Celeste Quitiquit, MD

Celeste Quitiquit, MD

Orthopedics, Sports Medicine, Concussion Program, Fracture Program, General Pediatrics

On staff since August 2014

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

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Patient Testimonials

  • Awards and Honors

    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
  • Publications

    Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • 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 March : 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

    Presentation Title Event Location Date
    Concussion Awareness and Education North Central Little League Safety Plan Meeting Seattle, WA Feb. 2011
  • Research Funding

    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


Board Certification(s)

Sports Medicine

Medical/Professional School

University of Washington, Seattle, WA


University of Washington, Seattle, WA


University of California at Los Angeles GME, Los Angeles, CA

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