Winston J. Warme M.D.
Patient Ratings and Reviews
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Outstanding caring Dr. Gifted hands. Great communications. So sorry he is retiring. Others will be without.
Dr. Warme is the best. [...]He is only one of two that showed true care and compassion for my issue. He really listened and did not talk down to me or dismiss me. He talk WITH me. I finally felt truly heard.[...]
Dr Winston Warm is above exceptional. The personal warmth and professionalism exceeded excellence. I've never had such all around positive care as I experienced with him. I always left the appointment feeling peaceful, hopeful and confident heading in the right medical direction. He Is thorough and clear with his explanations empowering me to make the right decisions as a patient. Ive shared my experience with everyone and encouraged them to consider the UW's Surgeons, Health Care Providers and Medical Teams for their medical care. Thank you each one for the amazing care I received.
I was very fortunate to have a very professional and extremely competent doctor who I was confident understood what I needed to get me back to full strength and health. I was very blessed with this journey through the medical maze. Doctor warme and all the personnel that I had interactions with, made me feel like I was in a good place for surgery if I had to be in a place like that. I felt like the doctor really had my best interests in mind.
Dr. Warme always explains things in a manner that I understand
I would recommend him in a heart beat but he is taking a well deserved retirement.
Surgeon I saw is excellent. [...]
*Dr. Warme & his team are simply the best! Amazing surgeon & a pleasure to interact w/highly recommend.
I was very impressed with the practice and in particular with *Dr. Warme and his fellow - both excellent, caring physicians -
Dr. Warme is the best of the best in all categories. [...]
Dr. Warme's excellence. He is simply superb!
Again, Dr. Warme made such a difference in my life and I am able to use my shoulder again because of him. Thank you so much Dr. Warme. I appreciate you beyond words.
Dr. Warme is outstanding! Professional, personal our VERY thorough. He was attentive to mine and my wife's needs and concerns.
DrWinston J Warme
*Dr. Winston Warme & team are exceptionable!! [...]
Dr Warme is very compassionate about the care he gave me and also the previous care he gave my husband
Dr. Warme is a miracle worker!
*Dr. Warme is the best - skilled, kind, informative, motivating!
Dr. Winston Warme is the best! He is very caring, kind and knowledgeable. I am blessed beyond measure to have been his patient! What a Godsend he has been!
Dr Warme was absolutely amazing and looked at all my problems as a whole.
About Winston J. Warme
Winston Warme M.D., is a board certified orthopedic surgeon at the Hand, Elbow and Shoulder Centers at the UW Medicine Eastside Specialty Center and UWMC-Roosevelt, chief of UW Medicine's Shoulder and Elbow Service and a UW professor of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine.
Dr. Warme takes pleasure in developing relationships with patients and helping them improve their quality of life. He also enjoys teaching the next generation of subspecialists how to treat patients with compassion, attention and dignity.
Dr. Warme earned his M.D. at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. He joined the UW faculty after retiring from the U.S. Army, where he began as a Special Forces medic and finished as a Medical Corps colonel. His clinical focus is returning patients to top physical condition. His research interests include pushing the frontiers of arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Warme enjoys exploring his faith, spending time with family, playing guitar and getting outdoors rock climbing, mountaineering, skiing, cycling and diving.
Education and Training
J.A. Feagin West Point Sports Medicine FellowshipFellowship, 1998, Sports MedicineMadigan Army Medical CenterResidency, 1996, Orthopaedic SurgeryUniformed Services University of the Health SciencesMedical Education, 1989Brooke Army Medical CenterInternshipAmerican Orthopaedic Society for Sports MedicineFellowship
- Orthopaedic Surgery, 2000, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery