Clinical Focus:

Foot and Ankle Surgery

Lower Extremity Trauma Surgery

Arthroscopic Surgery

General Orthopedics

Board Certification:

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1983


University of Washington, 1981

University of California San Francisco, Internal Medicine Internship, 1977

Medical School:

University of Washington, 1975


Stanford University – Bachelor of Science – 1972

Hospital Affiliations:

Valley Medical Center, Renton

Harborview Medical Center, Seattle


Seattle native Dr. Robert G. Veith is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who practices at the Foot and Ankle Center of Proliance Orthopedic Associates (Renton), Dr. Veith has both led and participated in Mobility Outreach International surgical outreach missions to Vietnam and Bangladesh. He is proud to serve as President of the Board of Directors of Mobility Outreach International (formerly Prosthetics Outreach Foundation).

Throughout his professional career, Dr. Veith has demonstrated a dedicated focus on orthopedic repair of foot and ankle disorders; he has received numerous honors for his accomplishments, most recently being chosen as UW Grateful Alumnus 2014, which recognized Dr. Veith's "selfless dedication to his patients and his boundless generosity set a new standard for all of us." When presenting him with the award, the University of Washington cited Dr. Veith's work with Mobility Outreach International, as well as his work with a Mobility Outreach International partner, (the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS)), as part of the AOFAS Overseas Outreach Fellowship in Vietnam, as well as his involvement with the Natural Disaster Surgical Relief efforts in response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti.

In addition to his medical practice and philanthropic clinical and surgical outreach missions, Dr. Veith also has an extensive history of presenting his research at local, regional, and national organizations, and of cultivating the next generation of orthopedic surgeons through lectures on clinical evaluation, treatment, and surgical techniques.

Testimonials for Robert G. Veith, M.D.

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I saw Dr. Veith for my ankle. I really like Dr. Veith a lot. He has a great bedside manner and knows when to treat and when to take a backseat and let time do the healing.  He’s compassionate, caring, and really smart. I also...

- Melissa

Dr. Veith was awesome!  ER doctor said I would have to have surgery (broken bone in my foot). Dr, Veith said no surgery!  Never felt rushed by anyone in the office.

- Michele

I have now had 2 surgeries at Proliance and Valley Medical and they were both top notch. First was hip replacement with Dr. Barrett a few years ago. There’s a very good reason he has been on the “Top Doctor” list for...

- Sue W.