Larrabee Wayne F

Wayne F. Larrabee, MD, MSH

  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
Accepting New Patients
Larrabee Center for Plastic Surgery
600 Broadway
Suite 280
Seattle 98122
(206) 386-3550
(206) 386-3553

General Information

  • Plastic Surgery
Education Background
Medical School: Tulane Medical School
Residency: Tulane Medical School
Graduate School: The Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
  • English
  • Spanish
Professional Associations
Dr. Larrabee has been the past President of the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies, the American Board of Otolaryngology, and the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is a Clinical Professor in Facial Plastic Surgery at the University of Washington in Seattle, and a Fellowship Director of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Dr. Larrabee is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the Triological Society, the American Society of Head and Neck Surgeons, the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and the International Federation of Facial Plastic Surgery Societies.
Personal Interests
Dr. Larrabee enjoys photography and poetry. He has published a book of poems, Racing the Train in 1994 and a photobook, Roslyn A Town's Portrait in 1996. He has published many poems in the Lancet and a poem 'Charity Hospital, New Orleans' in JAMA in 2006.



Books and Manuals

1. Larrabee WF Jr and Cupp C:  Principles of Facial Reconstruction.  Raven Press, 1999.

2. Larrabee WF Jr and Makielski K:  Surgical Anatomy of the Face.  First Edition, Raven Press, 1992, Second Edition, Lippincott, Wilkins, Williams, 2004

3. Larrabee WF:  Advanced Manual of Soft Tissue Surgery Techniques.  AAFPRS, 1988.

4. Larrabee WF:  Surgical Anatomy of the Face.  Second Edition, Lippincott, Williams, Wilkins, 2003

5. Larrabee WF and Sherris D:  Principles of Facial Reconstruction.  Second Edition.  Thieme, 2009

6. Larrabee WF and Gassner H: The Art & Craft of Facial Rejuvenation Surgery, 201338. Frodel JL, Larrabee WF Jr, Raisis J:  The nasal dermoid.  Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surg  1989;101(3):392-396.

39. Larrabee WF:  Treatment of keloids.  Bull Mason Clin  1987;41:72-73.

40. Larrabee WF Jr:  Tattoo removal.  Postgrad Med  1987;82:191-192.

41. Larrabee WF Jr, Sidles J, Sutton D:  Three dimensional facial analysis.  Laryngoscope  1988;98:1273-1274.

42. Millay D, Larrabee WF Jr:  Ptosis repair and blepharoplasty.  Arch Otolaryngol-Head Neck Surg  1989;198-199.

43. Esclamado R, Larrabee WF, Zel G:  The efficacy of steroids and hyperbaric oxygen on survival of dorsal skin flaps in rats.  Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  102:41-44, 1990.

44. Eisele DW, Yarington CT, Lindeman RD, Larrabee WF Jr:  The tracheoesophageal diversion procedures and the laryngotracheal separation procedure for treatment of intractable aspiration.  Trans Pacific Coast Ophthalmol Otolaryngol  1988;68:149-150.

45. Millay D, Larrabee WF Jr:  Nonsurgical correction of auricular deformities.  Laryngoscope, 1990;100:910-913.

46. Toriumi D, East CA, Rosen D, Chu G, Liu C, Larrabee WF Jr:   Bone-inducing implants in head and neck surgery:  An experimental study.  Laryngoscope  101:395-404, 1991.

47. Larrabee WF Jr, East C, Jaffe H, Stephenson C, Peterson KE:  Intralesional interferon gamma treatment for keloids and hypertrophic scars.  Arch Otolaryngol-Head Neck Surg  116:1159- 1162, 1990.

48. Freeman MS, Thomas R, Spector JG, Larrabee WF Jr and Bowman C:  Surgical therapy of the eyelids in patients with facial paralysis.  Laryngoscope  100, 1086-1096, 1990.

49. Murakami C and Larrabee WF Jr:  Osteotomies in the treatment of nasal fractures.  Facial Plastic Surgery  Vol. 8, No 4, 209-220, 1992.

50. Larrabee WF Jr:  A non-surgical treatment for auricular deformities.  Bull Mason Clinic  1990.

51. Toriumi D, Larrabee WF Jr, et al:  Demineralized bone.  Arch Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg 16;1990:  676-680.

