Alexander Bertelsen, PA-C

Teaching Associate

AAS, Tacoma Community College, 2002
Medical School
BCHS, University of Washington School Medicine, MEDEX Northwest, 2005
Board Certification
NCCPA - certified

Alexander Bertelsen, P.A.-C., is a board certified physician assistant at the Hand, Elbow and Shoulder Clinic at UWMC-Roosevelt and a UW teaching associate of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. 

Bertelsen works with patients needing orthopedic care for their elbows and shoulders. He strives to know his patients and provide them with the best care he can. 

Bertelsen received his medical education from the UW. His clinical interests include shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff tears, rotator cuff arthropathy, shoulder instability and elbow disorders. His research interests include the dynamics of the shoulder and shoulder surgical technique.

Patient Care Philosophy

Get to know your patients and provide the best care that you can.

Personal Interests

In his free time Bertelsen enjoys backpacking, running and traveling.

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Surgeries and Diagnosis


Shoulder arthroplasty

Rotator cuff repair

Shoulder instability repairs

Elbow arthroplasty


Shoulder arthritis

Rotator cuff tears

Rotator cuff arthropathy

Shoulder instability

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