Dr. Ray M. Baker, MD, Kirkland, WA, 98034

WISA physicians are internationally recognized as leaders and experts in the field of spine injection procedures.

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Expert spinal interventions.

Type of Spine Professional

  • Pain Medicine and Management Physician
  • Anesthesiologist

Areas of Expertise


  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Whiplash


  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Lumbar
  • IDET
  • Injections
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation


  • Diplomat of the American Board of Pain Medicine (1994)
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology (1990)

Professional Distinctions

  • Best Doctors in America (2003-2006)
  • Top Seattle Doctors (2002-2007)
  • Board of Directors North American Spine Society and International Spine Intervention Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Scientific Advisory Board UnitedHealthGroup
  • Fellowship in Pain Medicine University of Washington (1995)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pain Medicine
  • American Medical Association
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • International Spine Intervention Society
  • King County Medical Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • Washington State Medical Society