Philip R. Downer, MD

Hip Surgeon

Hip Preservation & Replacement Surgery
  • Accepting New Patients
  • Virtual Visits Available


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.

Special Recognition & Training

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.

I am proud to be a Seattle Met Top Doctor for 2022, voted in by my colleagues in the greater Seattle area.

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Specializing in:

  • Hip Orthopedic Surgery


Care Center

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

(206) 633-6107


Care Center

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

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