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Knee care, Orthopedic trauma




Robert Paul Dunbar, M.D. is an associate professor of orthopaedics and sports medicine who specializes in orthopaedic trauma of the lower and upper extremities and is particularly interested in injuries around the knee and ankle. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery.

Dr. Dunbar earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., and then completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at The Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. Dr. Dunbar served on active duty in the U.S. Navy both overseas in Japan and in Norfolk, VA.

Dr. Dunbar's clinical interests include traumatic fractures of the leg and knee, including those near the joints; tibial plateau fractures and tibial pilon fractures.

Dr. Dunbar strongly believes in Harborview's mission to our community. He is proud to work at a facility that promotes excellence in care to all comers. 

Personal Interests

Dr. Dunbar enjoys Seahawks football, cooking and music.
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

Georgetown U. School of Medicine

Medical education, 1993

UW - Dept. of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Fellowship, Orthopaedic Trauma

Hospital for Special Surgery


Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center

Internship, General Surgery

Westchester County Medical Center

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery


Board Certifications
  • Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery