Ib R. Odderson M.D., Ph.D. Accepting new patients

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Chemodenervation, Electrodiagnostic medicine, Movement disorders/spasticity, Musculoskeletal, Pain management, Rehabilitation medicine, Stroke care, Trigger point injection


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Ib 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 Interests

When away from medicine, Dr. Odderson enjoys running, inline skating and tennis.
Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at UWMC

Rehabilitation Medicine Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 8th Floor SS 812 Seattle, WA 98195


Brain injury, Movement disorders/spasticity, Multiple sclerosis, Musculoskeletal

Vanderbilt Univ. Sch. of Medicine

Medical education, 1985

National Institutes of Health

Fellowship, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Univ. of Washington

Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Board Certifications
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1991, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab