Dr. Stephen A. Kennedy, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Fl 2
Seattle, WA 98105
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Northwest Hospital and Medical Center
1550 N 115th St
Seattle, WA 98133
University of Washington Medical Center
1959 Northeast Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195

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UW Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder
UW Bone and Joint Center
4245 Roosevelt Way NE Fl 2
Seattle, WA 98105
UW Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder
UW Northwest Joint and Hand Center
10330 Meridian Ave N Ste 270
Seattle, WA 98133
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    Dr. Kennedy's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Sports Medicine
    • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Humerus
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Joint Drainage
    • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
    • Ligament Repair
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Nonunion Surgery
    • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Wrist Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Revision of Failed Total Joint Replacement
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Surgery
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Tommy John Surgery
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Distal Radius Fracture
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Scaphoid Fractures
    • Skier's Thumb
    • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
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    • Wrist Fracture
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of British Columbia

    Residency Hospital

    University Of British Columbia

    Fellowship Hospital

    Panam Clinic Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Upper Extremity Reconstruction Fellowship
    University Of Washington Hand and Microvascular Surgery Fellowship

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Victoria
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kennedy & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kennedy's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Northwest Hospital and Medical Center

    • University of Washington Medical Center

    • Harborview Medical Center

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    5 out of 5
    - in Auburn WA |

    Dr Kennedy fixed my fractured elbow and he is a great surgeon, very talented. I have full range of motion of my arm.

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Kennedy accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Group Health Cooperative
    • Medicaid
    • Providence Health Plans
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    Office Locations

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    UW Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder
    UW Bone and Joint Center
    4245 Roosevelt Way NE Fl 2
    Seattle, WA 98105
    (206) 598-0395 (Office)
    (206) 598-4015 (Fax)
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    UW Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder
    UW Northwest Joint and Hand Center
    10330 Meridian Ave N Ste 270
    Seattle, WA 98133
    (206) 368-6360 (Office)
    (206) 368-6361 (Fax)
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