Dr. Clinton received her medical degree from Georgetown University where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She then remained at Georgetown for her orthopedic surgery residency. Following residency, Dr. Clinton completed a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the world famous Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.
While a fellow at the Hospital for Special Surgery, Dr. Clinton assisted the team physicians for the WNBA New York Liberty, helped cover the WNBA pre-draft camp, and assisted in the care of many other recreational, high school, college, and professional athletes. In addition, she spent time working with orthopedic surgeons in the Women's Sports Medicine Center, the first of its kind in the country, and with many leaders in the field of sports and shoulder surgery. Dr. Clinton worked on research in her residency and fellowship including studies involving inflammation in rotator cuff tears, allograft ACL reconstructions, female ACL injuries, and meniscal allograft transplantation.
Dr. Clinton grew up in Seattle. She graduated from Seattle Prep and then attended the University of Notre Dame where she played on the women’s soccer team. She is happy to be back in the Pacific Northwest. In her free time Dr. Clinton enjoys spending time with her family, running when she can, and hopes to get back on the soccer field soon.