William F. Wagner, Jr., M.D.

Dr. Wagner has published several articles and chapters on flexor tendon injuries, wrist fractures, and hand arthritis. His interests include traumatic injuries such as fractures and lacerations, arthritis, arthroscopy, carpal tunnel syndrome and treatment of wrist and sports-related upper extremity disorders.


University of Notre Dame, Bachelor of Science

Indiana University School of Medicine, M.D.

University of Washington, Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Indiana Hand Center, Fellowship in Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microvascular Surgery


Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

ABOS - Certification of Added Qualification in Surgery of the Hand



American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

American Society of Surgery of the Hand

Washington State Medical Association



Dr. Wagner joined The Seattle Hand Surgery GroupĀ® in 1997. He 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 fasciotomy and collagenase enzyme injection) for treatment of Dupuytren's contracture. Dr. Wagner also treats children with hand, wrist, and forearm injuries and conditions.

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.


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