Biography & Education

Dr. Garr's practice includes treatment of all surgical conditions of the neck and spine, including fractures, deformities, tumors, degenerative arthritic conditions, disk herniations, stenosis and infection. Dr. Garr and his spine care team are dedicated to diagnosing and treating back pain, surgically or non-surgically, in order to help his very large spectrum of patients feel better, work better, and enjoy life more.
  • Spine Surgery
Education Background
Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1994
Residency: University of Washington, WA, Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Spine Care Medical Group, Daly City, CA
Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
  • English
Professional Associations
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society
Personal Interests
Dr Garr enjoys basketball and snow & water sports. He values time with his wife and their three children. He is a YMCA youth program leader and coaches basketball at the Boys & Girls Club. His dreams of surfing, fly fishing, and Seattle back in the NBA.

Care Locations

(in the Swedish Orthopedic Institute building)
Seattle 98122
Fax (206) 622-1644
Monday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Tuesday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Wednesday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Thursday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Friday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
601 Broadway
Suite #600
Seattle, WA 98122
214 W. First St.
Cle Elum 9892-1108
Fax 206-622-1644
Every third Friday, beginning March 2014. Scheduled through Orthopedic Physician Associates. 8:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m.
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Medicare


Board Certifications
  • Orthopedics
Clinical Interests
  • Back Injuries
  • Back/Spine Injuries
  • Back/Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Injury/Problems
  • Cervical Spine Problems/Proc.
  • Cervical/Lumbar Degen. Disorders
  • Disc Problems
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neck Disorders
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Sarcoma
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Pain
  • Thoracic Spine Trauma/Disease