W. Brandt Bede is a board-certified general orthopaedic surgeon in both the United States and in Canada. He specializes in a variety of orthopaedic conditions treating the upper and lower extremities.
After Dr. Bede’s medical education, he was active duty United States Navy as an orthopaedic surgeon in 1976 and 1977. He has been an orthopaedic surgeon in the Tacoma area since that time.
Dr. Bede has contributed to his community for many years as a member of the Pierce County YMCA Camp and Foundation Boards, and the Tacoma Rotary Club. He has also been very involved in Shriners Hospitals for Children, as a Chairman of the Board of Governors and holding membership on the Board of Trustees and Board of Directors.
Dr. Bede has had a lifelong interest in the history of logging locomotives and served on the Western Forest Industrial Museum board for 12 years.