Michael K. Gannon

MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Michael Gannon graduated from the University of Washington and then served in the military. He served in Operation Desert Storm as a surgeon. He came to Whatcom County in 1993 and has been involved with athletic programs from local schools and boy scouts, as well as having a full-time Orthopedic practice. Dr. Gannon is married and has two sons.

Board Certification: Since 1989

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Medical Licensure: Since 1983

State of Washington


1. Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Washington
2. Internship in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Washington
3. Medical School at the University of Iowa

Privileged Facility

1. Peace Health St. Joseph Medical Center
2. Pacific Rim Outpatient Surgery Center
3. Bellingham Surgical Center


1. Orthopedic Surgery
2. General Orthopedics – Knees, Hips, Shoulders, Elbows, Carpel Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)
3. Joint Replacements
4. Sports Medicine

Patient Testimonials

Emergency Re-schedule

Our physicians are often called to the hospital or emergency room for critically injured patients. We regret the need to re-schedule patients, but emergency surgeries are part of an Orthopaedic Surgeon's daily schedule.