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William A. Portuese, M.D.

Accepting New Patients

About

Professional Statement

Learn more about Dr. Portuese at www.seattlefacial.com.

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Education

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
medical school
Louisiana State University
residency
Lasky Clinic, Beverly Hills
fellowship

Board Certifications

American Board of Otolaryngology
Otolaryngology/Otorhinolaryngology

Clinical Interests

  • Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Acinic Cell Cancer
  • Acoustic Nerve Injury
  • Adenoidcystic Carcinoma
  • Adenoiditis
  • Adenoids
  • Aesthetic Surgery
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anosmia
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Branchial Cleft Cyst
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Browlift
  • Caloric Reflex Testing
  • Cheek Bone Fractures
  • Cheek Problems
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Tonsillitis
  • Circumferential Body Lift
  • Cochlear Nerve Damage
  • Compromised Skin Grafts
  • Compromised Tissue Flaps
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Deviated Septum
  • Difficulty Speaking
  • Distortion Of The Face
  • Dry Nose
  • Dry Sinus
  • Dysphagia
  • Dysphonia
  • Ear Canal Lesion
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Melanoma
  • Ear Plastic Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Enlarged Adenoids
  • Epistaxis
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Excessive Drooling
  • Excessive Salivation
  • Eye Socket Fractures
  • Eyelid Repair
  • Face Cancer
  • Face Melanoma
  • Face Stitch Removal
  • Face Swelling
  • Facelift
  • Facial Cyst
  • Facial Nerve Injury
  • Fissured Tongue
  • Flap Surgery
  • Foreign Body In Nose
  • Foreign Body In Throat
  • Free Flap Neck
  • Frostbite
  • Frostbite Of Face
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Genioplasty
  • Glomangioma
  • Glomus Tumor
  • Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
  • Growth On Head
  • Growth On Neck
  • Hairy Tongue
  • Halitosis
  • Head Abscess
  • Head And Neck Melanoma
  • Head And Neck Sarcoma
  • Head Cyst
  • Head Lump
  • Head Mass
  • Hemangiomas
  • Hoarseness
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Disease
  • Hypoglossal Nerve Injury
  • Idiopathic Orbital Inflammatory Disease
  • Injury To Hand
  • Jaw Cancer
  • Jaw Deformities
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Jaw Surgery
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Papillomatosis
  • Laryngeal Polyps
  • Laryngitis
  • Laryngomalacia
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Lump In Throat
  • Lymphedema
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Lip
  • Malignant Neoplasm Of Tonsils
  • Mammoplasty
  • Mandibular Resection Prosthesis
  • Mandibular Tori
  • Mastopexy
  • Mastoplasty
  • Maxillofacial Pathology
  • Maxillofacial Regeneration
  • Melanoma On Ear
  • Melanoma On Face
  • Midfacial Hypoplasia
  • Mouth Abscess
  • Mouth Bleeding
  • Mouth Breathing
  • Mouth Cancer
  • Mouth Cyst
  • Mouth Pain
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Nasal Congestion
  • Nasal Drainage
  • Nasal Polyps
  • Nasopharyngeal Angiofibroma
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Abscess
  • Neck Cancer
  • Neck Cyst
  • Neck Lymph Nodes
  • Neck Mass
  • Neoplasm Of Salivary Gland
  • Nipple Repair
  • Noisy Breathing
  • Nose Abscess
  • Nose Cyst
  • Nose Fracture
  • Nose Pain
  • Nystagmus
  • Olfactory Nerve Disease
  • Oral Inflammation
  • Oral Pathology
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Osteoma
  • Osteonecrosis Of The Jaw
  • Otitis
  • Otoplasty
  • Paranasal Sinus And Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Paranasal Surgery
  • Parathyroid Adenoma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Pharyngitis
  • Polyp Of Cheek
  • Post Nasal Drip
  • Ptosis Of Breasts
  • Reconstruction Orbit
  • Release Scar Contracture
  • Remove Sinus Packing
  • Revision Of Tracheostomy
  • Rhinitis
  • Rhinoplasty
  • Rhinoscleroma
  • Salivary Duct
  • Salivary Gland Disorders
  • Scratchy Voice
  • Sialolithiasis
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Sinus Fracture
  • Sinus Mass
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sinusitis
  • Smell Disorders
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Speech Disorders
  • Spots On Mouth
  • Spots On Tongue
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma Of Skin Of Lip
  • Strep Throat
  • Stridor
  • Stylohyoid Syndrome
  • Subglottic Stenosis
  • Suppurative Tonsillitis
  • Swallowing Problem
  • Swollen Parotid
  • Swollen Throat
  • Temporal Bone Cancer
  • Temporomandibular Joint Surgery
  • Throat Abscess
  • Throat Cancer
  • Throat Drainage
  • Throat Mass
  • Throat Tightness
  • Thyroglossal Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Tinnitus
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Tongue Clip
  • Tongue Mass
  • Tongue Pain
  • Tongue Sores
  • Tongue Tied
  • Tonsillitis
  • Tonsils
  • Toxic Nodular Goiter
  • Tracheal Dilatation
  • Tracheal Mass
  • Tracheal Reconstruction
  • Tracheal Stent
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tumor Of Nose
  • Tumor Of Parotid Gland
  • Uvuloplasty
  • Velopharyngeal Deficiencies
  • Vermilionectomy
  • Vocal Cord Abnormalities
  • Vocal Cord Dysfunction
  • Vocal Cord Lesion
  • Vocal Cord Paralysis
  • Vocal Cord Strain
  • Voice Problems
  • Voice Screening
  • Xerostomia
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Personal Interests

I am an avid outdoorsman and love fishing, water skiing and snow skiing. I am also very interested in the Hood Canal Salmon Enhancement Project and donate my spare time to the Pacific Northwest Salmon Center in Belfair, Washington.
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Professional Associations

ABFPRS, American Board of Otolaryngology, WASCA (president), WA ST Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons (president), WA ST Med Assoc., King Cty Med Society.
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Languages

  • English

Practice Locations

William A. Portuese practices at one location

The Seattle Facial Plastic Surgery Center
1101 Madison Street
Suite 1280
Seattle, WA 98104
Affiliated Facilities
  • Swedish Cherry Hill
  • Swedish First Hill