Dan Downey, MD, FACS

Dr. Downey grew up in Tacoma, Washington. After gaining his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Washington in 1983, he completed a General Surgery residency at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle. He then completed his training in Plastic Surgery and Surgical Oncology of the Head & Neck in Rochester, NY and Buffalo, NY respectively. He and his family returned to Seattle in 1990, and Dr, Downey served as a plastic surgeon at Virginia Mason Medical Center, rising to the role of Section Head during his 16 years on their staff. In 2006, he operated Downey Plastic Surgery in North Seattle for the next exciting 14 years. He joined Proliance Surgical Specialists of Edmonds in 2019. He is grateful for the privilege to be a plastic surgeon and to earn the trust of his patients and referring physicians.

Dr. Downey lives in North Seattle with his wife, a musician in the Seattle Symphony. They have two daughters. He likes photography, cooking, gardening and tennis.


University of Washington, Microbiology & Immunology, 1979
University of Washington, Doctor of Medicine, 1983
Internship, General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1984
Residency, General Surgery, Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1985
Residency, Plastic Surgery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, 1988
Fellowship, Head & Neck Surgical Oncology, Roswell Park Medical Center, Buffalo NY, 1989

Board Certification

Board Certified, American Board of Plastic Surgery

Medical Societies

Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Diplomate, American Association of Plastic Surgeons
Diplomate, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Seattle Surgical Society

Specialized Services

Removal & Reconstruction of Skin Cancer & Melanoma of the Face and Body
Breast Reconstruction & Breast Reduction
Breast Enlargement & Breast Lift
Cosmetic Surgery of the Face, Breasts, & Body
Eyelid Cosmetic & Reconstructive Surgery
Liposuction & Tummy Tuck
Botox & Line Filler Therapy

Dr. Dan Downey Voted Top Doc 2020

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