David Musnick, MD has been in Private Practice in Bellevue since 2003 and was in practice in Seattle prior to his Bellevue practice.  Dr Musnick is constantly learning and keeping up in his fields. Please  see details below under CME and teaching.

Fields of Expertise

  • Functional Medicine, certified practitioner
  • Sports Medicine, board certified
  • Internal Medicine, board certified

Leading Edge Sports Medicine Treatments

  • Prolotherapy, 14+ years of experience
    • Fluoroscopically guided when necessary
  • Scar Treatments
  • Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Low Level Laser Therapy
  • Frequency Specific Microcurrent
  • Chronic Pain Management for the treatment of tendinitis, tendon tears, neck and back sprains, and all joint injuries

Leading Edge Functional Medicine Assessment and Treatments

Certified practitioner in Functional Medicine and a member of the teaching faculty at the Institute for Functional Medicine

Specialties in Autoimmune disease,Anxiety,  Arthritis, BiIdentical Hormones, Cholesterol,  Concussion, Depression, Type 2 Diabetes,  Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Hypertension, Leaky Gut, Mild Cognitive Impairment, Low Testosterone, SIBO, Weight Management

Medical Training

  • MD: University of California, San Francisco
  • Residency: Virginia Mason
  • Fellowship in Sports Medicine: The Sports Medicine Clinic Seattle

Continuing Medical Education (Recent)

  • Adler Giersch Motor Vehicle Injury Meeting Nov 2018
  • Genomics Interpretation by PureGenomics Sept 2018
  • Myofascial Release and Frequency Specific Microcurrent Sept. 2018
  • Brain Injury Meetings Seattle June 2018
  • Autoimmune Meetings of the Institute for Functional Medicine June 2018
  • Advanced meetings of Frequency Specific Microcurrent March 2018
  • 5-day Internal Medicine Board Review Course, July 2017
  • 3-day course on the brain, January 2017, presented by the Amen Clinics

Lectures

  • Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury: Functional Medicine Approach Wa Association of Naturopathic Physicians Oct 2018
  • Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury: Functional Medicine Approach British Columbia Association of Naturopathic Physicians Oct 2018
  • Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury: Practical Treatment Strategies, March 2017
  • Comprehensive Treatment of Tendinopathy at FSM Advanced Course in Las Vegas, March 2017
  • A Functional Medicine Approach to TBI and Concussion at the Institute for Functional Medicine’s annual meeting in LA, June 2017

Teaching

  • Member of the teaching faculty at the Institute for Functional Medicine
  • Taught Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Medicine at Bastyr University
  • Clinic faculty member at the UW Dept. of Sports Medicine and Orthopedics as well as the Department of Rehabilitation
  • Professor at Andrews University, MI

Community

  • Runs the Sound Functional Medicine & Nutrition Lecture Group

Publications

  • Author of the book Conditioning for Outdoor Fitness: Functional Exercise and Nutrition for Every Body, second edition, Mountaineers Publishing, 2004
  • Author of multiple textbook chapters:
    • Osteoarthritis: Metabolic Therapies in Orthopedics, CRC Press 2018
    • Tendinosis and Chronic Pain: Metabolic Therapies in Orthopedics, CRC Press 2018
    • Osteoarthritis: Advancing Medicine with Food and Nutrients, Second Edition CRC Press 2013
    • Exercise Prescription: Textbook of Functional Medicine, 2010
    • Osteoarthritis: Scientific Evidence for Musculoskeletal, Bariatric, and Sports Nutrition, CRC Press 2006
    • Medical Screening: Therapeutic Exercise, Moving Toward Function, Carrie Hall J. B. Lippincott 2005
    • The Medical Aspects of Cervical Instability: Orthopedic Physical Therapy Clinics, Saunders Publishing 2001
    • Rowing Injuries: Medical Issues of Active and Athletic Women, 1994