Washington Orthopaedic Center is excited to announce that Dr. Mark Morishige will be joining our team! Dr. Morishige obtained his medical education from one the of the country’s top 10 medical schools, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He then completed an orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Kansas in Wichita, followed by an arthroscopy and sports medicine fellowship at the Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center and Tulane Institute for Sports Medicine.
Dr. Morishige has been actively involved in the care for several sports teams that range from high school to division 1 NCAA athletes as well as professional athletes. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America and American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He has received multiple honors and awards, has extensive research experience, written several textbook chapters and has presented and published articles on shoulder arthroscopy and techniques of shoulder replacements.
Dr. Morishige specializes in advanced arthroscopy of the shoulder, wrist, hip and knee, as well as total shoulder replacements. He will begin seeing patients here at Washington Orthopaedic Center in March 2017.