dr. Chansky's clinical interests include biology of bone and soft tissue tumors and using molecular biology to refine the surgical treatment of orthopedic conditions. He believes that regardless of a patient's problem, the key to good patient care is to always be a good listener.

Personal Interests

Dr. Chansky enjoys spending time with his family and their Vizslas, reading, music, Boston sports teams, hiking and camping.
Orthopedic Oncology Center at UW Medical Center-Roosevelt

Orthopedic Oncology Center at UWMC-Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Seattle, WA 98105


Minimally invasive surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Sarcoma

hip and knee center at uwmc-roosevelt

Hip & Knee Center at UWMC-Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Seattle, WA 98105


Hip and knee joint replacement, Hip and knee tumors and sarcoma, Hip care, Knee care

UW - Dept. of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Fellowship, 1993, Orthopaedic Oncology

Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Medical education, 1987

Hospital of the Univ. of Pennsylvania

Internship, General Surgery

Hospital of the Univ. of Pennsylvania

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery


Board Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, 1995, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery