Aric A. Christal, MD


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Aric A. Christal, MD, is a board-certified joint preservation and joint replacement surgeon. His areas of expertise include hip and knee replacement, minimally invasive surgery, computer-assisted surgery, partial joint replacement, arthroscopy, and revision of failed or painful prior joint replacements. He strives to provide the highest level of care to all patients equally in an effort to get them back on their feet and enjoying life.

Dr. Christal frequently leads educational seminars on joint replacement for community physicians and the public in North Seattle, Edmonds, and the Mill Creek area. He was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska. Outside of work, he enjoys skiing, cycling, mountaineering and spending time with his wife and children.


Program: MD
Institution: University of Washington School of Medicine

Program: Board certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Program: Residency
Institution: University of Washington Medical Center

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: OrthoCarolina


American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Washington State Orthopedic Association

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