Anesthesia Providers

Rainier Anesthesia Associates was formed in 1993 by a group of 7 independent anesthesiologists and has since expanded

to a group of  30 anesthesiologists and 10 anesthestists.  Our providers are board-certified or board-eligible.

Executive Committee

Phillip B. Cuenca, MD

Medical School: Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences

Residency: San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium 

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Treasurer, Rainier Anesthesia

Robb K. Nagata, MD

Medical School: University of Hawaii, John A Burns School of Medicine

Internship: Allegheny University of Health Sciences Warminster, Pennsylvania

Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Medical Director of Surgical Services, MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Steven C. Nemeth, MD

Medical School: University of South Florida College of Medicine

Internship: University of Virginia Roanoke-Salem Program at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Residency: UCLA Center for Health Sciences

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Medical Director of Surgical Services, MultiCare Auburn Medical Center and MultiCare Covington Medical Center

Hugh M. Pratt, PhD, MD

​Medical school: University of Pittsburgh

PhD school: University of Florida

Internship: Tulane University School of Medicine

Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital, Tulane University School of Medicine

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Vice President, Rainier Anesthesia

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Camille P. Samujh, DO

Medical School: Pacific Northwest University

Internship: Maimonides Medical Center

Residency: Maimonides Medical Center

Board Certification: Board-Eligible Anesthesiology

Chair of Anesthesia, MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital

Cameron P. Richards, MD

Medical School: St George University, School of Medicine

Internship: Pennsylvania State University-Hershey

Residency: Pennsylvania State University-Hershey

Board Certified: Anesthesiology

Chair of Anesthesia, MultiCare Auburn Medical Center

Brian E. Wallace, MD

Medical School: University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston

Internship: University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston

Residency: University of Texas-Health Science Center at Houston

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

President, Rainier Anesthesia

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Anesthesiologists

Martin K. Abbott, MD

Medical School: Loma Linda University

Internship: Loma Linda University

Residency: Loma Linda University

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Jaspreet S. Brar, MD

Medical School: Texas Tech University

Internship: Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation

Residency: Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation

Fellowship: Wake Forest University

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Subspecialty: Pain Management

Michael C. Brown, MD

Medical School: Columbia University

Internship: Virginia Mason Medical Center

Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Tracy T. Chang, MD

Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch

Internship: University of Washington 

Residency: University of Washington

Board Certification:  Board-eligible Anesthesiology

Bruce W. Cooley, MD

Medical School: University of Washington

Internship: Baylor College of Medicine

Residency: University of Texas

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Laura A. DeWitt, MD

Medical School: University of Cincinnati

Physician Executive MBA: Auburn University

Internship: Christ Hospital, Cincinnati

Residency: George Washington University Medical Center/Children's National Medical Center

Fellowship: Virginia Mason Medical Center

Board Certification: Anesthesiology

Robert Forest, MD

Medical School: Sherbrooke University, Quebec, Canada

Internship: Sherbrooke University, Quebec, Canada

Residency: University of California-Irvine

Board Certification: Anesthesiology