Aaron E. Bunnell M.D. Accepting new patients

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Electrodiagnostic medicine, Neuromuscular diseases, Neuromuscular ultrasound, Physical medicine and rehabilitation, Spinal cord injury (SCI)




Aaron Bunnell, M.D., is a board certified physician at the Rehabilitation Clinic at Harborview and a UW assistant professor of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Bunnell specializes in treatment of severe traumatic and neurologic injuries and neuromuscular diseases. He aims to help patients return to the health, activities and interests that give them quality of life by providing individualized, compassionate care.

Dr. Bunnell earned his M.D. at UC San Francisco. He is triple board certified in Brain Injury Medicine, Electrodiagnostic Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. His clinical interests include acute inpatient rehabilitation of stroke, spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury, early mobilization and rehabilitation of critically ill patients, outpatient stroke rehabilitation, diagnosis of neuromuscular diseases including peripheral neuropathies, carpal tunnel syndrome and motor neuron disease. His research interests include critical Illness neuromyopathy, electrodiagnostic testing and neuromuscular ultrasound.

Personal Interests

When not practicing medicine, Dr. Bunnell enjoys photography, literature and nature.
Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at Harborview

410 9th Ave., 4th Floor - Maleng Bldg Seattle, WA 98104


Amputation/ limb loss, Behavioral healthcare, Brain injury, Electrodiagnostic medicine

Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Harborview

Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Harborview

325 Ninth Avenue, 4th floor - West Hospital Seattle, WA 98104


Brain injury, Comprehensive rehabilitation therapies, Physiatry, Rehabilitation medicine

UW - Dept. of Rehabilitation Medicine

Residency, 2013, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Residency, 2010, Internal Medicine

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Internship, 2009, Internal Medicine

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Medical education, 2008


Board Certifications
  • Brain Injury Medicine, 2016, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine, 2015, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2014, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab