Suzanne E. Rapp M.D.

 Suzanne  E. Rapp M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Anesthesiology, Chronic pain, Pain medicine


Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine




Primary Location

Center for Pain Relief at UWMC-Roosevelt

4225 Roosevelt Way NE, Suite 401
Seattle, WA 98105
Phone: 206.598.4282|Map It 


Suzanne Rapp, M.D. is board certified anesthesiologist at UW Medicine Roosevelt's Center for Pain Relief and a UW professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.

As a faculty member of the first pain clinic in the world, Dr. Rapp specializes in combining techniques from many specialties to improve pain care in patients. She has a strong interest in promoting self-management strategies to allow patients to be more independent in their care.

Dr. Rapp earned her M.D. at the UW. She is board certified in both Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. She is a member of the American Pain Society and speaks nationally on various topics on pain management. She regularly chairs the annual continuing medical education course for UW Medicine's primary care providers. Her clinical and research interests include myofascial pain, telemedicine and promoting education regarding pain to the primary care community.

Personal Interests

In her free time Dr. Rapp enjoys gardening, hiking and photography.


Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1981


Board Certifications

American Board of AnesthesiologyPain Medicine1994
American Board of AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology1989
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