Certifications

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons Certifications

Drs. Barker, Briscoe, Chang and Hutter are all board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

To be certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, a physician must first complete a course of five to eight years of training after graduation from medical school. This residency includes at least two to three years of specialty training and the physician must pass a written and oral examination.

In addition to being board-certified, one or more of the surgeons belong to the following associations and societies:

American Board of Plastic Surgery
American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS)
American Association of Plastic Surgeons
American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
American Medical Association
American College of Surgeons
King County Medical Society
Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons
Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons
Washington State Medical Society
Seattle Surgical Society
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Association for Hand Surgery
American Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
International Society of Burn Injuries
International Society of Microsurgery
American Burn Association
American Cleft Palate Association