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About

Dr. Douglas Backous, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Seattle, WA, with other offices in Seattle, WA and Seattle, WA. He has 27 years of experience. His specialties include Otolaryngology. Dr. Backous is affiliated with Swedish Medical Center-Cherry Hill Campus, Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center and Swedish Medical Center - Ballard. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Douglas Backous has the following 12 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 2 board certifications.

Otolaryngology

An otolaryngologist is more commonly referred to as an ENT, someone that can treat medical issues you may be having with you ears, nose, or throat. This is a physician who is specially trained to diagnose and treat conditions of the ear, nose, sinuses, larynx (voice box), mouth, throat, head, and neck. These doctors treat patients through both medical and surgical means. For instance, an otolaryngologist may treat an obstruction of the nasal passage, caused by malformation of the nose, through rhinoplasty.

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Locations & Directions

Virginia Mason Medical Center

1100 9th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

Swedish Neuroscience Specialists

550 17th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Virginia Mason Hospital & Seattle Medical Center

925 Seneca St
Seattle, WA 98101

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