Anthony S. Wei, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon who treats disorders affecting the shoulder and elbow, including sports and traumatic injuries, degenerative disorders, and conditions associated with overuse. He is fellowship-trained in shoulder and elbow surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Wei has experience working with professional sports teams, including the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, and Los Angeles Dodgers. He has also been the team physician for Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles. Dr. Wei previously has conducted research involving the nonsurgical and surgical management of rotator cuff injuries.
Dr. Wei identifies with the importance of patient education and communication as well as the patients’ personal roles in their well-being. He strongly believes that well-informed patients can better participate in their own healthcare, from the treatment decision to the recovery process. He strives for a comprehensive approach to patient care through an understanding of the patient’s personal needs, offering specific treatments that encompass appropriate nonsurgical treatments as well as advanced surgical intervention when necessary. Since 2013, Portland Monthly magazine has named Dr. Wei as one of Portland’s Top Doctors. Dr. Wei has also been regularly selected for the Patients’ Choice Award by Vitals.
In his spare time, Dr. Wei enjoys hiking, running, and traveling.