Charles A. Peterson II, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in sports medicine. He has extensive experience in general orthopedics, including trauma and fracture care, and total joint replacement of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. He believes it is important to listen to his patients and answer their questions. He takes care to understand how an injury or condition is affecting each patient’s daily life and activities.
He was a team physician for the New York Mets, New York Giants, the Association of Tennis Professionals, and St. John’s University. He and his wife have two children. They enjoy hiking, kayaking, and skiing.
BA, Dartmouth College
MD, University of Washington School of Medicine, magna cum laude
Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic
Sports medicine and shoulder surgery, The Hospital for Special Surgery
Member, Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP)
Team physician (former), New York Mets
Team physician (former), New York Giants
Team physician (former), Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP)
Team physician (former), St. John’s University
Seattle Metropolitan Magazine — Top Doctor
Seattle Orthopedic Center – Surgery
Northwest Hospital & Medical Center – UW Medicine
Swedish Medical Center