Don Wortham, MD
Donald G. Wortham, MD, FACS is triple Board Certified through the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and American Board of Otolaryngology (head and neck surgery). He received residency surgical training from the University of Washington and UCLA, where he earned several national academic awards. He completed a Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship in Beverly Hills with Mel Bircoll, MD who had triple board certifications in Cosmetic Surgery, Plastic Surgery, and General Surgery and in Chicago with Richard Caleel, DO who was the President of the Board of Cosmetic Surgery and double board certified in Cosmetic Surgery and General Surgery.
Since beginning his practice in the greater Seattle area in 1987, Dr. Wortham has helped thousands of women and men in the Northwest refine their noses, cheeks, chins, and eyelids, lift their brows, foreheads, and faces, add curves where none existed before, eliminate lumps and dimples that spoil silhouettes, and reverse wrinkling and sagging caused by time, gravity and unprotected sun exposure.
Don Peterson, MDDr. Peterson completed his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. He participated in biochemistry and physiology research projects at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, University of Kuopio in Finland and Petrozavodsk State University in Russia while an undergraduate. He then earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota prior to entering a five year residency in General Surgery at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Following his chief residency year, he worked as a General Surgeon in Vancouver, Washington. In 2008 an additional year of training in Cosmetic Surgery was completed with Drs. Erik Nuveen and Nathan Miller at Cosmetic Surgery Affiliates in Oklahoma City, OK; during his year of training he participated in nearly 1,000 cosmetic procedures including facial cosmetic surgery, body contouring, and breast surgery. He now specializes in breast enhancement and body contouring surgery.
His associations include Associate status with the American College of Surgeons and membership with the Washington State Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, fellowship with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and board certifications with the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery, the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery in Facial Cosmetic Surgery, and the American Board of Laser Surgery. He and his wife Brandy, an oncology nurse, have two children. Outside interests include biking, hiking, camping, sports, travel, and spending time with his family.