Ben Kuharich, DO
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:
A multidisciplinary physician group with closeness to its community and an open line of communication between providers in my opinion fosters many advantages and is why I chose TDC.
Joined The Doctors Clinic:
Surgical Pain Management
Associations / Honors / Awards:
Dr Kuharich was also the youngest physician ever to have been awarded the Neuromodulation Expert certification; and was named one of Seattle's top doctors in 2014.
Harrison Medical Center
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine 2005
Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine 2001-2005
Bachelor of Arts, Biology 2000
University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 1996-2000
Residency / Fellowship:
ACGME Accredited Pain Management Fellowship 2010
University Kentucky: Interventional Pain Associates
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency 2006 to 2009
University of Louisville Hospital, Frazier Rehabilitation Institute
Internal Medicine Internship 2005-2006
University of Louisville Hospital
Dr. Ben Kuharich is the only full time fellowship trained, ABMS Pain board certified specialist in Kitsap County and the surrounding area who also holds a primary board certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Certification / Licensure:
American Board Medical Specialties Certified in Pain Managment and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Washington full medical license issued August 2010
DEA registration issued March 2008
Indiana full medical license issued April 2007
Kentucky full medical license issued July 2007
I have a lovely wife who is also a physician and together we have four young wonderful healthy children. We enjoy summer and winter sports as well as creative and intellectually stimulating activities with the family. Individually I enjoy physical culture, paddle boarding, comedy, movies and continuing education regarding the science of medicine.
"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