52. Millay DJ, Larrabee WF Jr, Carpenter RJ:  Vasoconstrictors in Facial Plastic Surgery.  Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 117;160-163, 1991.

53. Larrabee WF Jr:  Vertical Dome Division and Nasal Tip Projection.  Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery  172-178, 1990.

54. Kibblewhite D and Larrabee WF Jr, and Sutton D:  The effect of Relaxin on Tissue Expansion.  Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 118, 153-156, 1992.

55. Toriumi DM and East CA and Larrabee WF Jr:  Osteoinductive Biomaterials for Medical Implantation.  Journal of Long-term Effects of Medical Implants, 1:53-77, 1991.

56. Larrabee WF Jr, and Ridenour B:  Rhytidectomy-Technique and Complications.  AM J Otolaryn  13:1-15, 1992.

57. Kibblewhite D and Larrabee WF Jr:  Transforming Growth Factor-B Accelerates Osteoinduction in a Craniofacial Onlay Model.  Growth Factors, 1993.

58. Cupp CL and Larrabee WF Jr:  Reconstruction of the Lips.  Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology--Head and Neck Surgery, 46-53, March 1993.

59. Cupp CL and Larrabee WF Jr:  Reconstruction of the Forehead and Scalp.  Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 11-17, March 1993.

60. Larrabee WF Jr, Borges A, Fuleihan N, and Webster RC:  Reconstruction of a Complex Defect Involving the Melolabial Fold.  Operative Techniques in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 65-67, March 1993.

61. Kontis TC, Papel ID, Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgical Anatomy of the Eyelids.  Facial Plastic Surgery, 10:1-5, 1994.

62. Toriumi Dean M, Mueller Royce A, Grosch Thomas, Bhattacharyya Tapan K., Larrabee, WF Jr:  Vascular Anatomy of the Nose and the External Rhinoplasty Approach.  Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.  1996;122:24-34.

63. Sherris David A, Larrabee WF Jr:  Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene Augmentation of the Lower Face.  Laryngoscope 106:  May 1996:658-663.

64. Bagatin, Marijo, Der Sarkissian, Raffi, Larrabee, WF Jr:  Craniofacial manifestations of the amniotic band syndrome.  Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery.  April 1997;116:525-528.

65. Larrabee WF Jr:  Keloid Excision and Recurrence Prophylaxis via Interdermal Interferon-Gamma Injections, The Laryngoscope, Lippincott-Raven, Vol. 7 9:1284, September, 1997

66. Hilger P, Khosh MM, Nishioka G, Larrabee WF Jr:  Modification of the Mustarde Otoplasty Technique UsingTemporary Contouring Sutures Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.  November, 1997; 1585-1586

67. Sherris DA, Murakami CS, Larrabee WF Jr, Bruce G:  Mandibular Reconstruction with Transforming Growth
Laryngoscope. 108:March 1998

68. Khosh MM, Larrabee WF Jr, Smoller B:  Safety and efficacy of high fluence C02 laser skin resurfacing with a single pass.  Journal of Cutaneous Laser Therapy.  Vol.1(1)Jan 1999.

69. Goldman ND, Alsarraf R, Nishioka G, Larrabee WF Jr:  Malar Augmentation With Self-Drilling Single-Screw  Fixation, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2000;2(3);222-225.

70. Henderson JL, Larrabee WF, Krieger HMI:  Photographic Standards for Facial Plastic Surgery, Arch Facial Plast
Surg. 2005;7(5):331-333.doi.10.1001/archfaci.7.5.331.

71. Alsaraff R, Larrabee WF, Johnson CM:  Cost Outcomes of Facial Plastic Surgery:Regional and Temporal Trends, Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2001;3(1):44-47.

72. Alsaraff R, Larrabee WF, Anderson, S, Murakami C, Johnson CM: Measuring Cosmetic Facial Plastic Surgery Outcomes: A Pilot Study, Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2001:3(3):198.201.

73. Honrado CP, Lee S, Bloomquist DS, Larrabee WF:  Quantitative Assessment of Nasal Changes After Maxillomandibular Surgery Using a 3-Dimensional Digital Imaging System, Arch Facial Plast Surg.  2006;8(1)26-35. Doi:10.100/archfaci.8.1.26.

