Dr. Christopher Godbout, MD

Dr. Christopher Godbout, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
51 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christopher Godbout, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Puyallup, WA and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in interventional pain medicine.Read his story

MultiCare Interventional Pain Management - Puyallup

1450 5th St SE Ste 3500

Puyallup, WA 98372
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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more than 54% of peers
Trigger Point Injection
more than 48% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
more than 42% of peers

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Dr. Godbout's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Godbout "Christopher Godbout, MD, is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation. He treats a wide range of movement and function disorders. His expertise and clinical interests are in non-surgical interventional pain management of complex disabling spinal, peripheral joint and musculoskeletal disorders. Additional interests are therapies to relieve pain and restore function, sports medicine, regenerative cellular medicine and functional rehabilitation of injured workers. Away from work, he and his wife enjoy hiking, seeing live music,physical fitness and traveling throughout the United States."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Godbout "Prior to becoming a physician, I was a patient who suffered from sports injuries requiring medical attention.I know the fear, concerns and effect that pain has on quality of life and relationships. I have dedicated my career to providing the highest quality of care,combining innovative pain management therapies, advanced diagnostic tests and compassion, to create the most effective patient/physician relationships. My focus is to diagnose and eliminate the source of pain and help my patients maximize their functional abilities."

1  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Interosseous Nerve Compression
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathy
  • Pain Disorder
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

9  Procedures

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  • Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Kettering Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Va Commonwealth U/mcu
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Christopher Godbout, MD
Great doctor listens. Explains things that i could understand. Great bedside manners.
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Nanc in Spanaway, WA – Aug 07, 2018
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He has been helping me with pain management for my back. I have had two treatments to deaden the nerves in my back to make sure I am a candidate for burning the nerves. He makes me comfortable and always treats me like he is interested in what I have to say.
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Leslie Teehee in Tacoma, WA – Jun 27, 2018
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