Otway Louie M.D.

 Otway Louie M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery


Cancer Care, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery




Primary Location

Reconstructive Surgery Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., Surgical Pavilion
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.1217|Map It 


Dr. Louie is a UW associate professor in the division of plastic and reconstructive surgery.

Patient Care Philosophy

He believes that how a surgeon interacts with his patient pre- and post-operatively is as important as his technical skills.

Personal Interests

Snowboarding, surfing, anything outdoors.

Clinical Interests

Microsurgical reconstruction and aesthetic surgery of the breast; head and neck
reconstruction; cosmetic surgery of the face and body; and general  reconstructive plastic surgery.

Teaching Interests

He enjoys teaching both medical students and surgical residents in the operating room, at conferences and in clinic.

Scope of Care

All aspects of general reconstructive plastic surgery and aesthetic surgery.

Research Interests

Clinical outcomes in microsurgical breast reconstruction and improving clinical and functional outcomes in oncologic reconstruction.


Tufts University School of MedicineMedical education1997
New York Presbyterian Cornell CampusInternshipGeneral Surgery
New York Presbyterian Cornell CampusResidencyGeneral Surgery
New York University School of MedicineResidencyPlastic Surgery
UCLA Medical CenterFellowshipMicrosurgery


Board Certifications

American Board of Plastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery2009
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