Dr. Winston Warme, MD

Dr. Winston Warme, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Winston Warme, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Bellevue, WA and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

3100 Northup Way

Bellevue, WA 98004

Contact Information

(425) 646-7777

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Arm Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Warme'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.

Dr. Warme's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Warme "Winston J. Warme M.D., is a UW Professor of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Chief of the Shoulder and Elbow Service and board-certified in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Warme joined the UW faculty in 2007 after retiring from the U.S. Army, where he began as a Special Forces medic and finished as a Medical Corps Colonel."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Warme "Dr. Warme's clinical focus is returning patients to top physical condition and recreational and elite athletes to their previous level of sport as quickly and painlessly as possible. His research interests include pushing the frontiers of arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery and developing techniques and tools to facilitate this goal.

He takes pleasure in developing relationships with patients and helping them improve their quality of life through orthopedic interventions. He also enjoys teaching the next generation of subspecialists how to treat patients with compassion, attention and dignity."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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22  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment

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

  • University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Usuhs F E Hebert Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Brooke Army Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Madigan Army Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Brooke Amc Keller Army Comm Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Aossm Traveling Fellowship
    Other Education | Completed 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Warme has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Warme's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Warme to family and friends
28 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Warme's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Warme Says:
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I treat patients like family and endeavor to help them achieve their health and activity goals.

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Patient Comments (24)

I left a review earlier today but forgot to mention the reason I went back to see Dr. Warme for a second opinion regarding a different issue. He reattched my right pectoral muscle 3 years after completely tearing it back in 2007. My local orthopedic didn’t want to touch it given the length of...more
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Dr. Warme is a stud
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Hands down the best surgeon and excellent all around staff! Not to leave out Dr. Warme’s patawon Dr. Carlos, I send out a special shout of thanks! Appreciate all the care and concern from everyone in the aid of my recovery! I have had many surgeries over the years but Dr. Warme and team are hands...more
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Great doctor! Helped me when I thought all was lost. Thank you.
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Dr Warme is an excellent surgeon, he saved my career , highly recommend him, and is very humble! He has a heart of gold!
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