Steven P. Stanos JrDO
Steven P. Stanos, DO is currently Medical Director of Swedish Pain Services and Medical Director of Occupational Medicine Services at Swedish Health System in Seattle, Washington. At Swedish, besides directing pain management services, he is also working to develop a pain rehabilitation continuum of care for Swedish and the Providence Health System. From 2002 to 2014 Dr. Stanos served as medical director of the Center for Pain Management at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC), as well as directing workers compensation medical services for the hospital system.
While in Chicago, he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Assistant Program Director of the Multidisciplinary Pain Fellowship at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and pain medicine by the American Board of Pain Medicine and subspecialty boarded by the American Board of Anesthesia.
Dr. Stanos presently serves on the Board of Directors and is Immediate Past President of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. As a Board Member of the AAPM, he also chairs the Pain Ethics Committee. He is active with the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and has served as the co-chair of education for the Pain and Neuromuscular Council and as a panel member on the academy’s Opioid Risk Evaluation Mitigation Strategies (REMS) task force. He has also served on a number of committees for the American Pain Society and as a board member for the Midwest Pain Society.