John D. Loeser, M.D.

Portrait of John Loeser, M.D.
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Professor Emeritus of Neurological Surgery

Dr. Loeser is recognized as an expert in the surgical treatment of pain and multidisciplinary pain management. He was the Director of the Multidisciplinary Pain Center from 1982-1997. His career also focused upon pediatric neurosurgery. His research and teaching efforts have included the development of the human nervous system, neuropathic pain, low back pain and multidisciplinary pain management.

Clinical Interest

Dr. Loeser's clinical interests include pain management and the mechanisms underlying neuropathic pain.

Personal Interests

Dr. Loeser's personal interests include skiing and wood carving.


Medical Education

New York Medical School


University of Washington

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