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Joshua M. Cooper, FACS, M.D.

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About

Professional Statement

Dr. Cooper grew up in the Midwest, in Omaha, Nebraska. As the son of a dedicated physician, Dr. Cooper observed the profoundly positive impact that a doctor could have on his patients and their families. Additionally, while in high school, he had the unique opportunity to scrub in on surgical cases with some neurosurgeons and general surgeons in Omaha. During these cases, he realized his love for anatomy and the operating room. Thus, from a fairly young age, he decided that he would embark on a career in medicine. Dr. Cooper returned back to his home town of Omaha to attend medical school. While at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, he developed a love for surgery, and decided to pursue a residency in general surgery. (He also developed a love for another medical student named Emily, whom he married during medical school!) Dr. Cooper then completed his residency in general surgery at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle. During his residency, he was lucky enough to have the chance to spend a lot of time with plastic surgeons at both Virginia Mason and the University of Washington. Having never been exposed to plastic surgery in medical school, he realized during his intern year as a general surgery resident how amazing the field of plastic surgery was, and decided that after completing his general surgery residency, he would go on to pursue a fellowship in plastic surgery. After completing his general surgery residency, and becoming board certified in general surgery, he attended the highly esteemed and rigorous Indiana University School of Medicine’s plastic and reconstructive surgery residency program. While there he was exposed to a multitude of aesthetic and reconstructive surgery cases, being taught by some of the nation’s leaders in the academic field. After completing his plastic surgery training, Dr. Cooper was recruited back to the Pacific Northwest where he has built a plastic surgery practice centered upon one goal: providing the best care possible to each individual patient. His surgical practice is hinged upon compassionate, patient-centered care.

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Education

University of Nebraska Medical Center
medical school
Virginia Mason Medical Center
residency
Indiana University School of Medicine
fellowship

Board Certifications

American Board of Plastic Surgery
Surgery, Plastic & Reconstructive
American Board of Surgery
Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Browlift
  • Circumferential Body Lift
  • Cleft Lip
  • Cleft Lip/Palate Surgery
  • 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
  • Rectus Flap Reconstruction
  • Release Scar Contracture
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Scar Revision
  • Skin Cancer Reconstruction
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin Of Lip
  • Vermilionectomy
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Personal Interests

Outside of his surgical practice, Dr. Cooper enjoys sailing on Puget Sound and spending time with his wife and two sons.
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Professional Associations

American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Seattle Surgical Society, Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons, Washington State Medical Association, King County Medical Society, American Medical Association
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

Joshua M. Cooper practices at one location

Sound Plastic Surgery
4915 25th Avenue Northeast
Seattle, WA 98105
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Edmonds