George H. Kraft M.D., M.S.

 George  H. Kraft M.D., M.S.

Specialties and Expertise

Behavioral health care, Multiple sclerosis, Neurology, Neuromuscular diseases, Rehabilitation medicine

Services

Multiple Sclerosis, Neurosciences, Rehabilitation Medicine

Languages

English

Locations

Primary Location

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor SS 812
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4295|Map It 

EMG & SEP (Electrodiagnostic) Lab at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor, CC815
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4828|Map It 

Bio

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. 

Affiliations

InstitutionCredentialSpecialtyYear
University of California, San Francisco ParnassusResidency1965
Ohio State UniversityMedical Education1963

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1967

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Physical Medicine & RehabPhysical Medicine & Rehabilitation1969
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