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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon
30 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(19)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Dawson, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Dawson has been reviewed by 19 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.625 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3125 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.3125 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3125 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Dawson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis

Education & Awards

Dr. Dawson graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Seattle Metro Area
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Dawson has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • St Francis Community Hospital 
  • Tacoma General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. David Richard Dawson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. David R. Dawson practice?
Dr. David Dawson has 2 office locations.
Dr. David Dawson practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery near Federal Way, WA.
See Federal Way Orthopedic Surgeons and Federal Way Surgeons.