Walter (Wally) Franklin Krengel III, M.D. (Wally): Orthopedic Surgeon; Chief of Spine Surgery at Seattle Childrens Hospital. His specialty interests include; pediatric spinal deformity, pediatric cervical spine instability; congenital deformity as well as general pediatric orthopedic trauma. Dr. Krengel is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Scoliosis Research Society and the North American Spine Society. He has been on staff at Seattle Childrens Hospital for 25 years.
Dr. Krengel is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedics and Sport Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. He completed his undergraduate degree and his M.D. at Stanford University. His internship in general surgery and residency in orthopedics were completed at the University of Washington. He also completed a fellowship in spine surgery at the University of Washington. Dr Krengel has a great love of the outdoors and when not in surgery can be found fly fishing, skiing, golfing, chopping wood, or even digging holes, as long as it is outside he is there!