Biography & Education

  • Orthopedics
  • Sports medicine
Education Background
Medical School: University of Washington School of Medicine, 1987
  • English

Care Locations

Proliance Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
1231 116th Ave SE
Suite 750
Bellevue 98004
Fax 425-455-3920
7:45 to 5:00
Proliance Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
510 8th Ave. NE, Suite 200
Issaquah 98029
Fax 425-392-2564
7:45 to 5:00
Affiliated Facilities
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Children



Michael J. Sailer, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery and Fracture Care, Sports Medicine, and Knee and Shoulder Surgery
Dr. Sailer is a Board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. His specialty area is sports medicine, with a focus on shoulder and knee surgery—both arthroscopic and joint replacement.  Dr. Sailer’s patients range from “weekend warriors” to high-level athletes. 
Dr. Sailer is a native Seattleite, attending Whitman College for his Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry and Biology and graduating with honors from the University of Washington Medical School. He did his fellowship at Steadman-Hawkins Clinic in Vail, Colorado and joined the Proliance practice in 1994.
He and his wife of 18 years have three children. They enjoy snow skiing, water sports, biking, and are involved in their kids’ sports teams. Dr. Sailer has been the team physician for the Skyline High School Spartan football team since 1997.


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Washington State Orthopaedic Association
Alpha Omega Alpha
Clinical Associate Professor, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington


Board Certifications
  • Orthopedics
Clinical Interests
  • Knee Arthritis/Joint Replcmnt
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Injuries/Surgery
  • Knee Surgery/Joint Replacement
  • Orthopaedics
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Surgery (Joint Replacement)
  • Sports Medicine