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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (34)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Philip Downer is Good. Dr. Downer has been reviewed by 69 patients who have provided 34 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.9
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Philip Downer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Downer graduated from Memorial University Of Newfoundland, St Johns. He has 1 awards.

On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Downer has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 
  • University Of Washington Medical Ctr 


  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Philip R Downer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 17 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Philip R. Downer practice?
Dr. Philip Downer has 2 office locations.
Dr. Philip Downer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Seattle, WA.
See Seattle Surgeons.