Dr. Janout is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon, specializing surgery of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder. He has a special emphasis in treating hand, shoulder, wrist, and elbow conditions, such as carpal tunnel syndrome, DeQuervain's tendonitis (medically referred to as tendinitis), and elbow arthroscopy, as well as shoulder and elbow joint replacement. He also treats pediatric patients for congenital hand conditions at Shriners Hospital for Children in Spokane. Dr. Janout has been practicing at Northwest Orthopaedic Specialists since 2007. After completing his Bachelor of Arts in Biology at Carroll College in Helena, Montana, Dr. Janout went on to receive his medical degree at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. Following medical school, he underwent orthopaedic surgery residencies at Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan, and Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio. Upon completing his residency programs, Dr. Janout finished his hand and upper extremity fellowship at Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California. Dr. Janout is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has a certificate of added qualification in hand surgery. When he is not seeing patients for elbow, hand, shoulder, wrist, or trauma-related injuries, Dr. Janout likes spending time with his family and playing basketball, hockey, and tennis. He also enjoys cycling, hiking, and skiing.