Seth P. Swank D.O.

Seth P. Swank D.O.

Specialties and Expertise

Interventional Pain Management, Pain Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine, Sports Medicine




Primary Location

The Sports Medicine Clinic at Ballard

1455 NW Leary Way, Suite #350
Seattle, WA 98107
Phone: 206.668.6100|Map It 


Dr. Swank is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Interventional Pain Management physician. He is an expert in neck pain, low back pain, nerve pain, acute & chronic musculoskeletal injuries, sports medicine, arthritis, joint pain, and headaches.   

Dr. Swank earned his medical degree from Midwestern University.  He completed his residency in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the University of Michigan.  He then completed his fellowship in Pain Medicine at the University of Washington.   

Patient Care Philosophy

I work to establish partnerships with my patients to reduce pain and maximize function through both interventional and non-interventional management strategies.  I believe that empowering patients allows them to engage in their medical care and successfully return to full, active lives.

Personal Interests

Fly fishing, gourmet cooking and hiking beautiful Washington with my wife and two dogs

Clinical Interests

neck pain; low back pain; arthritis; joint pain; nerve pain; acute & chronic musculoskeletal injuries; sports medicine; headache

Research Interests

Research in pain management metrics; musculoskeletal injuries; healthcare administration


Midwestern UniversityMedical Education2011
University of Michigan HospitalResidencyPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation
University of Washington - School of MedicineFellowshipPain Medicine
West Suburban Medical CenterInternshipInternal Medicine

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