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.
Dr. Dunbar enjoys Seahawks football, cooking and music.
Education and Training
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
Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery