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Specialities

Behavioral healthcare, General neurology, Multiple sclerosis, Neuromuscular diseases, Rehabilitation medicine

Languages

English

Biography

George H. Kraft, M.D., M.S., directs UW Medicine’s Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center. He is a UW professor emeritus of Rehabilitation Medicine and the first holder of the Nancy and Buster Alvord Endowed Professorship in Multiple Sclerosis.

Dr. Kraft is a well-known expert in multiple sclerosis, with a long history of clinical care and research.

Dr. Kraft earned his M.D. and M.S. from Ohio State University. Among Dr. Kraft's many research achievements are the discovery of fatigue as the most common symptom of MS and stem cell transplant treatment for MS. His clinical research focuses on developing physiological methods to identify different types of MS.

Personal Interests

Dr. Kraft is committed to disseminating his MS research findings and teaching materials, having created over 300 publications and hosted a UWTV series. 

EMG & SEP (Electrodiagnostic) Lab at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor, CC815 Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.4828

Electrodiagnostic medicine

University of California, San Francisco Parnassus

Residency, 1965

Ohio State University

Medical Education, 1963

Ohio State Univ Hospital

Residency

Univ. of Calif. San Francisco

Internship

 

Board Certifications
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1969, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab