Neal D. Futran M.D., D.M.D. Accepting new patients

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Ear, nose & throat (otolaryngology), General plastic surgery, General surgery, Head & neck surgery, Oral surgery, Plastic and reconstructive surgery, Skull base surgery, Skull base tumors




Neal D. Futran, M.D., D.M.D., is UW's Allison T. Wanamaker Endowed Professor, chair of the Department of Head and Neck Surgery, director of Head and Neck Surgery and adjunct professor in Plastic Surgery and Neurological Surgery. He is listed in the Best Doctors in America.

Dr. Futran strives to provide the ideal patient experience and state-of-the-art care for head and neck issues. He believes no question is too small, and listening to the needs of patients and their families is central to achieving optimal and successful outcomes.

Dr. Futran earned his dentistry degree at the University of Pennsylvania and an M.D. degree at the Health Science Center at Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Futran is board certified in both otolaryngology and oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is associate editor of both Head and Neck and Oral Oncology. 

Personal Interests

Dr. Futran enjoys running, hiking, multiple sports activities, skiing and boating. His hobbies include cooking and studying American history.
Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Center at UWMC

Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Center at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor, NE 300 Seattle, WA 98195


Audiology, Cancer care (nasal cavity), Cancer care (salivary gland), Ear, nose & throat (otolaryngology)

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

Seattle Cancer Care Alliance at South Lake Union

825 Eastlake Ave. E Seattle, WA 98109


Breast cancer, Cancer care, Colorectal cancer, Gynecologic oncology

Endocrine Tumor Center at UWMC – Roosevelt

Endocrine Tumor Center at UWMC – Roosevelt

4245 Roosevelt Way NE Seattle, WA 98105


Adrenal gland tumor (pheochromocytoma), Adrenalectomy, Biopsy (fine needle aspiration), Cushing's syndrome treatment

State Univ. of New York at Brooklyn - Downstate Medical Center

Medical education, 1987

Mount Sinai Hospital - New York


Univ. of Rochester SOM

Residency, Otolaryngology

Temple University School of Medicine

Internship, General Surgery

SUNY Health Science Center @ Brooklyn


SUNY Health Science Center @ Brooklyn

Residency, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery


Board Certifications
  • Otolaryngology, 1993, American Board of Otolaryngology