Spine surgeon leader to know: Dr. Wally Krengel of Seattle Children's Hospital

Written by Shayna Korol | January 24, 2019 | Print  |

Wally Krengel III, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon and chief of spine surgery at Seattle Children's Hospital.

Dr. Krengel specializes in pediatric spinal deformity, pediatric cervical spine instability, congenital deformity and general pediatric orthopedic trauma. He serves as a clinical associate professor at Seattle-based University of Washington School of Medicine.

He received his medical degree from Stanford (Calif.) University School of Medicine and underwent spine surgery fellowship training at the University of Washington in Seattle. Dr. Krengel's research has been published in several peer-reviewed scientific journals. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Scoliosis Research Society and North American Spine Society.

To nominate a spine surgeon to be featured, please email Shayna Korol at skorol@beckershealthcare.com.

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