74. Tollefson TT, Wong JK, Sykes JM, Larrabee WF: Cleft Lip-Palate Deformities in Western China: Epidemiology, Surgical Reconstruction and Cost, Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2006;8(4):234-239. doi:10.1001/archfaci

75.    Gassner HG, Raffi A, Young A, Murakami C, Moe KS, Larrabee WF: Surgical Anatomy of the Face:  Implications
          For Modern Face-lift Techniques, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2008;10(1):9-19.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2007.16.

76.    Larrabee WF, Hilger PA:  First Composite Face, Maxilla Transplant, JAMA. 2009;302(20):2250-2251.    

77.    Tollefson TT, Humphrey CD, Larrabee WF, Adelson RT, Karimi K, Kriet JD: The Septum of Isolated Congenital     
Nasal Deformities Resembling the Cleft Lip Nasal Morphology, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2011;13(3):152-160.doi.10.1001/archfacial.2011.26.

78.  Tollfeson TT, Larrabee WF: Global Surgical Initiatives to Reduce the Surgical burden of Disease, JAMA. 
        2012;307(7):667-668. doi.10.1001/jama.2012.158.

79.   Zoumalan RA, Larrabee WF, Murakami C: Intraoperative Suction-Assisted Evaluation of the Nasal Valve in
        Rhinoplasty, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2012;14(1):34-38.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2011.1111.

80.   Larrabee WF Jr:  Small is Beautiful:  The View From Seattle, JAMA Facial Plast Surg.2013;15(4):253-
         254.doi.10.1001/jamafacial.2013.71.2. Larrabee WF Jr, Ajello K. Kaufman L:  An epidemic of histoplasmosis on the Isthmus of Panama.
Am J Trop Med Hyg  1978;27:281-85.

3. Butcher RB, Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgical treatment of hypopharyngeal (Zenker’s)) diverticulum.
Arch Otolaryngol  1979;105:254-57.

4. Larrabee WF Jr, Irwin TM, Tabb HG:  The use of Kirschner wires in severely comminuted facial fractures.  South Med J  1979;72:1265-67.

5. Travis LW, Larrabee WF Jr, Tabb HG:  Clinical and experimental correlations in temporal bone fractures:  The facial nerve.  South Med J  1979;72:1382-84.

6. Larrabee WF Jr, Tabb HG::  A method of tympanoplasty.  Laryngoscope  1979;89:1704-05.

7. Larrabee WF Jr, Talavera R:  Skin sensitivity of adults on the isthmus of Panama to mycobacterium xenopi sensitin.  Am J Trop Med Hyg  1979;28:106-108.

8. Larrabee WF Jr, Talavera R:  Tuberculin dual testing in Panama.  Tubercle  1980;61:239-43.

9. Larrabee WF Jr, Travis LW, Tabb HG:  Frontal sinus fractures:  Their management and suppurative complications.  Laryngoscope  1980;90:1980-84.

10. Larrabee WF Jr, Sutton D:  Biomechanics of advancement and rotation flaps.  Laryngoscope  1981;91:726-34.

11. Larrabee WF Jr, Sutton D:  Variation of skin stress-strain curves with undermining.  Surg Forum  1981;32:553-55.

12. Larrabee WF Jr, Trachy R, Sutton D, Cox K:  Rhomboid flap dynamics.  Arch Otolaryngology 1981;107:755-57.

13. Larrabee WF Jr, Talavera R:  Comparative skin testing in the Cuna Indians of Panama.  Trop Geogr Med  1981;33:335-38.

14. Cox K, Larrabee WF Jr:  A study of skin flap advancement as a function of undermining.  Arch Otolaryngol  1982;108:151-55.

15. Larrabee WF Jr, Holloway GA Jr, Trachy, Sutton D:  Skin flap tension and wound slough:  Correlation with laser Doppler velocimetry.  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg  1982;90:185-87.

16. Larrabee WF Jr:  The aging face.  Bull Mason Clin  1982;33:77-85.
17. Larrabee WF Jr, Holloway GA Jr, Sutton D:  A correlation of laser Doppler velocimetry and fluorescein dye in the prediction of flap viability.  Arch Otolaryngol  1983;109:454-56.

18. Larrabee WF Jr, Stevenson BE, Hofer BO:  Repair of facial wounds.  Bull Mason Clin

19. Larrabee WF Jr, Holloway GA Jr, Sutton D:  Wound tension and blood flow in skin flaps.  Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol  1984;93:112-115.

