Meet Dr. Stridde

Dr. Stridde
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You have many options when considering plastic surgeons in Seattle and Tacoma, WA. Braden C. Stridde, M.D., would like to take a moment to share what makes Puget Sound Plastic Surgery an excellent choice. Everyone at the practice strives to make your experience as pleasant and rewarding as possible. First and foremost, we realize that there are many choices when it comes to selecting the right plastic surgeon for your cosmetic surgery procedure. Perhaps the most important factor to consider in choosing a surgeon is the comfort that you feel not only with the doctor, but with the entire office, from the initial phone call to your care after surgery. We pride ourselves in treating every patient as we would like to be treated – as part of our family.

As a board-certified Seattle and Tacoma area plastic surgeon, Dr. Stridde is highly proficient in a variety of cosmetic procedures for patient from throughout the Puget Sound area. If you're ready to learn more about this talented physician, request your complimentary consultation online, or call our office at (425) 202-4709.

Personal Care & Attention

You are unique, and your plastic surgery should reflect your individual goals. That is why Dr. Stridde will take whatever time is needed to carefully evaluate your particular situation and develop a treatment plan to help you look your very best. Our philosophy is not to try to "sell" a particular type of procedure - Dr. Stridde will listen carefully to your objectives and will recommend procedures based on what he thinks will provide you the greatest benefit. You will never feel pressured into choosing a particular surgical procedure - your consultation is a time to start the conversation and get the facts you need to make an informed choice.

In-Depth Medical Training

Dr. Stridde received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he majored in biology and psychology. While in college, he was also able to pursue his interest in photography, which began to lay the foundations for his education in the art of plastic surgery.

He went on to receive his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School in 1983, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha medical school honor society. After graduation from medical school, Dr. Stridde started his plastic surgery training with a fellowship at Canniesburn Hospital in Scotland, under the direction of eminent plastic surgeon, Sir Ian McGregor. Following this fellowship, he returned to complete a general surgery internship and residency at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, Hew Hampshire, where he served as chief resident from 1988 through 1989. Concurrent with his chief residency, Dr. Stridde served as an instructor in surgery at Dartmouth Medical School.

Upon completion of his surgical residency, Dr. Stridde next moved to a microsurgery fellowship at Davies Medical Center in San Francisco, California. The final phase of Dr. Stridde's plastic surgery education was at the University of Washington, where he completed his residency in plastic surgery. During his tenure at the University of Washington, Dr. Stridde received the Best Resident Paper Award from the Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons. For more information about his education and training, review Dr. Stridde's CV.

A Highly Qualified Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Stridde has more than 15 years of experience performing a broad range of cosmetic and reconstructive surgery procedures, including liposuction, breast augmentation, and face lift surgery. Meticulous in his surgical skills and thoughtful in his approach to patients, Dr. Stridde inspires confidence, giving patients a sense of comfort about their decisions regarding plastic surgery.

Top Doc in Seattle MagazineHighly respected by other plastic surgeons throughout the state of Washington, Dr. Stridde has served in a leadership role as a past President of the Washington Society of Plastic Surgeons. His surgical skill has been recognized by being awarded the Golden Hands award for the best cosmetic surgery case results and by being named a Top Doc in Seattle Magazine. Dr. Stridde is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners, is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and is licensed to practice medicine in the state of Washington. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the Northwest Society of Plastic Surgeons. Learn more about the importance of board certification.

Dr. Stridde has also contributed articles to various journals and other publications throughout his education and career. Read a recent article he wrote on using fat transfer in conjunction with facelift surgery.

Meet with Dr. Stridde

During each in-depth personal consultation, Dr. Stridde emphasizes patient education - well informed patients are better equipped to have realistic expectations and can more effectively make an informed decision about cosmetic surgery. He also encourages you to seek other consultations if you'd like, as he truly believes that more knowledge will increase the clarity of your decision making process. Request your complimentary consultation online with Dr. Stridde at Puget Sound Plastic Surgery, or call our office at (425) 202-4709. Conveniently located on Central Way in Kirkland, the practice offers a complete menu of medical spa procedures and plastic surgery for Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Olympia and other Greater Puget Sound residents.

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Browse videos and before-and-after photos, and review your consultation using TouchMD, a free, personalized online tool offered by Dr. Stridde to enhance your patient experience. The secure, password-protected Web access allows you to share your experience with family and friends. Learn more.