Dr. Karen Stanek, MD

Dr. Karen Stanek, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Karen Stanek, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Spokane, WA and has been practicing for 27 years. She graduated from University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation, pediatrics physical medicine & rehabilitation, and more.Read her story

1315 N Division St

Spokane, WA 99202

Contact Information

(509) 624-0908

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)

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Dr. Stanek's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Shoulder Dislocation
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stanek treats Shoulder Dislocation more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Stanek treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Cerebral Palsy

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stanek treats Cerebral Palsy more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Stanek treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Chronic Pain

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stanek treats Chronic Pain more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Stanek treats this condition more than 78% of her peers

Dr. Stanek's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Foot Conditions
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Pointer Injuries
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Injection
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Morton's Neuroma
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Phantom Limb Pain
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spine Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain

About Me

Blending compassion, empathy and expertise, Dr. Karen Stanek approaches patients with the desire to care for their physical, mental and emotional well-being. Her philosophy of care seeks to help patients regain both their strength and independence. <...


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pediatrics Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


University Of Colorado
Residency Hospital
U Sd
Internship Hospital
University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine
Medical School
University Of Wisconsin School Of Medicine
Medical School


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What People Say About Dr. Karen Stanek, MD
Educated, experienced, compationate Doctor. A rare kind! She helped me not only to fight my desease but supported me emotionally . Was trully interested in my condition. Highly recommend her.
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Most caring dedicated Dr I have ever meto she is very comptionate and cares about her patients before money. Wish every Dr was more like her we drive very far to see her because other Dr's are so horid in comparison. Thank u Dr stanek for you caring.
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Northwest Medical Rehabilitation

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    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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