Center for Pain Relief at UWMC-Roosevelt

Center for Pain Relief at UWMC-Roosevelt 4225 Roosevelt Way NE, 4th Floor, Seattle, WA 98105 206.598.4282     
​​​​​The Center for Pain Relief at UWMC-Roosevelt is dedicated to predicting, diagnosing and preventing pain from becoming a disabling disease. This state of the art outpatient clinic provides comprehensive pain evaluations and inter-professional treatment services for patients with difficult to treat and complex persistent pain. 

Conditions that may be associated with complex persistent pain may include:   
  • Injury, disease or surgery
  • Spinal pain and related spinal nerve injuries
  • Illness, such as shingles, arthritis, diabetes and cancer
  • Syndromes, such as fibromyalgia, visceral and pelvic pain syndromes, complex regional pain syndrome, headaches and persistent muscular (myofascial) pain syndromes

Philosophy of Care

We provide individualized, holistic, and patient-centered care through an inter-professional approach. Teams work together to provide customized pain diagnosis and treatment, and may include specialists in:

  • Anesthesiology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Imaging and Radiology
  • Rehab Counseling
  • Internal Medicine
  • Psychology
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Psychiatry
  • Oral Medicine
  • Pharmacy Specialists

Services Offered

  • Comprehensive evaluation of the pain condition and its possible sources
  • Prevention of pain through conservative management and interventional procedures that target  long-term relief
  • Assessment of risks for developing chronic pain and associated complications
  • Identification of obstacles to recovery
  • Patient education and counseling about lifestyle changes that can help manage the pain
  • Image-guided minimally invasive procedures for diagnosis and treatment
  • Coordinated referrals for specialized physical therapy
  • Collaborative nursing pain care support for selected community practices
  • On-site pharmacist consultations about your medications, providing a personalized prescription analysis and recommendation


The Center for Pain Relief is part of the UW Medicine’s Division of Pain Medicine, which has received many prestigious awards, including:
  • 2012 NIH Pain Consortium Center of Excellence in Pain Education (CoEPE)
  • 2011 Honorary Mention of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) Health Care Innovation
  • 2011 World Institute of Pain (WIP) Center of Excellence Award
  • 2010 American Pain Society (APS) Center of Excellence Award
  • 2010 The Joint Commission (TJC) Best Practices Award
  • Army Surgeon General (OTSG) Commander’s Coin


UW Medical Center-Roosevelt *
4225 Roosevelt Way N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105

* Note there are two similar buildings next to each other in this location: This clinic is located in the south or downhill building. The north or uphill building is 4245 Roosevelt.

For information about facility fees and hospital-billing, please visit our facility fee FAQs.​

To fax documents, please use the clinic fax number: 206.598.4576