Michael K. McAdam, MD For an appointment call: 206.386.2600


  • Orthopedic


  • Knee
  • Pediatrics
  • Shoulder
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacements

Care Center:

Orthopedic Physician Associates

Clinic Locations:

  • First Hill - 601 Broadway


Michael K. McAdam, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle. He also perform platelet-rich plasma therapy. He treats a broad range of patients, from professional and recreational athletes to people simply looking for less invasive treatments of their problems. From his work with the Seattle Seahawks and the US Rugby team, he has developed an understanding of a wide range of athletic injuries. In his work with both athletes and non-athletes in his practice, he has developed an understanding of the importance of personalized care for each person.

Dr. McAdam is a team orthopedic surgeon or consultant for the Seattle Seahawks, the USA Rugby Men’s National Team, the Seattle Rugby Football Club, and the Old Puget Sound Beach Rugby Football Club. He moved to Seattle in 1999 from Texas, and he, his wife, and their two daughters have made it their home. He enjoys spending time with his family, snowboarding, yoga, reading, and listening to music.

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Education & Fellowship

BA, Texas Christian University
MD, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Orthopedics and sports medicine, University of Washington

Sports medicine, Palo Alto Medical Clinic

Board certification
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Affiliations

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Member, King County Medical Society
Member, NFL Physician’s Society
Head team physician, Seattle Rugby Football Club and Old Puget Sound Beach RFC
Team orthopedic surgeon, Seattle Seahawks
Consulting orthopedic surgeon, USA Rugby Men's National Team
Member, Washington State Medical Association

Surgical Facilities

Seattle Surgery Center
Northwest Hospital & Medical Center – UW Medicine
Swedish Medical Center