20. Larrabee WF Jr, Sutton D, Carlisle KS:  Histologic and mechanical study of aging skin, in Ward PW, Berman WE (eds):  Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Plastic and Reconstructive  Surgery of the Head and Neck.  St. Louis, CV Mosby, 1984, vol. 1, Aesthetic Surgery, pp. 293-96.

21. Gustafson J, Larrabee WF Jr, Borges A:  The adjunct Z-plasty procedure:  An experimental study.  Arch Otolaryngol  1984;110:41-44.

22. Larrabee WF Jr, Caro I:  The aging face:  Why changes occur and how to correct them.  Postgrad Med  1984;76:33-46.

23. Walike JW, Larrabee WF Jr:  The note flap.  Arch Otolaryngol  1985;111:430-433.

24. Walike J, Larrabee WF Jr:  Repair of the cleft ear lobe.  Laryngoscope  1985;95:876-877.

25. Mangham C, Joss B, Larrabee WF Jr:  The role of surgery in facial nerve paralysis.  Bull Mason Clin  39: 27-35, 1985.

26. Larrabee WF Jr, Maupin G, Sutton D:  Profile analysis in facial plastic surgery.  Arch Otolaryngol  1985;111:682-687.

27. Downey D, Larrabee WF Jr, Pickert L:  Acceleration of wound healing Glyceryl-Histidyl-Lysyl Cu (II).  The Surgical Forum, October  1985, vol. 36, pp 573-575.

28. Larrabee WF Jr, Lanier BJ, Miekle D:  The effect of epinephrine on local cutaneous blood flow.  Head Neck Surg  1987(May/June)9:287-289.

29. Borges A, Larrabee WF Jr:  Controversies in wound repair.  Am J Cosmetic Surg  1986;3:5-9.

30. Larrabee WF Jr, Mensher J:  Orbital decompression and Graves’ disease.  Bull Mason Clin  1986 (winter); 169-174.

31. Larrabee WF Jr:  A finite element model of skin deformation.  I.  Biomechanics of skin and soft tissue:  A review.  Laryngoscope  1986;96:399-405.

32. Larrabee WF Jr:  A finite element model of skin deformation.  II.  An experimental model of skin deformation.  Laryngoscope  1986;96:406-412.

33. Larrabee WF Jr:  A finite element model of skin deformation.  III.  The finite element model.  Laryngoscope  1986;96:413-419.

34. Stephenson C, Larrabee WF Jr:  Scar camouflage.  Bull Mason Clin, 1986 (winter);188-189.

35. Larrabee WF Jr, Walike J:  The open loop technique.  ENT Monthly  1987;66:54.

36. Larrabee WF Jr, Dubrul W:  A new tissue expander:  X marks the spot.  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg  1987;96:205-206.

37. Larrabee WF Jr, Bolen J, Sutton D:  Myofibroblasts in head and neck surgery.  Arch Otolaryngol-Head and Neck Surg  1988;114:982-986.

Book Chapters and Invited Articles

1. Yarington CT, Larrabee WF Jr:  Reconstruction following lip resection.  Otolaryngol Clin North Am  1983; 16(2):407-21.

2. Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgical repair of hypopharyngeal (Zenker’s) diverticulum in Gates G (ed):   Current Therapy in Otolaryngology, Head & Neck Surgery.  Philadelphia, BC Decker, Inc., 1984-1985, pp 428-430.

3. Larrabee WF Jr, Galt JA:  A finite element model for the design of local skin flaps.  Otolaryngol Clin North Am  1986;19(4):807-824.

4. Walike J, Larrabee WF Jr:  Anatomy of the nose and nasopharynx, in English (ed).  Otolaryngology

5. Larrabee WF Jr:  Facial analysis for rhinoplasty.  Otolaryngol Clin North Am  1987(November);20(4):653-674.

6. Walike J, Larrabee WF Jr:  Cleft ear lobe repair.  Yearbook Plast Reconstr Surg  1987:217-218.

7. Larrabee WF Jr:  Immediate repair of facial defects.  Dermatol Clinics  October 1989, vol. 7, No. 4.

8. Larrabee WF Jr:  Local skin flaps.  Clin of Otolaryngol  23:899-923, 1990.

9. Larrabee WF Jr:  Design of local skin flaps.  Selected Courses of the American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery  CV Mosby, 3: 252-273, 1990.

10. Millay DJ and Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgery for Eyelid Malpositions, in Facial Plastic Surgery, Ed. Papel I 1990.

11. Toriumi D and Larrabee WF Jr:  Local Skin Flaps, in Facial Plastic Surgery, Ed Papel I, 1990.

12. Larrabee WF Jr:  The aging nose, in Aesthetic Facial Surgery.  Vol. II.  J.B. Lippincot, 361-384.

13. Larrabee WF Jr:  Facial analysis, in Aesthetic Facial Surgery.  Vol. I.  J.B. Lippincot, in 483--501.

14. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Facelift, Current Therapy in Otolaryngology, Ed. Gates G.  Mosby, 1993.

15. Toriumi D and Larrabee WF:  Bone inducing facial implants in Applications of Biomaterials in Facial Plastic Surgery, Ed Glasgold AI and Silver FH, CRC Press, 1991.

16. Larrabee WF Jr:  Otoplasty in Pediatric Facial Plastic Surgery, Ed Bumsted R and Smith J, Raven Press, 1992.

17. Larrabee WF Jr:  Special Considerations in Rhinoplasty, in Otolaryngology Ed Byron Bailey, Lippincot, 2166-2190, 1993.

18. Larrabee WF Jr:  Open Rhinoplasty and the Upper Third of the Nose, Clinics of Facial Plastic Surgery,23-38, 1993.

19. Larrabee WF Jr, Makielski KH and Cupp C:  Surgical Anatomy of the Facelift, Clinics of Facial  Plastic Surgery, 135-152, 1993.

20. Ridenour BD and Larrabee WF Jr:  Skin Flap Design:  Physiology and Biodynamics, The Biologic Basis of Facial Plastic Surgery, Ed. Myers A, 72-74, 1993.

21. Millay D and Larrabee WF:  Treatment of Eyelid Malpositions,  Courses of the AAO-HNS, Mosby, 1993.

22. Sherris D, May M, Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgical Therapy of the Paralyzed Eyelid, Facial Plastic Surg 10:150-156, 1994.

23. Sherris D, Larrabee WF Jr., Murakami C:  Management of Scar Contractures, Hypertrophic Scars, and Keloids, Otolaryngol Clin North Am Vol 28 5:1057-1068, 1995

24. Larrabee WF Jr:  Analysis of the Upper One Third of the Face and Neck, Atlas of Head & Neck-Otolaryngology  186.500-501, 1996

25. Larrabee WF Jr:  Browlifts:  Coronal, Trichophytic, Pretrichal, Atlas of Head & Neck- Otolaryngology, Lippincott-Raven  187.502-503, 1996

26. Larrabee WF Jr:   Browlifts:  Direct, Indirect, Midforehead, Atlas of Head & Neck-Otolaryngology,
Lippincott-Raven  188.504-505, 1996

27. Bagatin M, Larrabee WF Jr:  Secondary Reconstruction of the Bilateral Cleft Lip, Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America  Vol.4 3.413-421, 1996

28. Sherris D, Larrabee WF Jr:  Anatomic Considerations in Rhytidectomy, Facial Plastic Surgery 
Vol 12  3.215-222, 1996

29. Larrabee WF Jr, Makielski Kathleen M, Sykes Jonathan:  Surgical Anatomy for Endoscopic Facial Surgery, Endoscopic Facial Plastic Surgery  Gregory S. Keller, M.D., Mosby  3-33, 1997

30. Der Sarkissian R, Larrabee WF Jr:  Treatment of the Upper Third of the Nose, Facial Plastic Surgery J. J. Michael Willett, Appleton & Lange 59-65, 1997

31. Nishioka GJ, Larrabee WF Jr, Laser Blepharoplasty and Laser-Assisted Endoforehead Lift Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck, Krespi YP, Lippincott-Raven, 1997

32. Khosh MM, Nishioka GJ, Larrabee WF Jr, Cutaneous Laser Resurfacing, Office-Based Surgery of the Head and Neck, Krespi YP, Lippincott-Raven, 1997

33. Cupp CL, Johnson MB, Larrabee WF Jr, Keefe MA, Scar Revision; A Simplified Method to Design Geometric Broken Line Closures, Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics, Wang TD Vol.6  2:195-201 May, 1998

34. Larrabee WF Jr:  Analysis of the Upper One Third of the Face and Neck, Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Second Edition,189.518-519, 2001

35. Larrabee WF Jr:  Browlifts:  Coronal, Trichophytic, and Pretrichal, Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Second Edition, 190.20-521, 2001

36. Larrabee WF Jr:  Browlifts:  Direct, Indirect, Midforehead, Atlas of Head and Neck Surgery - Otolaryngology, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Second Edition, 191.522-523, 2001

37. Larrabee WF Jr., Forward, Comprehensive Facial Rejuvenation, Williams EF, Lam S., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004

38. Larrabee WF Jr., Revision Rhinoplasty – Personal  Approach & Philosophy, Revision Rhinoplasty, Becker D and Park S, Thieme, 231-245, 2007

39. Larrabee WF Jr., Facial Anatomy and Embryology, Master Techniques in Facial Rejuvenation.  Johnson C., Saunders, 17-33, 2007

40. Larrabee WF Jr., Associate Editor, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Third Edition, Papel, 2008.

41. Larrabee WF Jr., Surgery of the Bony Nasal Vault, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Papel, Thieme, 547-555, 2008

42. Larrabee WF Jr., Aging Face – Surgical Anatomy, Surgical Facial Rejuvenation, Truswell WH, Thieme, 9-23, 2008

43. Zoumalan RA, Larrabee WF: Anatomic Considerations in the Aging Face. Facial Plastic Surgery, 27:16-28, 2011


Correspondence and Editorial Publications

1. Larrabee WF Jr:  Ptosis Repair-Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, 1990

2. Larrabee WF:  Facial Plastic News.  Section of Archives of Otolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery.
Facial plastic surgery, February 1988.
Trends in rhinoplasty, February  1988.
Tissue adhesives, March  1988.
Lipoplasty, May  1988.
The Bernstein Award, September  1988.
Pharmacologic enhancement of flap survival, October  1988.
Research award, November 1988
Etymology and facial plastic surgery, December 1988
Facial plastic surgery in Mexico, September  1989.
Observational surgery program, November  1989.
The tripod concept, October  1989.
Osteoinductive implants in Head and Neck Surgery, October  1990.

3. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Ethics of Collagen Injection - a rebuttal:  Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg  117, 1190-1191, 1991.

4. Shimatakahara S and Larrabee WF Jr:  The effect of tissue expansion on previously irradiated skin - A discussion:  Arch Otol Head Neck Surg, 118:  534-535, 1992.

5. Larrabee WF Jr:  Bilobed flap reconstruction of the Temporal Forehead, Arch Otolaryngol - Head Neck Surg, 117, 983-984, 1992.

6. Larrabee WF Jr:  Daedelus (Correspondence), Nature, 365:483, 1993.

7. Larrabee WF Jr:  Face to Face, Arch Otolaryngol-Head Neck Surg, 120, 774-775, 1994.

8. JAMA and Editorial Independence - Archives Otolaryngology  Head & Neck Surgery Vol 125, March 1999

9. Larrabee WF Jr, Johns ME:  Introducing the New Journal Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery:  Arch Facial Plast Surg. 1999;1(1):7-7.doi.10.1001/archfaci.1.1.7

10. Larrabee WF Jr:  Science and Business: Dilemmas and Decisions, Arch Facial Plast Surg.1999;1(3):158-158.

11. Hruza GJ, Larrabee WF Jr:  Editorial Comment, Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2002;4(1):7-7.

12. Larrabee WF Jr, Meyers AD: Continuing Medical Education, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2000;2(2):154-154.

13. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Future of Facial Plastic Surgery, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2001;3(1):6-6.

14. Larrabee WF Jr:  Thank You All For a Year of Quality!, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2002;4(1):5-5.

15. Toriumi DM, Larrabee WF Jr:  An Expanded ARCHIVES: More Great Science, Arch Facial Plast surg.2003;5(1):7-7.

16. Larrabee WF Jr:  Gloria De Arcangelis’s Kala, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2005;7(6):433-433.doi:10.1001/archfaci.7.6.433.

17. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Archives of Facial Plastic  Surgery:  The First Decade, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2008;10(6):369-369.doi:10.1001/archfaci.10.6.369.

18. Larrabee WF Jr:  William Cumming’s Family Stroll, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2006;8(1):76-76. Doi:10.1001/archfaci8.1.76.

