Biography & Education

Dr. Wagner works with patients of all ages to understand their problems in the elbow, wrist and hand and works with them to promote a more functional, pain free upper extremity
Position Summary MD
Additional Information

Dr. Wagner commonly treats patients with arthritic problems of the elbow and hand. He also treats many patients with Dupuytren’s contracture and carpal tunnel syndrome. His special interests include arthroscopic treatment of wrist and elbow disorders, treatment of arthritis at the base of the thumb, and the use of minimally invasive techniques (needle fasiotomy and collagenase enzyme injection) for treatment of Dupuytren's contracture.


��Dr. Wagner was voted "Top Doctors" in Seattle Metropolitan Magazine (2012)

Nearly 4,500 physicians, nurses and physician assistants in King, Kitsap and Snohomish counties nominated colleagues they would choose to treat themselves and their loved ones.

News Release

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
Education Background
Medical School Indiana University
Residency University of Washington
Fellowship Indiana Hand Center
  • English
Professional Associations
American Society for Surgery of the Hand, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, King County Medical Society, Carpe Diem Hand Club, Legacy Hand Club
Personal Interests
Dr. Wagner enjoys skiing, biking, hiking, and tennis. His family lives in Seattle and spends their free time skiing, backpacking, and boating around the Puget Sound region

Care Locations

Seattle Hand Surgery Group
600 Broadway
Suite 440
Seattle 98122
Fax (206) 292-7893
Monday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Tuesday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Wednesday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Thursday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Accepted Insurances
  • Cigna
  • First Health
  • Labor & Industries
  • Medicare
  • Northwest Administrators
  • Pacificare of Washington
  • Molina
  • Retail Clerks
  • Secure Horizons
  • Uniform Medical Plan (WA St Health)
  • Uninsured
  • United of Omaha
  • Zenith Administrators
  • Champus/Tricare (Health Net Federal Services)
  • First Choice Health Plan - HMO
  • Premera Blue Cross/Health Plus
  • Premera Blue Cross Federal
  • Regence Preferred
  • Regence Standard Indemnity
  • Regence Selections
  • Regence Traditional - Boeing
  • United Healthcare Standard
  • New York Life
  • Basic Health Plan
  • Alliant
  • First Choice Preferred
Accepted Payment Methods
Bill Insurance, VISA, Master Card, Cash, Check
Available Weekends
Available Evenings
Accepting Medicaid



Dr. Wagner has published several articles and chapters on flexor tendon injuries, wrist fractures, and hand arthritis.


  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
Services Provided
Clinical Interests
  • Arthroscopy
  • Carpal Tunnel/Peripheral Nerve
  • Elbow Joint Replacement
  • Elbow Trauma
  • Fracture Surgery
  • Free Tissue Transfers
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Wrist
  • Joint Replacement/Reconstruction
  • Limb Numbness
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorder
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Reimplantation of Extremeties
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist-Bone Fractions/Dislocations