Lisa A. Taitsman M.D., M.P.H.

 Lisa  A. Taitsman M.D., M.P.H.

Specialties and Expertise

Orthopaedics , Orthopedic trauma, Sports medicine


Sports Spine & Orthopedic Health, Trauma & Emergency Medicine




Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery Clinic at Harborview

325 9th Ave., 1st Floor West Clinic
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Pediatric Trauma and Burn Services at Harborview

325 9th Ave, Seattle, WA
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.744.5821|Map It 


Lisa A. Taitsman, M.D., M.P.H. is a UW associate 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.


Harborview Medical CenterFellowship2009
Harvard School of Public HealthMaster Public HealthPublic Health1995
Brown Medical SchoolMedical education1994


Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery2004
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