The Sports Medicine Clinic

The Sports Medicine Clinic at Ballard
The Sports Medicine Clinic at Ballard 1455 NW Leary Way Suite 350 Seattle, WA 98107 206.668.6100

Northwest Hospital’s The Sports Medicine Clinic was one of the first multidisciplinary sports medicine clinics in the country. Since 1963, it has been providing comprehensive, high quality medical care to members of the community, from collegiate and professional athletes to active adolescents and adults.

The Sports Medicine Clinic brings a variety of medical specialties together to provide surgical and non-surgical treatment for muscle and joint problems, including sports-related or workplace injuries. The clinic, located on the third floor, is staffed by primary care physicians, sports medicine physicians, orthopedic and podiatric surgeons, and physical therapists. They specialize in the management and treatment of a wide range of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions affecting the shoulder, elbow, hand, wrist, foot, ankle, knee and back.

Clinic Providers

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    Edward G. Blahous D.P.M.

    Edward G. Blahous, D.P.M. is a board-certified podiatric physician and surgeon at The Sports Medicine Clinic. He is a former collegiate soccer player who…

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    Jim C. Hsu M.D.

    Jim C. Hsu, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic sports medicine with an emphasis in arthroscopic, minimally invasive…

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    Thomas H. Jansen D.O., M.A.

    Thomas H. Jansen D.O., M.A. is a board certified family physician with a special interest in sports medicine. He has practiced continuously in Ballard for…

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    Cherie Johnson D.P.M.

    Dr. Cherie Johnson is a board certified podiatric physician and surgeon at The Sports Medicine Clinic. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Kinesiology…

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    Pontus B. Oberg D.O.

    Pontus B. Oberg, D.O., is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

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    Christian M. Peterson D.O.

    Christian M. Peterson, D.O. is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the National Board of Osteopathic Medical…

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    Daniel G. Schwartz M.D.

    Daniel Grant Schwartz, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon.  

    He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago,…

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    Seth P. Swank D.O.

    Seth P. Swank, D.O., is a physician specializing in neck, low back, joint and nerve pain, acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine,…

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    Carol J. Wilder M.D.

    Carol J. Wilder, M.D. is board-certified in family practice and fellowship trained in sports medicine. She received her medical degree from the Medical…

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Hours of Operation

Mon - Fri 7:00AM - 5:00PM
  •  Edward  G. Blahous D.P.M.
    Edward G. Blahous D.P.M.

    Edward G. Blahous, D.P.M. is a board-certified podiatric physician and surgeon at The Sports Medicine Clinic. He is a former collegiate soccer player who…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Jim  C. Hsu M.D.
    Jim C. Hsu M.D.

    Jim C. Hsu, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic sports medicine with an emphasis in arthroscopic, minimally invasive…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Thomas  H. Jansen D.O., M.A.
    Thomas H. Jansen D.O., M.A.

    Thomas H. Jansen D.O., M.A. is a board certified family physician with a special interest in sports medicine. He has practiced continuously in Ballard for…

    Read Full Bio
  • Cherie Johnson D.P.M.
    Cherie Johnson D.P.M.

    Dr. Cherie Johnson is a board certified podiatric physician and surgeon at The Sports Medicine Clinic. She obtained her bachelor's degree in Kinesiology…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Pontus  B. Oberg D.O.
    Pontus B. Oberg D.O.

    Pontus B. Oberg, D.O., is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

    Dr. Oberg…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Christian  M. Peterson D.O.
    Christian M. Peterson D.O.

    Christian M. Peterson, D.O. is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery and the National Board of Osteopathic Medical…

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  •  Daniel  G. Schwartz M.D.
    Daniel G. Schwartz M.D.

    Daniel Grant Schwartz, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon.  

    He received his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago,…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Seth  P. Swank D.O.
    Seth P. Swank D.O.

    Seth P. Swank, D.O., is a physician specializing in neck, low back, joint and nerve pain, acute and chronic musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine,…

    Read Full Bio
  •  Carol  J. Wilder M.D.
    Carol J. Wilder M.D.

    Carol J. Wilder, M.D. is board-certified in family practice and fellowship trained in sports medicine. She received her medical degree from the Medical…

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