About Us

We are dedicated to state-of-the-art evaluation and treatment for all ear, nose and throat conditions. We take the time to understand each patient’s individual needs, work with them to efficiently define a diagnosis, discuss treatment options, and provide expert medical and surgical treatment that positively changes the lives of our patients. We understand and enjoy the special care required in the treatment of our younger patients and are privileged to be entrusted to care for them.

Our Services

Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)

At Puget Sound ENT, our patients are our passion. We take care in providing comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of all ear, nose and throat conditions. From otolaryngology, audiology and vestibular rehabilitation, below you will find the services we provide for our patients. We take the time to understand each patient’s individual needs, work to efficiently define a diagnosis, discuss treatment options and provide expert medical and surgical treatment.

Nose and Sinus

The professionals at Puget Sound ENT offer experienced care and effective treatments for all types of nasal and sinus disorders including rhinitis, sinusitis, chronic congestion, nasal polyps, and more.


Inspire Therapy

lnspire Therapy is specifically indicated for patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) who have tried CPAP therapy and have either failed therapy or are unwilling to continue CPAP use.


Otology and Neurotology

Our board-certified neurotologist provides leading-edge treatment for hearing loss, ear infections, cholesteatomas, balance issues, acoustic neuromas, facial nerve injuries and skull base tumors.


Our Providers

Our physicians at Puget Sound Ear, Nose and Throat are all board-certified with the American Board of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. Each physician brings more than a decade of experience in the medical and surgical treatment of the ear, nose and throat, and have completed a minimum of five years of surgical residency training along with passing rigorous written and oral examinations. Expertise in this diverse field encompasses multiple organ systems and treats diseases both medically and surgically, requiring a high level of competency, knowledge and skill, which we strive to bring to our patient-centered care every day.


Tyler G. Kimbrough, MD

Head and Neck Surgery, Pediatric Ear Nose & Throat, Ear Nose & Throat

Nasal/Sinus, Thyroid, Head & Neck Cancer
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Lisa M. Mulligan, MD

Ear Nose & Throat

Otolaryngology - Head & Neck
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Douglas D. Backous, MD


Ear, Cochlear Implant, Acoustic Neuroma
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Michael J. Wolfe, MD, FACS

Ear Nose & Throat, Endocrine Surgery

Otolaryngology - Head and Neck
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The entire visit was great. Professional, and informative. All my questions were answered, all procedures explained. I’m glad I chose this group for my treatment.

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