Garr K Elizabeth

K. Elizabeth Garr, MD


Specialties
  • Pain Medicine
Accepting New Patients
ORTHOPEDIC PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATES
601 BROADWAY
(in the Swedish Orthopedic Institute building)
Seattle 98122
(206) 386-2600
(206) 622-1644
ORTHOPEDIC PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATES MRI CENTER
900 Terry
Suite 100
Seattle 98104
(206) 386-2600
(206) 622-1832
1457320152

General Information


Biography
Dr. Elizabeth Garr is an anesthesiologist who is fellowship-trained in pain management. Specializing in diagnostic and therapeutic injections for patients with lumbar spine problems and related pain, she helps patients with pain originating from facet arthritis, stenosis, disc disease, dysfunction of the sacroiliac joints, trochanteric and hip joint inflammation, as well as neuropathic pain from a variety of causes. Her practice is focused on managing pain with diagnostic and therapeutic injections coupled with rehabilitation training and lifestyle modification. Her goal is to help patients achieve a level of posture, function, and mobility that allows them to enjoy life again.
Specialties
  • Pain Medicine
Education Background
Medical School: Tulane University
Residency: Stanford University
Residency: University of Washington
Fellowship: Virginia Mason Hospital
Languages
  • English
Professional Associations
American Board of Anesthesiology (Diplomate)
Personal Interests
Dr. Garr enjoys tennis and snowboarding, camping, and family activities with her husband Jeff and three children. She promotes science education at the elementary school level and participates in Girl Scouts as an outdoor specialist.

Clinical Experience

Specialties
  • Pain Medicine
Clinical Interests
  • amplified pain syndrome
  • back pain
  • baclofen therapy
  • blood patch
  • botox injection
  • brachial plexus block
  • caudal injections
  • celiac plexus nerve block
  • chronic pain
  • epidural injection
  • erythromelalgia
  • facet injection
  • fibromyalgia
  • headache
  • herpes zoster
  • intractable pain
  • intrathecal pump
  • meralgia paresthetica
  • migraine
  • neck pain
  • nerve block
  • nerve compression syndrome
  • neuralgia
  • neuritis
  • neuromodulation
  • neuropathic arthritis
  • neuropathy
  • pain clinic
  • pain management
  • paresthesia
  • phantom limb
  • post radiation pain
  • post thoracotomy chest pain
  • postherpetic neuralgia
  • post-laminectomy syndrome
  • radiofrequency ablation
  • reflex neurovascular dystrophy
  • reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • tens therapy
  • trigger point injection
ORTHOPEDIC PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATES
601 BROADWAY
(in the Swedish Orthopedic Institute building)
Seattle, 98122
(206) 622-1644
ORTHOPEDIC PHYSICIAN ASSOCIATES MRI CENTER
900 Terry
Suite 100
Seattle, 98104
(206) 622-1832
Affiliated Facilities