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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
25 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ian Lawson is Good. Dr. Lawson has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.6
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 2.8
Spends Time with Me 3.1
Follows Up After Visit 2.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ian Lawson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lawson graduated from University Of British Columbia Faculty Of Medicine, Vancouver.


Dr. Lawson has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • St Francis Community Hospital 
  • Multicare Good Samaritan Hospital 


  • French
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ian Lawson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Ian Lawson practice?
Dr. Ian Lawson has 10 office locations.
Dr. Ian Lawson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Tacoma, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Auburn, WA and Kent, WA.
See Tacoma Orthopedic Surgeons.