Dr. Joseph Whatley, MD

Dr. Joseph Whatley, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Joseph Whatley, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

11511 NE 10th St

Bellevue, WA 98004

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Group Health Cooperative

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Whatley performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hip Replacement
very high
more than 92% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
high
more than 88% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Whatley's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

60  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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27  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Mc Laren Reg Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Whatley has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Whatley's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Whatley to family and friends
4 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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Dr. Whatley's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (4)

Joe fixed my left ankle nearly half a lifetime ago when I was 18 years old. I suffered with chronic pain between my calcaneus and talus bones. The solution was a fusion pin to prevent impact between the bones. I have been gratefully pain free since his good work.
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Dr Whatley was my surgeon for total hip replacement in March, 2016. I greatly appreciated his direct and informative manner. He has a realistic approach in regard to pre and post surgery and the way people live their lives. I began the process full of fear and Dr Whatley inspired trust and...more
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Dr. Whatley did my double knee replacement back at end of December in '07. He did an amazing job. Other doctors there refused to do my surgery because of my body size. I wrote letter of complaint to the hospital. Dr Whatley responded to the complaint saying he would do the surgery. I am so...more
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Dr. Whatley replaced my knee and did a wonderful job. I spent just two days in the hospital, the doctor doesn't want Malinga ring in the hospital. He did a great job stapling my incision. I will have him replace my hip in several months.
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