Molly M. Fuentes, MD

Molly M. Fuentes, MD

Rehabilitation, Developmental Pediatrics

On staff since September 2014

Academic Title: Acting Instructor

Research Center: Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Rehabilitation Medicine Outstanding Resident UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine 2012
    Chief Resident UW Department of Rehabilitation Medicine July 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012
    • Fuentes M, Hart-Johnson T, Green CR
      The association among neighborhood socioeconomic status, race and chronic pain in black and white older adults
      17987920 Journal of the National Medical Association , 2007 Oct. : 99(10)1160-9 PMCID: PMC2574394
    • Fuentes MM, Bjornson K, Christensen A, Apkon SD
      Disparities in Functional Outcomes for American Indian/Alaska Native Children During Inpatient Rehabilitation
    • Fuentes MM, Jimenez N, Apkon SD, Rivara FP
      Disparities in Functional Outcomes During Inpatient Rehabilitation For American Indian/Alaska Native Children with Traumatic Brain Injury


Board Certification(s)

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical/Professional School

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor


Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, University of Washington, Seattle


Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle
University of Washington, Seattle

Clinical Interests

Traumatic brain injury including concussions, cerebral palsy, functional impairments related to other medical conditions or developmental disorders, spinal cord injury

Research Description

Health disparities in American Indian and Alaska Native children with disabilities, disparities in access to rehabilitation services, culturally relevant rehabilitation and functional outcome measures and interventions