Rebecca Whitesell, MD

Pediatric Orthopedics, Orthopedic Surgery

Accepting New Patients

  • 1

    Mary Bridge Children's Orthopedics

    Mary Bridge Children's Outpatient Center
    311 South L Street
    West Wing, 3rd Floor
    Tacoma, WA 98405
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    P. 253-403-1507   F. 253-864-3939

  • 2

    Mary Bridge Children's Outpatient Center - Gig Harbor

    MultiCare Gig Harbor Medical Park
    4700 Point Fosdick Dr
    Suite 111
    Gig Harbor, WA 98335
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    P. 253-403-1507   F. Referrals: 253-864-3939

Provider Details

Practice Philosophy: Taking care of children with orthopedic conditions is a unique privilege. I particularly enjoy ensuring that both child and parent understand and agree upon the plan of care. I want my patients to know I am always available to them. My primary goal is to take the best possible care of my patients and to return them to their primary job--being happy, healthy, active kids!

Professional School: University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
Residency: University of Alabama Birmingham - Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Scottish Rite - Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Special Interests: Trauma care, scoliosis, hip preservation, and sports and limb deformities.

More Information

Dr. Whitesell provides evaluation and treatment for all aspects of pediatric orthopedic care. She has special interest in trauma, scoliosis, hip preservation, and sports and limb deformities. In her free time, Dr. Whitesell enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, camping and kayaking, traveling and spending time with my family. As a former ballet dancer, she enjoys the performing arts.

The services Dr. Whitesell provides include:

  • Clubfoot correction
  • Fracture care
  • Pediatric and adolescent hip preservation
  • Limb and spinal deformity correction
  • Sports injury care and prevention


Get to know Dr. Whitesell and find out what she enjoys about being a pediatric orthopedic surgeon.