Otway Louie M.D. Accepting new patients

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Abdominal wall reconstruction, Body contouring, Hernia repair, Lymphedema, Plastic and reconstructive surgery




Otway Louie, M.D., is a board certified surgeon at UW Medicine's Reconstructive Surgery Center and a UW associate professor in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the division of plastic surgery.

Dr. Louie has expertise in microsurgical reconstruction and aesthetic surgery of the breast, head and neck reconstruction, cosmetic surgery of the face and body and general reconstructive plastic surgery. He believes that how a surgeon interacts with his patient pre- and post-operatively is as important as his technical skills.

Dr. Louie earned his M.D. at Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts. His research interests include clinical outcomes in microsurgical breast reconstruction and improving clinical and functional outcomes in oncologic reconstruction. He enjoys teaching both medical students and surgical residents in the operating room, at conferences and in clinic.

Personal Interests

Dr. Louie enjoys snowboarding, surfing and anything outdoors.
Reconstructive Surgery Center at UWMC

Center for Reconstructive Surgery at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., Surgical Pavilion Seattle, WA 98195


Breast restoration, General surgery, Melanoma treatment and reconstruction, Plastic and reconstructive surgery

Tufts University School of Medicine

Medical education, 1997

New York University School of Medicine

Residency, Plastic Surgery

New York Presbyterian Cornell Campus

Residency, General Surgery

New York Presbyterian Cornell Campus

Internship, General Surgery

UCLA Medical Center

Fellowship, Microsurgery


Board Certifications
  • Plastic Surgery, 2009, American Board of Plastic Surgery