Jim C. Hsu M.D.

 Jim  C. Hsu M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Orthopaedics (elbow), Orthopaedics (knee), Orthopaedics (shoulder), Orthopedic surgery, Sports medicine


Sports Medicine Center, Sports Spine & Orthopedic Health


Chinese, English


The Sports Medicine Clinic at Ballard

1455 NW Leary Way, Suite #350
Seattle, WA 98107
Phone: 206.668.6100|Map It 

The Sports Medicine Clinic at Northwest Outpatient Medical Center

10330 Meridian Ave. N, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98133
Phone: 206.668.6100|Map It 


Jim C. Hsu, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic sports medicine with an emphasis in arthroscopic, minimally invasive surgeries of the shoulder, elbow, and knee. Dr. Hsu has been listed as one of the "Best Doctors" multiple times by Seattle Met magazine.

He earned his medical degree with Distinction in Research from University of Rochester School of Medicine in New York. And he completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis and a fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles.

His clinical interests include arthroscopic meniscus tear treatment, ACL reconstruction, arthroscopic rotator cuff, shoulder instability, shoulder labral repairs and elbow ligament repair and reconstruction, including "Tommy John" surgery. His research interests include minimally-invasive meniscal repair and throwing injuries of the shoulder.

Personal Interests

Dr. Hsu enjoys distance running and tries to find time to play and to attend classical music performances to gratify his interest in violin performance.


Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic ClinicFellowship2005
Washington University School of MedicineResidency2004
Washington University School of MedicineInternship2000
University of RochesterMedical education1999

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery2007
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