Top Doctors 2020: Plastic Surgery

Part of our 20th annual list of the region's best physicians

By Seattle Mag

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April 5, 2020

This article originally appeared in the April 2020 issue of Seattle Magazine.

This article appears in print in the April 2020 issue as part of the Top Doctors cover story. Click here to subscribe.

Kevin M. Beshlian, M.D., microsurgery, breast reconstructive surgery, skin cancer reconstruction; The Polyclinic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Center, 1229 Madison St., Suite 1600, Seattle, 206.860.4680; Swedish Medical Center–Ballard

Daniel L. Downey, M.D., plastic and cosmetic surgery, melanoma and skin cancer treatment, Botox and line-filler therapy; Downey Plastic Surgery, 1536 N 115th St., Suite 105, Seattle, 206.368.1160; Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Swedish Medical Center–Edmonds

Richard A. Hopper, M.D., craniofacial surgery/reconstruction, cleft palate/lip, facial deformities/reconstruction; Seattle Children’s Craniofacial Center, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, 206.987.2208; Seattle Children’s Hospital, Harborview Medical Center

Frank Isik, M.D., breast reconstruction and augmentation, facial cosmetic surgery, liposuction and body contouring; The Polyclinic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Center, 1229 Madison St., Suite 1600, Seattle, 206.860.4566; Swedish Medical Center–Ballard

Jeffrey E. Kyllo, M.D., facial cosmetic surgery, breast cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, liposuction and body contouring; The Polyclinic Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Center, 1229 Madison St., Suite 1600, Seattle, 206.860.5582; Swedish Medical Center–Ballard

Otway Louie, M.D., reconstructive microvascular surgery, cancer and head/neck reconstruction, cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery; Center for Reconstructive Surgery at University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific St., Seattle, 206.598.1217; University of Washington Medical Center

George G. Min, M.D., cosmetic and reconstructive surgery, breast reconstruction and augmentation, liposuction; Newvue Plastic Surgery, 10047 Main St., Suite 103, Bellevue, 425.463.9883; EvergreenHealth, Overlake Medical Center

James D. Schlenker Jr., M.D., reconstructive plastic surgery, hand surgery, microvascular surgery; Virginia Mason Medical Center, Plastic Surgery, 1100 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.223.6831; Virginia Mason Medical Center

Nicholas B. Vedder, M.D., hand surgery, reconstructive plastic surgery, reconstructive microvascular surgery; Burn and Plastic Surgery Clinic at Harborview, 325 Ninth Ave., Seattle, 206.520.5000; Harborview Medical Center, Veterans Administration Puget Sound Health Care System

Credentials
A guide to the abbreviations used in this list to indicate medical and professional degrees:

DMD Doctor of Dental Medicine
D.O. Doctor of Osteopathy
MBA Master of Business Administration
MBChB Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (U.K. and other countries outside the U.S.)
M.D. Doctor of Medicine
MPH Master of Public Health
MSCE Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology
MS/MSCI Master of Science (many countries outside the U.S.)
Ph.D. Doctor of Philosophy (doctorate)
Each physician’s primary practice location is listed after their specialties; additional hospital affiliations follow.

* One asterisk after a physician’s name means the physician is not seeing new patients, but may refer within the department, group or practice.
** Two asterisks mean that the physician is not seeing new patients, but can take new patients by referral. The doctor may also take relatives of current patients.

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