Bruce J. Sangeorzan, M.D.

Bruce J. Sangeorzan, MD

Professor
Director, RR&D Center for Excellence in Limb Loss Prevention and Prosthetic Engineering, Veterans Affairs
Program Director, Foot & Ankle Fellowship

Specialty: Foot & Ankle

College: B.S. in Biology, University Of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1972-1976

Medical School: M.D., Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 1977-1981

Internship: General and Trauma Surgery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 1981-1982

Residency: Orthopedic Surgery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 1982-1986

Fellowship: Foot and Ankle Reconstruction, University of Washington, Jan.-Jun., 1987
Trauma, University of Washington, Jun.-Dec., 1986
Kashiwagi Suzuki/AAOS Travelling Fellowship, 1994

Board Certification: Board Certified

UW Medicine Bio: http://www.uwmedicine.org/bios/bruce-sangeorzan

About Dr. Sangeorzan

Dr. Bruce Sangeorzan is a specialist at the Sigvard T. Hansen Jr. Foot and Ankle Institute and professor in the University of Washington Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.

He has received the Resdient Teaching Award, the OREF Clinical research award, The Mann Award for clinical research, the AMSUS Award for contributions to military care, and the Paul Magnusson Award for sustained contribution to clinical research for veterans' care.

Honors:

  • 2016 Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine, Janurary 2016
  • 2014 Top Doctors, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine, August 2014
  • 2014 Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine, June 2014
  • 2012 Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine, July 2012
  • National Merit Scholarship Award
  • Resident Teaching Award, University of Washington
  • Orthopedic Research and Education Foundation Clinical Research award for Outstanding Clinical Research (Given to one orthopedic surgeon nationally each year for research that improves patient care)
  • AOA Kashiwagi Traveling fellowship
  • Roger Mann Award for clinical Orthopedic Research

Patient Comments

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Memberships:

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
  • President, American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society, 2014
  • American Society for Biomechanics
  • Fellow, American Board Orthopedic Surgery
  • King County Medical Society
  • Orthopedic Trauma Association
  • Washington State Orthopedic Association
  • Western Orthopedic association

Editorial Responsibilities

Deputy Editor, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Submitted on: 5/16/2014 8:57:08 AM

Item 1. Royalties from a company or supplier

  • No Conflict Reported
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Item 3C. Unpaid consultant for a company or supplier

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Item 4. Stock or stock options in a company or supplier

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Item 5. Research support from a company or supplier as a PI

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Item 6. Other financial or material support from a company or supplier

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Item 7. Royalties, financial or material support from publishers

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Item 8. Medical/Orthopaedic publications editorial/governing board

  • No Conflict Reported
Item 9. Board member/committee appointments for a society

The following conflicts were disclosed

  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society; American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Surgeries & Diagnosis

Diagnosis:

Adult foot and Ankle disorders: arthritis, flat foot, cavus foot, sports injuries, fractures

Scientific Publications

(PubMed Listing)

Recent publications:

Agel J, Beskin JL, Brage M, Guyton GP, Kadel NJ, Saltzman CL, Sands AK, Sangeorzan BJ, Soohoo NF, Stroud CC. Reliability of the Foot Function Index: A Report of the AOFAS Outcomes Committee. Foot Ankle Int. 2005 Nov;26(11):962-7

Sangeorzan BJ, Beskin JL, Britt SM, Brage M, Holt S, Kadel NJ, Legro MW, Sands AK, SooHoo NF, Stroud CC; Outcomes Committee of the AOFAS.Issues of importance to patients seeking care from members of the AOFAS: a preliminary report of the outcomes committee of the AOFAS. Foot Ankle Int. 2005 Aug;26(8):638-44.

Davitt JS, Kadel N, Sangeorzan BJ, Hansen ST Jr, Holt SK, Donaldson-Fletcher E. An association between functional second metatarsal length and midfoot arthrosis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 Apr;87(4):795-800

Ledoux WR, Sangeorzan BJ. Clinical biomechanics of the peritalar joint. Foot Ankle Clin. 2004 Dec;9(4):663-83, v. Review.

Ledoux WR, Shofer JB, Ahroni JH, Smith DG, Sangeorzan BJ, Boyko EJ. Biomechanical differences among pes cavus, neutrally aligned, and pes planus feet in subjects with diabetes. Foot Ankle Int. 2003 Nov;24(11):845-50.

Van Boerum DH, Sangeorzan BJ. Biomechanics and pathophysiology of flat foot.
Foot Ankle Clin. 2003 Sep;8(3):419-30. Review

Greisberg J, Hansen ST Jr, Sangeorzan B. Deformity and degeneration in the hindfoot and midfoot joints of the adult acquired flatfoot. Foot Ankle Int. 2003 Jul;24(7):530-4.

Malicky ES, Crary JL, Houghton MJ, Agel J, Hansen ST Jr, Sangeorzan BJ.
Talocalcaneal and subfibular impingement in symptomatic flatfoot in adults. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2002 Nov;84-A(11):2005-9.

DiGiovanni CW, Kuo R, Tejwani N, Price R, Hansen ST Jr, Cziernecki J, Sangeorzan BJ. Isolated gastrocnemius tightness. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2002 Jun;84-A(6):962-70.

Barei DP, Bellabarba C, Sangeorzan BJ, Benirschke SK. Fractures of the calcaneus.
Orthop Clin North Am. 2002 Jan;33(1):263-85, x. Review

Research

Biomechanics of the foot and ankle: relationship between foot shape and disease, arthritis of the foot and ankle; deformed foot.

Appointments:

Sigvard T. Hansen Jr. Foot and Ankle Institute
6th Floor, Ninth & Jefferson Building
Box 359799
908 Jefferson St.

Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 520-5000 or toll free (877) 520-5000