Philip R. Downer, MD

Hip Surgeon

Hip Preservation & Replacement Surgery
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available
  • Available within 1-3 Days


Philip R. Downer, MD, a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a special interest in hip surgery. He sees patients of all ages, but his special interest in joint preservation has led him to treat many younger patients with hip problems such as hip dysplasia or hip impingement. He performs over 250 hip replacements per year, primarily through a tissue sparing surgery approach.

Dr. Downer enjoys spending time with his wife and three children. He also likes to kitesurf, windsurf, and backcountry ski.

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Specializing in:

  • Anterior hip approach
  • Hip arthroscopy
  • Hip preservation
  • Hip procedures
  • Hip replacement
  • Injections
  • Joint replacement
  • Periacetabular osteotomy surgery PAO


2409 N. 45th Street
Seattle, WA 98103-6907

(206) 633-6107


5350 Tallman Avenue Suite 500
Seattle, WA 98107-3932

(206) 784-0676



Program: MD
Institution: Memorial University of Newfoundland

Program: Residency
Institution: McGill University

Program: Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery
Institution: Mueller Foundation

Program: Board Certified
Institution: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


I am of part of the Hall of Fame Health network, helping former NFL players, team employees, and their families get expert care for specialty needs, such as orthopedics and sports medicine.

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