Robert C. Vercio, MD

Board Eligible Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specializing In:

Hand & Upper Extremity, Upper Extremity Sports Medicine
"When it comes to patient care, there is never a one size fits all approach. I am dedicated to listening to my patient's individual concerns and learning about their personal goals. I want my patients to understand that they are an equal partner in their journey to recovery and that I want to be their teammate throughout the process." -
Robert C. Vercio, MD

Dr. Vercio is fellowship trained in all aspects of surgery of the hand, elbow and shoulder. He completed the Hand and Upper Extremity Fellowship at the Medical College of Wisconsin.


He is passionate about patient education and partnering with patients, working together to help them make the best treatment decisions. He is skilled in ultrasound of the upper extremity for diagnosis and treatments and is co-author of a textbook to assist other physicians with these useful exams and techniques. Dr. Vercio has also spent time in developing countries from Nepal to Haiti and plans to continue helping those in need. 


Dr. Vercio is a South Sound native who grew up in Gig Harbor and is excited to be back in the PNW. When not mending bones in need, he enjoys chasing around his small family, spending time on the water, artisan bread baking and photography.


Dr. Vercio's Specialties

  • Elbow - Orthopedic Specialty
  • hand - specialty
  • shoulder - specialty
  • wrist - specialty

Dr. Vercio's Locations