David K. Kuechle, M.D. is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in:
- Complex problems of the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee
- Arthroscopic/minimally invasive surgery of the shoulder, elbow, knee and ankle
- Sports medicine disorders of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle
- Total joint replacement of the knee
Dr. Kuechle is a native of Portland, Oregon. After attending Stanford University for his undergraduate education, Dr. Kuechle obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He served his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education in Rochester, Minnesota, while simultaneously earning a master’s degree in biomechanics. He then completed advanced postgraduate fellowship training in Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine under the direction of Dr. Richard Caspari, M.D. at Orthopedic Research of Virginia in Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Kuechle holds clinical faculty status at the University of Washington School of Medicine in the Department of Orthopedics. Dr. Kuechle has served as an instructor at Master’s Courses in Arthroscopy for the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
In addition to his clinical and surgical duties at Edmonds Orthopedic Center, Dr. Kuechle enjoys traveling, playing guitar, cooking, reading and spending time with his family. He has been a member of four national champion men’s senior baseball league teams. Dr. Kuechle is certified in both Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.