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Nicholas Hernandez, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Seattle, WA, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center


Orthopaedic Surgery Seattle, WA

Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery


Overview of Dr. Hernandez

Nicholas Hernandez, MD, is a board certified orthopedic hip and knee surgeon with UW Medicine and sees patients at UW Medical Center. He sees adult patients with joint pain and mobility issues caused by arthritis, trauma and fractures. He specializes in reconstruction of the hip and knee, including total joint replacement.

Dr. Hernandez believes in a patient centered approach to medical care. He works with his patients to understand their personal needs and goals. Together, he helps get his patients get back to an active lifestyle.

Education & Training

  • Duke University Hospital
    Duke University HospitalFellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedics, 2020 - 2020
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester)
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester)Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2014 - 2019
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Medical College of WisconsinClass of 2014

Certifications & Licensure

  • WA State Medical License
    WA State Medical License 2022 - 2025
  • MA State Medical License
    MA State Medical License 2020 - 2023
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2019 - 2021
  • MN State Medical License
    MN State Medical License 2015 - 2020
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

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