Jonathan Perkins, D.O.
Jonathan A. Perkins, DO, practices pediatric otolaryngology at Seattle Childrens Hospital and he is a professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Perkins earned his DO at the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, did his residency training in otolaryngology at Madigan Army Medical Center in Fort Lewis, Wash., and a pediatrics fellowship at Seattle Childrens and the University of Washington.
While practicing all aspects of pediatric otolaryngology, his primary research interests are communication disorders and vascular anomalies of the head and neck. He serves as head of the Vascular Anomaly multidisciplinary service which is now the largest such service in the Western United States. He also participates in the Craniofacial Center with a focus on palate repair. He practices at both the Bellevue and Sand Point campuses.
Undergraduate Education: Biola College, La Mirada, CA; University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Medical School: University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences, Des Moines, IA
Internship: Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA
Residency: Surgery - General, Madigan Army Medical Center - Credentialing Office, Tacoma, WA
Fellowship: Pediatric Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA
Board Certification: Otolaryngology
Memberships: American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery, American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Awards and honors
2013: Charles Ferguson Award
2012: Washington Top Doctors
2009: Trachy Faculty Research Award, UW Otolaryngology-HNS
2009: Elsevier Publishing/Am Acad of Oto/HNS Foundation Travel Award
2007-present: Best Doctors of America
Certificate of Honor, American Academy Oto/HNS
Head and neck surgery, cleft palate treatment, velopharyngeal insufficiency, vascular birthmark treatment (lymphatic malformation, hemangioma, arteriovenous malformation), vascular/lymphatic endothelium research
Translational Research and Vascular Anomalies
Li D, Wenger TL, Seiler C, March ME, Gutierrez-Uzquiza A, Kao C, Bhoj E, Tian L, Rosenbach M, Liu Y, Robinson N, Behr M, Chiavacci R, Hou C, Wang T, Bakay M, Pellegrino da Silva R, Perkins JA, Sleiman P, Levine MA, Hicks PJ, Itkin M, Dori Y, Hakonarson H. Pathogenic variant in EPHB4 results in central conducting lymphatic anomaly., Hum. Mol. Genet. 2018 Jun
Amaya GM, Durandis R, Bourgeois DS, Perkins JA, Abouda AA, Wines KJ, Mohamud M, Starks SA, Daniels RN, Jackson KD. Cytochromes P450 1A2 and 3A4 Catalyze the Metabolic Activation of Sunitinib., Chem. Res. Toxicol. 2018 Jul; 31(7):570-584
Bly RA, Holdefer RN, Slimp J, Kinney GA, Martinez V, Manning SC, Perkins JA. Preoperative Facial Nerve Mapping to Plan and Guide Pediatric Facial Vascular Anomaly Resection., JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 May; 144(5):418-426
Otjen JP, Mitchell RM, Menashe SJ, Perkins JA, Swanson JO. Novel Ingested Foreign Bodies-A Fidget Spinner Case Report., JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2018 May; 144(5):456-457
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