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Wren V. McCallister, MD

Wren V. McCallister, M.D. is a Board Certified fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in care of the hand and upper extremity.

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Nerve and Tendon Disorders (carpal tunnel, trigger finger, lacerations and injury)
  • Fractures and Sports-related Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Dr. McCallister is Board Certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Hand Surgery (CAQ-Hand Surgery) by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

    A native of the Seattle area, Dr. McCallister completed both his undergraduate and medical education at the University of Washington, where he also completed his Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and advanced post-graduate subspecialty fellowship training in Surgery of the Hand and Upper Extremity.

    Dr. McCallister has authored over 80 scientific works with a focus on care of the hand and upper extremity. (Click here to see Dr. McCallister's curriculum vitae) He has been the recipient of multiple nationally-competitive research awards and research grants and he has lectured regionally and nationally on conditions of the hand and upper extremity.

    Dr. McCallister serves as a Consultant Reviewer for the peer-reviewed journal HAND, the official journal of the American Association for Hand Surgery. 

    Dr. McCallister is the Consulting Hand Surgeon to the team orthopedic doctor (Dr. Michael B. Lee) for the following athletic teams:

    • Jackson High School
      Glacier Peak High School
      Kamiak High School
      Mariner High School
      Lynnwood High School
      Mount Lake Terrace High School
      Edmonds Community College
      Everett Community College
      Jet City Roller Derby League
      Snohomish County Vikings Football
      Edmonds Lacrosse Club

    Medical Degree
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Thesis Honors

    Orthopedic Residency
    University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center

    Fellowship
    University of Washington and Harborview Medical Center

    Professional Affiliations
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    American Society for Surgery of the Hand
    American Association for Hand Surgery
    Washington State Medical Association
    Snohomish County Medical Society