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Orthopedic trauma, Orthopedics, Sports medicine




Lisa A. Taitsman, M.D., M.P.H. is a UW professor of orthopedics and sports medicine specializing in orthopedic surgery for trauma patients.

Dr. Taitsman earned her undergraduate and medical degrees at Brown University, did an internship in Boston and her orthopedic residency in the Harvard Combined Program. She came to the UW for a fellowship in orthopedic traumatology. She is board certified in orthopedic surgery.

Dr. Taitsman is committed to delivering excellent trauma and fracture care with optimal clinical outcomes. Her focus is patient-centered, helping her patients restore functionality and resume their work and leisure activities post injury. Her philosophy is to provide top quality orthopedic care with compassion and competence.

Personal Interests

Dr. Taitsman, a transplant from the East Coast, enjoys spending time with family and friends, boating and other pursuits in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
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

Harborview Medical Center

Fellowship, 2009

Harvard School of Public Health

Master Public Health, 1995, Public Health

Brown Medical School

Medical education, 1994

Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship, Orthopaedics

Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency, Orthopaedics

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center



Board Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, 2004, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery