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Celeste Quitiquit, MD

Celeste Quitiquit, MD

Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

On staff since August 2014

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor; Associate Residency Director, Pediatrics

    • John Bellevue, WA 09.08.15

      Dr. Quitiquit is excellent. She listens well, considers all that is said and written, and does not hurry to a conclusion. Her personal experience as an athlete speaks volumes to the kids and parents, and her knowledge and intellect are respected even more because of that experience.

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Abraham B. Bergman Prize Harborview Medical Center 2011
    Student Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics University of Washington School of Medicine 2011
    Steven L. Rudnick Award University of Washington 2005
    • Chrisman SP, Quitiquit C, Rivara FP
      Qualitative Study of Barriers to Concussive Symptom Reporting in High School Athletics
      Journal of Adolescent Health , 2013 : 52330-35
    • Chrisman SP, Quitiquit C, Rivara, FP
      Barriers to Concussive Symptom Reporting in High School Athletes
      Clin J Sport Med , 2011 Mar. : 21(2)161
    • Quitiquit, C
      Empowering Youth to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Ferndale, Washington
      Journal of Investigative Medicine , 2006 Jan. : 54(1)23
  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Concussion Awareness and Education North Central Little League Safety Plan Meeting Seattle, WA Feb. 2011
  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    Concussions in High School Athletes Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center 2010 - 2011
    Concussions in High School Athletes University of Washington Housestaff Association 2010 - 2011

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics
Sports Medicine

Medical/Professional School

University of Washington, Seattle

Residency

Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle

Fellowship

Sports Medicine, University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles
University of California - Los Angeles, Los Angeles

Clinical Interests

All musculoskeletal and medical conditions that affect sports participation, performance and active living. Expertise in overuse injuries and injury prevention, sports concussion management, fracture care, and return to play decision making.

Research Description

Sport diversification and early sports specialization, injury prevention, concussion education and tools, medical education