Nassim Rad M.D. Accepting new patients

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Electrodiagnostic medicine, Muscle physiology, Nerve injury/neuropathy, Neuromuscular diseases, Occupational medicine, Pain management, Palliative care, Physical therapy, Rehabilitation medicine




Dr. Rad is a board certified physician and UW acting assistant professor with the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Dr. Rad earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Southern California and her M.D. from Boston University School of Medicine. She completed an internship in internal medicine at Loyola University Hospital and residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Northwestern Northwestern University/Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. She completed fellowship in neuromuscular medicine at the University of Michigan.

Clinical interests include electromyography (EMG); amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS); neuropathies, and muscular dystrophies.

Personal Interests

Cooking, reading, traveling
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

University of Michigan

Fellowship, 2017, Neuromuscular Medicine

Northwestern University - McGraw Medical Center

Residency, 2016, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Loyola Univ.-Internal Medicine Program

Internship, 2013, Internal Medicine

Boston University School of Medicine

Medical Education, 2011


Board Certifications
  • Neuromuscular Medicine, 2018, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2017, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab