BiographyIb R. Odderson, M.D., Ph.D., is medical director of Rehabilitation Medicine at UW Medical Center and also sees patients at the Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System and at Evergreen Medical Center. He is a UW associate professor of Rehabilitation Medicine.
Dr. Odderson provides general rehabilitation medicine services with a focus on multiple sclerosis-related issues. He strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.
Dr. Odderson earned his M.D. from Vanderbilt University and his Ph.D. from Indiana University. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. His clinical interests include applications of botulinum toxins to treat conditions, including spasticity, dystonia, hyperhidrosis, migraine, drooling and pain.
Personal InterestsWhen away from medicine, Dr. Odderson enjoys running, inline skating and tennis.
Vanderbilt Univ. Sch. of Medicine
Medical education, 1985
National Institutes of Health
Fellowship, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Univ. of Washington
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1991, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab