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Ben Kuharich, DO

Ben Kuharich, DO
Primary Location:
Salmon Medical Center
Additional Location(s):
Salmon Surgery Center
Appointment Phone:
(360) 830-1106 | Fax #: (360) 830-1385
Pain syndromes are complex and effect many aspects of peoples lives. My commitment to patients with pain is to diagnose, educate, discuss options, and deliver the highest quality procedural and medical care to maximize functional health and quality of life.
Why The Doctors Clinic:
I chose The Doctors Clinic because a multidisciplinary physician group with closeness to its community and an open line of communication between providers fosters many advantages.
Joined The Doctors Clinic:
Medical Interests:
Interventional Spine
Surgical Pain Management
Associations / Honors / Awards:
I was the youngest physician to have been awarded the Neuromodulation Expert certification; and was named one of Seattle's top doctors in 2014.
Hospital Privileges:
St. Michael Medical Center
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO), Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, Glendale, AZ | 2001-2005

Bachelor of Arts, Biology, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO | 1996-2000
Residency / Fellowship:
ACGME Accredited Pain Management Fellowship, University Kentucky: Interventional Pain Associates, Lexington, KY | 2010

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, University of Louisville Hospital, Frazier Rehabilitation Institute, Louisville, KY | 2006 - 2009

Internal Medicine Internship, University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, KY | 2005 - 2006
Dr. Ben Kuharich is a fellowship-trained, American Board of Medical Specialities (ABMS) Pain board-certified specialist in the Kitsap County Region.

He also holds a primary board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and is the longest-practicing Pain Fellowship-trained Interventionalist in the region.
Certification / Licensure:
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Washington Medical Commission
DEA Registration
Indiana Medical Licensing Board
Kentucky Board of Medical Liscensure
Personal Interests:
I have an amazing partner and four wonderful young children. We are passionate about engaging in the creative process of life, and work, serving others as we express gratitude for all the blessings we have in this life.

Individually, I enjoy physical culture, paddle boarding, comedy, movies and continuing my education in medicine. I find a deep sense of meaning in being a part of a team that brings together generations of medical knowledge to deliver the best outcome for our patients.
"My passion is to do all I can for people in chronic pain, taking into account their goals and with patient safety as my highest priority."
- Ben Kuharich