David M. Mourning, MD

Back, Neck, Spine, Sports Medicine

Fellowship-trained and board-certified orthopedic surgeon Dr. David Mourning specializes in treating back, neck, and spine injuries and conditions, including disc herniations, lumbar and cervical stenosis, scoliosis, and fractures. His surgical expertise includes performing minimally invasive spine surgery, and he uses the latest techniques and procedures in order to help his patients regain their quality of life.

Dr. Mourning attended The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for his undergraduate studies, and he then went on to earn his doctor of medicine degree from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in Charlottesville, Virginia. He underwent his residency training in orthopedic surgery at Tulane University Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Mourning completed an additional year of fellowship training at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, where he focused exclusively on spine surgery.

Dr. Mourning enjoys running, snowboarding, mountain climbing, CrossFit, and spending time with his family.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Doctor of Medicine: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Tulane University Medical Center, New Orleans, LA
  • Spine Surgery Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

  • North American Spine Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • Skagit Northwest Orthopedic Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Island Hospital

20th Street

1017 20th Street
Anacortes, Washington 98221

Commercial Avenue

2720 Commercial Avenue
Anacortes, Washington 98221

Continental Place

1500 Continental Place
Mount Vernon, Washington 98273

South LaVenture Road

1401 South LaVenture Road
Mount Vernon, Washington 98274

Top quality specialized spine care available locally

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“It was a very informative experience, that will allow me to have less pain in the future after surgery. Highly recommended from friends who had his expertise in surgery! I am happy to have him doing my procedure.”
– Larry M.

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