An artistic, collaborative approach creates the finest outcomes. Everything starts with the extraordinary skill and artistic eye of our experienced, board certified doctors and licensed practitioners working in tandem, collaborating, sharing their knowledge and experience. We believe that is why our patients say they feel like a member of the family and trust the advice of their practitioners.
There is a lot of misinformation on the internet and in the media. Our providers believe that patients benefit most when they have complete information – pros and cons – so they can make a decision based on their goals, needs and budget.
Dr. Kaye Brundidge brings over 21 years of practice experience in Anesthesiology to our team at Northwest Face & Body. She is a graduate of Washington University School of Medicine, where she also did both her Anesthesiology and Neuro-anesthesiology training. Wash U is consistently ranked among the top 10 medical schools in the nation by US News and World Report. She also has furthered her pain management skills by completing Medical Acupuncture training with the Helms Medical Institute, affiliated with the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
Our center was established in 1983 in Seattle, WA and currently consists of four Physicians, two Mid-level providers, three Aestheticians, a full nursing staff, technicians and other employees as well as one Doctor of Physics.
Dr. Allegra has over a 25 year experience with a wide variety of aesthetic procedures. He is one of the national pioneers in the use of endoscopic techniques for rejuvenation of the upper face and eyes, such as the endoscopic brow lift.
Julie E. Voss, M.D., the founder of Cascade Dermatology & Surgicenter, is the director of Northwest Face’s Dermatology Department at Carillon Point in Kirkland and is an Assistant Professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Voss graduated summa cum laude from the University of California at Santa Barbara and completed both her medical degree and her dermatology residency at University of California at Irvine.
Dr. Ummat has extensive experience in evaluating and treating ENT disorders. He uses the latest in microsurgical techniques for hearing restoration, advanced endoscopic techniques for nasal and sinus surgery, minimally invasive somnoplasty for snoring and sleep apnea, and small incision surgery for removal of head and neck tumors.
Dr. Shah joined Northwest Face in August 2009. He completed his residency in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at the prestigious New York Eye and Ear Infirmary in Manhattan, NY. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary is the oldest specialty hospital in the United States and has trained many leaders in the field of otolaryngology.
Lisa Miner, PA-C, graduated in 1996 from Emory University Physician Assistant Program in Atlanta with a Masters degree in Medical Science and a Physician Assistant Certification.
Gary Beerman is a certified Physician Assistant (PA-C) and an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) practicing medical and aesthetic dermatology at Northwest Face in Kirkland, Washington.
Heather Wheeler Master Esthetician and CMA joined Northwest Face in 2001. She has 35 years in the industry working in the field of aesthetics. She is the current Director of the Esthetic Department at Northwest Face. Her extensive background in post care and rejuvenating technology and product ingredients keeps Northwest Face on the cutting edge.