Tim Heffernan, MD

Ophthalmic Plastic Surgeon in Seattle

Bellevue & Seattle Eyelid Surgeon

The comprehensive education, training, and experience of Dr. J. Timothy Heffernan has led him to be regarded as one of the foremost oculoplastic surgeons in the Pacific Northwest.

Dr. Heffernan is a fourth generation Seattle native and received his medical education and completed his residency at the University of Washington. His credentials include board certification by the American Board of Ophthalmology, a Medical Doctorate (MD) degree from the University of Washington School of Medicine, and fellowships in Oculoplastic Surgery and Facial Cosmetic Surgery at Louisiana State University Eye Center and Oculoplastic Surgery at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine.

Dr. Heffernan also holds memberships in many prestigious professional and academic organizations. He is a member of the American Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the Washington State Medical Association, the Washington State Academy of Ophthalmology, and the King County Medical Society.

Why choose Dr. Heffernan for your eyelid surgery procedure?

Dr. Heffernan is a specialist in oculoplastics, the highly advanced subspecialty of ophthalmology and plastic surgery with a comprehensive focus on the eyelids, orbit, periorbital region, and face. As an oculoplastic surgeon, he can diagnose and operate on virtually any functional or cosmetic deformity of the eyelids.

Consider his ability to perform reconstructive procedures and correct problems like entropion, ectropion, eyelid reconstruction, blepharospasm, periorbital tumors, lacrimal problems, thyroid eye disease, and ptosis; if you're considering eyelid surgery to revitalize your appearance, Dr. Heffernan is definitely qualified.

Many of the complications from cosmetic surgery are related to the eyes, so it's wise to choose an oculoplastic surgeon for your eyelid, midface, and brow surgery.

Our office uses the latest improvements in technology to improve your experience: whether it is an implant, an instrument, or a neurotoxin for cosmetic use, we constantly develop our practice to give our patients the optimum aesthetic improvement.

The service you will receive at Dr. Heffernan's office is unparalleled. Patients in the Seattle and greater Washington area not only choose Dr. Heffernan for his expertise, but also for his attentive care and dedication to safety.

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