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Dr. Douglas D Backous MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology, Neurotology, Otology, and Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Douglas Backous has 2 office locations.
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Swedish Neuroscience Specialists
550 17th Ave
Ste 540
Seattle, WA 98122

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(26)
Patient comments (13)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Backous is Good. Dr. Backous has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 13 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.1578947368421 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
  • Currently 2.7368421052632 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.5
  • Currently 2.4736842105263 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.5
  • Currently 2.4736842105263 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.4
  • Currently 2.3529411764706 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Backous, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology and Neurotology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Cochlear Implantation
  • Deafness
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Backous graduated from University of Washington, Seattle. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Distinguished Service Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery 2009 America's Best Doctors
Dr. Backous was voted "Top Doctors" in Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Distinguished Service Award, American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery 2009 America’s Best Doctors
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Backous has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 
  • Swedish Edmonds Hospital 


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Where does Dr. Douglas D. Backous practice?
Dr. Douglas Backous practices Otolaryngology, Neurotology, Otology, and Orthopaedic Surgery near Seattle, WA.
See Seattle Otolaryngologists and Seattle Orthopedic Surgeons.