Dr. Andrew Cole, MD, Physiatrist, Bellevue, WA, 98004

Dr. Andrew Cole, MD, Bellevue, WA, 98004

Dr. Andrew Cole is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He received his MD from the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, and completed his residency at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY. He completed fellowships in Musculoskeletal Research at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, and in Spine, Sports, Occupational Injury Rehabilitation at SpineCare Medical Group, Inc., Daly City, CA. He is a member of numerous professional affiliations, including the American College of Sports Medicine, and the International Spinal Intervention Society.

Dr. Andrew Cole is currently a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. He is also an editor and author of numerous handbooks and articles, and lectures worldwide.

Doctor Quote

Comprehensive non-surgical management of spine pain using state-of-the-art techniques (including evaluation, imaging, nerve testing, medication, physical therapy, and pain management techniques) that are customized to meet each patient's individual goals.

Type of Spine Care Professional

  • Physiatrist

Areas of Expertise

Conditions
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
Treatments
  • Exercise
  • IDET
  • Injections
  • Kyphoplasty
  • McKenzie Method
  • Musculoskeletal manipulation
  • Pain Pumps
  • Physical Therapy
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Vertebroplasty

Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1990

Professional Distinctions

  • Musculoskeletal Research, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
  • Spine, Sports and Occupational Injury Rehabilitation, SpineCare Medical Group, Daly City, CA

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • North American Spine Society
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • International Spinal Intervention Society
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine