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

  • 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 

  • Broke my ankle and wrist in May and Dr. Taksali and Dr. Knight operated on me to repair both. Very successful surgeries and I am doing great. Just had a total knee replacement in September and Dr. Zirschky did that surgery. I am progressing nicely from that surgery as well. Everyone at Hope are kind, efficient and knowledgeable. - Susan M. - 3/09/2021 

  • The Doctor was pleasant and forthright. He gave me all the information I needed and explained it with a look at the xray, as well. I felt VERY well informed when I left the doctors office. I feel confident in Dr. Zirschky and the upcoming surgery - Sandy M. - 3/01/2021 

  • Everything worked very timely and smooth. ESS has was handled quickly and Dr. Zirschky was right on time. X-rays went very. I was in and out for the whole process under 1 hour. - Douglas B. - 2/04/2021 

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