Peter C. Esselman M.D.

Peter C. Esselman M.D.

Bio

Dr. Esselman is a UW professor and chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and chief of rehabilitation medicine at Harborview Medical Center.…

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Patient Care Philosophy

The patient and family are the most important part of the interdisciplinary rehabilitation team.

Clinical Interests

Inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation management of individuals with traumatic injuries and stroke.

Research Interests

Improving the outcome of individuals after burn injuries, especially regarding return to work.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1986
Univ. of WashingtonInternship
Univ. of WashingtonResidency
Univ. of WashingtonResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1986

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation1992
Dr. Esselman is a UW professor and chairman of the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine and chief of rehabilitation medicine at Harborview Medical Center. His clinical interests include the rehabilitation of individuals after traumatic injuries with a focus on traumatic brain injury and burn injuries. He is also interested in quality improvement.

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