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