Daniel L. Flugstad MD

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Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons


Dr. Flugstad earned his medical degree from the University of Washington where he also completed an internship in general surgery and residency in orthopedic surgery. He completed a fellowship in orthopedic oncology at the Harvard School of Medicine.

Special Interests

Dr. Flugstad's special interests include total joint replacements (hips, knees, shoulders), revision total joint arthroplasty, musculoskeletal tumor surgery (bone and soft tissue/benign and malignant tumors), and arthroscopic surgery.

Practice Philosophy

"Within my areas of special interest and expertise, there are no musculoskeletal problems that are too complex to solve or manage. I am available to serve the medical community as a resource for diagnostic and therapeutic dilemmas."

Teaching Involvement

Clinical associate professor of orthopedic surgery, University of Washington; chief of orthopedic surgery, and director of orthopedic residency program, Swedish Medical Center.



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