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Brett Stacey, MD

Medical Director, UW Center for Pain Relief
University of Washington


Dr. Brett Stacey is the medical director at the UW Center for Pain Relief. Dr. Stacey’s clinical and research focuses on treating patients with acute and chronic pain. He has a particular interest in patients with neuropathic pain including neuropathy, nerve injury and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). Another focus of his practice is treating patients with ongoing spinal pain. He is an expert in combining interventional, medication and rehabilitation approaches with particular expertise in spinal cord stimulation. He served on the board of directors of the American Board of Pain Medicine from 2000 to 2003. He has more than 50 publications and several ongoing research projects focused on moving new treatments into patient care. He is the former medical director of the Comprehensive Pain Center at Oregon Health Science University in Portland, OR, where he was professor of anesthesiology and perioperative Medicine and division chief of pain medicine.

Education & Training

Medical School: University of Michigan

Residency: University of Pittsburgh in Anesthesiology

Fellowship: Pain Evaluation & Treatment Institute

Board Certification: Pain Medicine, Anesthesiology