Biography & Education

Dr. McAdam is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee, and ankle. He treats a broad range of patients, from professional and recreational athletes to people simply looking for less invasive treatments of their problems. From his work with the Seattle Seahawks and the US Rugby team , Dr. McAdam has developed an understanding of a wide range of athletic injuries. In his work with both athletes and non-athletes in his practice, he has developed an understanding of the importance of personalized care for each person
  • Orthopedics
  • Sports medicine
Education Background
Medical School: The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio, 1999
Residency: University of Washington, Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship: Palo Alto Medical Foundation, Sports Medicine
  • English
Professional Associations
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, King County Medical Society, Seattle Seahawks: Team Orthopedic Surgeon, USA Rugby Men's National Team: Consulting Orthopedic Surgeon, King County Medical Society
Personal Interests
Dr. McAdam enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. He also enjoys snowboarding, yoga, reading and listening to music.

Care Locations

601 Broadway
(in the Swedish Orthopedic Institute building)
Fax (206) 622-1644
Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Children
Accepting Medicare


Board Certifications
  • Orthopedics
Clinical Interests
  • ACL Reconstruction/Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Trauma
  • Fracture Surgery
  • Frozen Shoulder
  • Knee Arthritis/Joint Replcmnt
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Injuries/Surgery
  • Knee Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery/Joint Replacement
  • Meniscal Tear
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • OATS Procedure
  • Orthopaedics
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Orthopedics/Pediatrics
  • Orthopedics-Adult
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Sports Medicine
  • Rotator Cuff
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Surgery (Joint Replacement)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty