Browse Health
Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

A medical license is required for a doctor to practice medicine in a particular state. Requirements vary by state but most require, at a minimum, post-graduate training in the doctor’s specific specialty. An NPI number is a national identifier unique to an individual health care provider and is managed by the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).

Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Patricia Shands is Excellent. Dr. Shands has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Patricia Shands, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shands graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock. She has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Shands has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Overlake Hospital Medical Center 
  • Alaska Native Medical Center, Phs 


  • Spanish

> > > > Dr. Patricia Shands, MD

Similar doctors nearby

Dr. James Clark

Orthopaedic Surgery
24 years experience
Bellevue, WA

Dr. Michael Battaglia

Orthopaedic Surgery
20 years experience
Bellevue, WA

Dr. Alexander Sobel

Plastic Surgery
9 years experience
Bellevue, WA

Dr. Alan Brown

Orthopaedic Surgery
26 years experience
Bellevue, WA

Dr. Gregory Engel

Orthopaedic Surgery
Bellevue, WA

Dr. Thomas Trumble

Orthopaedic Surgery
32 years experience
Bellevue, WA
Search All Similar Doctors
Additional Information
Dr. Patricia Angel Shands MD is a female Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Patricia A. Shands practice?
Dr. Patricia Shands has 2 office locations.
Dr. Patricia Shands practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Bellevue, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Anchorage, AK.
See Bellevue Surgeons.