Board Certified in Pain Medicine
Board Certified in Anesthesiology
Dr. Jennifer M Lee is trained in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management. In the past 10 years of practice she has worked in several hospital systems, aiming to offer a wide range of treatment options to those suffering with chronic pain. Dr. Lee has been an instructor for other physicians, teaching ultrasound-guided injection, spinal cord stimulation and radiofrequency ablation techniques. She is involved in clinical research at EvergreenHealth, contributing to improvements in the treatment of Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease and also leading trials in spinal cord stimulation to treat chronic neuropathic pain. She is actively involved in multiple medical societies where she educates and publishes in her specialty. Additionally Dr. Lee is a committee member of the Pacific Spine and Pain Society, working hard to improve access to pain management to those suffering with chronic pain.
Non-opioid & Interventional Pain Management: Spinal Cord Stimulation, Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation, Vertiflex, peripheral nerve stimulation, epidural injections, spinal facet & sacroiliac joint radiofrequency ablation, ultrasound-guided joint & nerve injections, sympathetic blocks, medication management excluding chronic opioids.
Philosophy of Care
Chronic pain is complex. Successful treatment requires a thoughtful, personalized approach to treating your condition. My job as a physician is to work with you to design a treatment plan that will be safe and effective for you now and in the future. My goal is to offer procedures, therapies and when necessary medicines that will help improve quality of life while allowing you to minimally reliant on health care services.
Year began practicing:
Creighton University School of Medicine | Omaha, NE
University of Washington (anesthesiology) | Seattle, WA
University of Washington (pain management) | Seattle, WA
Virginia Mason Medical Center | Seattle, WA