Peter C. Esselman M.D.

Peter C. Esselman M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Brain Injury, Rehabilitation Medicine, Stroke

Services

Rehabilitation Medicine, Stroke Center

Languages

English

Locations

Primary Location

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206.520.5000|Map It 

Bio

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.

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.

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1986
Univ. of WashingtonInternshipMedicine
Univ. of WashingtonResidencyRehabilitation Medicine
Univ. of WashingtonResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1986

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation1992
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