Dr. Stephen K Benirschke MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Stephen Benirschke is an orthopedic surgeon in Seattle, Washington and is affiliated with UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Benirschke accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 53 doctors at UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

UW Medicine/Harborview Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1979–1984

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Publications & Presentations

Entrapped Posteromedial Structures in Pilon Fractures.
Eastman, J. G.,Firoozabadi, R.,Benirschke, S. K.,Barei, D. P.,Dunbar, R. P.

Plantar Medial Wounds Associated With Calcaneal Fractures.
Firoozabadi, R.,Kramer, P. A.,Benirschke, S. K.

Technical Trick: Kirschner wire (K-wire) bending.
Firoozabadi, R.,Kramer, P. A.,Benirschke, S. K.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
  • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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