Dr. Zirschky specializes in the following:

  • General Orthopedics
  • Shoulder Conditions
  • Total and Partial Knee Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement
  • Outpatient Hip and Knee Replacement

   5 out of 5

  • I need a total hip replacement, due to lack of proper blood flow to my hip joint. I was referred to Dr. Zirschky by Dr. Daniel Elkin, who is also a physician with HOPE Orthopedic in Keizer, Oregon. I have prior experience with Dr. Zirschky as he operated on my shoulder about ten years ago. He is an excellent surgeon,... read more - Janet S. - 6/30/2021 

  • Hope Orthopedic and Dr Zirschky have done a great job of fixing my torn Achilles tendon and replaced my hip joint, all of which are working well. He has a good demeanor with his patients. Dr Pressman who installed a plate to repair a broken tibia after a car wreck. He is a great trauma surgeon. Hope Orthopedics rocks! - David S. - 6/28/2021 

  • Dr. [Zirschky] has been wonderful for years. Operated on my meniscus in 2008 and replaced my knee in 2020. Both very successful. Love my doctor! - Susan M. - 6/08/2021 

  • Dr. Zirschky is one of the most professional and knowledgeable surgeons that I have had the pleasure to meet. He listens well, explains clearly, and encourages you to be engaged in your own treatment decisions. He clearly explains the treatment options, advantages, disadvantages, and risks for each treatment option (including the risks of doing nothing). Surgery is a highly stressful... read more - D.C. - 5/03/2021 

  • Dr. Zirschky is very knowledgeable, caring, helpful, and explanatory. I left his office feeling confident and thankful! - Jane C. - 4/30/2021 

Dr. Robert Zirschky is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in...well just about everything. Dr. Zirschky has done over 4,000 joint replacements over his career.

"Connecting person to person is really important to me. The relationship we have as physician and patient is a human relationship as opposed to just a clinical, I'm fixing you and we're done. Our goal is to provide patients with joints that last a long time and improve their quality of life."


  • Undergraduate: Baylor University, Kansas State University, Oregon State University
  • Medical School: Oregon Health Sciences University

Graduate Medical Education

  • Residency: Oregon Health Sciences University

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery