Why Choose Dr. Downey?

Because we believe that patients want a doctor they can easily relate to. We believe that part of the experience we owe patients is a practice style and office surroundings that set a high level of quality and safety. To state it simply, we care for patients like we would expect to be cared for ourselves. We are honored that patients and their doctors have selected us to care for them. And we strive to deliver a great experience and satisfying surgical result with every patient.

Downey Plastic Surgery is a state-of-the-art plastic and reconstructive surgery clinic serving patients throughout Washington State and the Pacific Northwest. Our practice is based on a philosophy of individualized, patient-involved care throughout each step of the treatment journey.

At Downey Plastic Surgery, we deliver medical professionalism with every procedure. We place an emphasis on safety and use an innovative, flexible approach; always striving to achieve highly satisfying results for both cosmetic and reconstructive surgical procedures. We believe in honest, compassionate medical care for our patients.

You may rest assured that Downey Plastic Surgery is the right choice for you if you are looking for the following:

  • Respected and knowledgeable staff – Dr. Downey is a skilled plastic surgeon with the highest specialized training and nearly 24 years of practice experience. He was chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Director of the Cosmetic Services Group during his sixteen years at Virginia Mason Medical Center. He has been a Clinical Instructor & Assistant Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine. He consistently ranks as one of the Pacific Northwest’s “Top Doctors” by Seattle Magazine and Seattle Metropolitan Magazine and was nominated by his peers as the Outstanding Plastic Surgeon in Puget Sound Consumer’s Checkbook. He earned the coveted Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons “Outstanding Contributions in Plastic Surgery” award. He practices with a highly-trained staff experienced in the field of plastic surgery.
  • Commitment to individualized care – Downey Plastic Surgery is intensely committed to delivering specialized treatment for each patient, based on his or her individual needs.
  • Mutual patient/physician involvement – Dr. Downey strives to create patient relationships based on caring, mutual respect, and trust, treating patients as equals and participants in their care.
  • State-of-the-art equipment and facilities – Conveniently located on the Northwest Hospital & Medical Center campus in north Seattle, Downey Plastic Surgery is a newly constructed, best-practices facility with its own Medicare / AAAASF-certified Ambulatory Surgery Center. In his care for patients, Dr. Downey has access to state-of-the-art equipment in both inpatient and outpatient settings as well.
  • Flexible financing options – Downey Plastic Surgery accepts many insurance plans and offers competitive pricing for cosmetic surgical procedures.