Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD

Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD

Physiatrist at The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital

Meet Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD

Dr. Brakke is a board-certified and fellowship-trained physiatrist with The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital.

She provides non-surgical management and treatment of sports injuries, musculoskeletal conditions, and spine pain.

Dr. Brakke at a Glance

  • Dr. Brakke strives to improve patient functionality through therapy, medication, exercise, and injections.
  • With an expertise in sports-related conditions, and as a former collegiate cross-country runner and softball pitcher, she offers dedicated care for active patients.

If you are looking for pain relief, Dr. Brakke is available to meet with you.

Dr. Brakke is a member of The Spine Center at University of Colorado Hospital.

Doctor Quote

Excellence in spine care results from strong team-work involving not only the care providers but also the patient.

Directions to our primary location in

Aurora, CO

How Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD Can Help You

Specialties

  • Physiatrist

Conditions

  • Acute Pain
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker's Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccydynia
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Extremity Dysfunction / Pain
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Foot Drop
  • Forward Head Posture
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Meniscal tears
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Pain / Neuralgia
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporotic Compression Fractures
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Rotator cuff injury
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Conditions
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Upper Back Pain

Treatments

  • Athletic training
  • Body restoration technique
  • Bracing
  • Caudal Injections
  • Diagnostic Testing
  • Electrotherapy, e.g. TENS
  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Cervical
  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Lumbar
  • Ergonomics and posture
  • Exercise
  • Facet Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Heat / Ice Therapy
  • Hip Joint Injections
  • Joint Injections
  • Knee Injections
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Medial Branch Nerve Blocks
  • Medications for Pain and Related Health Issues
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Testing
  • Peripheral Joint and Muscular Injections
  • Physiatry
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Posture correction
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sacrococcygeal Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections / Blocks
  • Scoliosis Treatment - Non-Surgical
  • Shoulder Injections
  • Sleep aids
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Sports Medicine
  • Stretching
  • Traction
  • Transforaminal Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Ultrasound
  • Yoga

Accolades for Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Instructor, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Completed pain medicine and sports medicine fellowship

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • American board of Pain Management and Rehabilitation

Office Information for Dr. Rachel Brakke, MD

1635 North Aurora Court
Suite 4200
Aurora, CO 80045
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Profile last updated: September 20, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.