19. Larrabee WF Jr:  Floyd Webb’s Mme. Labaudt, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2004;6(6);432-432.doi.10:1001/archfaci.6.6.432.

20. Larrabee WF Jr:  Surgery and Global Health, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2007;9(6):382-383.doi:10.1001/archfaci.9.6.

21. Larrabee WF Jr:  More Science –Please, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2008;10(1):8-8.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2007.

22. Larrabee WF Jr:  In Praise of Rhinoplasty, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2010;12(6):371-372.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2010.94.

23. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Evolution of the Archives of Facial Plastic surgery, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2009;11(6):366-366.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2009.87.

24. Larrabee WF Jr, Most S: The Archives Accelerates, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2011;13(2):77-77.doi.10.1001/archfacial.2011.4.

25. Larrabee WF Jr:  A Global Surgical Journal, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2011;13(6):379-379.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2011.963.

26. Bauchner H, Albert DM, Coyle JT, Freischlag JA, Larrabee WF Jr, Levine PA, Redberg RF, Rivara FP, Robinson JK, Rosenberg RN:  The JAMA Network Journals:  New Names for the Archives Journals, Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2012;14(4):236-236.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2012.775.

27. Larrabee WF Jr:  US Military Medical Support After the Earthquake in Managua, Nicaragua, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2012;14(3):218-218.doi:10.1001/archfacial.2012.400.

28. Rhee JS, Larrabee WF Jr:  Facing Levels of Evidence:  The JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery Initiative, JAMA Facial Plast Surg.2013;15(3):174-175.doi:10.1001/jamafacial.2013.77.

29. Larrabee WF Jr:  Everything Is New Again:  The JAMA Network,Arch Facial Plast Surg.2012;14(4):237-237.doi.10.1001/archfacial.2012.779.

30. Larrabee WF Jr:  The Archives Reaches the Cloud, Arch Facial Plast Surg.2012;14(6):385-385.doi.10.1001/archfacial.2012.1029.

31. Koch CA, Larrabee WF Jr:  Patient Privacy, Photographs, and Publication ON LINE FIRST  JAMA Facial Plast Surg.2013;().doi10.1001/Jamafacial.2013.1411.

32. Rhee JS, Larrabee WF Jr:  Welcome to the New JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery!, JAMA Facial Plast Surg.2013;15(4):255-255.doi.10.1001/jamafacial.2013.1498.

Clinical Experience

  • Plastic Surgery
Clinical Interests
  • abdominal wall reconstruction
  • aesthetic surgery
  • blepharoplasty
  • breast augmentation
  • breast reconstruction
  • breast reduction
  • browlift
  • circumferential body lift
  • cleft lip
  • cleft lip repair
  • cleft palate
  • cleft palate repair
  • compromised skin grafts
  • compromised tissue flaps
  • cosmetic facial surgery
  • developmental and congenital hand deformities
  • deviated septum
  • diep
  • ear plastic surgery
  • eyelid repair
  • face melanoma
  • facelift
  • flap surgery
  • free flap head
  • free flap neck
  • frostbite
  • frostbite of ear
  • frostbite of face
  • frostbite of nose
  • frostbite of toes
  • ganglion cyst
  • genioplasty
  • glomangioma
  • glomus tumor
  • head and neck melanoma
  • head deformities
  • hemangiomas
  • injury to hand
  • lymphedema
  • malformations of ear
  • malignant melanoma
  • malignant melanoma of eyelid
  • mammoplasty
  • mastopexy
  • mastoplasty
  • melanoma
  • melanoma on ear
  • melanoma on face
  • metastatic melanoma
  • midfacial hypoplasia
  • musculocutaneous flap
  • neck plastic surgery
  • neck reconstruction
  • nipple repair
  • otoplasty
  • postmastectomy lymphedema syndrome
  • prominent ears
  • ptosis of breasts
  • reconstruction of ear
  • reconstruction of nose
  • reconstructive plastic surgery
  • rectus flap reconstruction
  • release scar contracture
  • rhinoplasty
  • scar revision
  • squamous cell carcinoma of skin of lip
  • turbinectomy
  • vermilionectomy
Larrabee Center for Plastic Surgery
600 Broadway
Suite 280
Seattle, 98122
(206) 386-3553
Affiliated Facilities