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Dr. Joshua Cooper

Plastic Surgery
Seattle, WA
21 years experience male

Locations

Office

Seattle, WA

Address

1560 North 115th Street, Suite 102, Seattle, WA
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My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Aetna

Blue cross blue shield

Cigna

BCBS Blue Card PPO

America's Health Plan

Washington Basic Health

BCE Emergis

Beech Street

Capp Care

CNN Managed Care

Community Health Network of Washington

Community Health Plan of Washington

CorVel Corporation

First Choice Health

Group Health

Guardian Health Insurance

Healthy Options

No Value

Interplan Health Group

KPS Health Plans

Medicare

Molina Healthcare

MultiPlan

National Preferred Provider Network

PacifiCare

Premera Blue Cross

Private Health Care System

ProAmerica

Regence

SecureHorizons

Sterling Health Insurance

Tricare

Uniform Medical Plan

United Payors and United Providers

UnitedHealthcare

USA Health Network

Washington State Department of Labor & Industries

About

Bio

Dr. Cooper is board certified by both the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Over the course of his career, Dr. Cooper has developed a broad spectrum of interests within the specialty of plastic surgery including procedures for the face, breast and body. He particularly enjoys facial rejuvenation, breast enhancement, and body contouring. He also finds facial reconstruction for Mohs defects and reconstructive breast surgery very rewarding. Dr. Cooper makes compassionate patient care central to his surgical practice. He believes that attention to details and excellent patient rapport translates into highly satisfied patients and better outcomes. <BR><BR>Dr. Cooper earned his medical degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in 2001, completed his general surgery residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle in 2006, and completed his residency in plastic and reconstructive surgery at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis in 2008. <BR><BR>Outside of his surgical practice, Dr. Cooper enjoys sailing on Puget Sound and spending time with his wife and two sons.

Specialties
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Plastic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

12 Answers
1 Agree
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Teen Breast Reductio: Large breasts in teenagers can be troubling. In addition to back, neck, and shoulder pain, young women may suffer emotionally. Although I have perfor... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
"Flabby" Arms: Without seeing photos of your arms, it's difficult to say for sure, but often times no matter how much one exercises, excess skin of the upper arms re... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Breast Lift TIming: The best time in life to undergo a breast lift is after you are finished having children. Pregnancy and breast feeding can dramatically alter the br... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Flying is safe!: Flying on an airplane is safe with both saline and silicone implants. It is normal to feel sore for several days after your breast augmentation, but ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Breast Reduction: As long as your general health is acceptable, age is not an important factor in determining whether you are a candidate for breast reduction. Having ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Tummy Tuck Can Help!: Often times after pregnancy, women are left with excess lower abdominal skin, stretch marks, and a protruding belly. No matter how many sit ups some... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Facial Scar Revision: -plastic surgeons commonly revise scars of the face. It is important to understand that scars are permanent, and although we may improve their appear... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Tummy Tuck Scars: The scar after a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is kept very low and will be hidden under a bathing suit or underwear. Additionally, there will be a sca... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Lift vs Implants: A breast lift (mastopexy) is used to reshape the breast and make it appear youthful. The nipple is raised to a higher position and the droopiness (p... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Arm Lift: An arm lift (brachioplasty) can dramatically improve the contour of your upper arms by removing the excess loose skin that you have. The improved con... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Only for transgender: Breast augmentation for females is considered a cosmetic operation, and therefore insurance will not cover the costs. However, some insurance companie... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Cooper
Plastic Surgery 21 years experience
Arm Lift: Arm lifts (brachioplasties) can truly the improve the contour of the upper arms. Patients who have an abundance of excess upper arm skin often will ... Read More

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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
Dr. Nicole White
Nov 27, 2012
Great surgeon, beautiful results. Excellent bedside manner. I endorse this doctor.
Jan 8, 2013
Great surgeon, beautiful results. Excellent bedside manner. I endorse this doctor.
Dr. Frank Chivers
Nov 27, 2012
I endorse this doctor. A thoughtful and skilled surgeon.
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Thnk u

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Graduated 2001MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine
Graduated 2001MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of California - San Diego
Graduated 1996MD

Residency

Indiana University Hospital

Residency

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Awards

Top Doctor, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine
Red Shoes Award, Riley Children's Hospital

Affiliations

Northwest hospital and medical center
American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Board of Surgery

Publications

Abdominal panniculectomy: high patient satisfaction despite significant complication rates
Primary and revision cleft lip repairs using octyl-2-cyanoacrylate.
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