Dr. James Matthew Ridgway MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. James Ridgway is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Seattle, Washington and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Overlake Medical Center and Swedish Medical Center-Cherry Hill Campus. He received his medical degree from University of Arizona College of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Overlake Medical Center and one of 42 at Swedish Medical Center-Cherry Hill Campus who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: General Otolaryngology/ENT

Clinical Interests: Facial Plastic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at Irvine
Residency, Otolaryngology, 2005–2008

University of Arizona College of Medicine
Class of 2003

University of California at Irvine
Chief Residency, Otolaryngology, 2008–2009

U Washington Affil Hosps
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery (Gen Surg), 2009–2010

University of California, Irvine, CA
Internship, Surgery, 2003–2004

Arizona State University
Other Training, 1992–1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 4 years in Otolaryngology

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Triologic Society Resident Research Award, Western Section Travel Grant
2007

Award for Outstanding Academic Performance 2006-2007, Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, University of California
2007

Seymour R. Cohen Award, American Broncho-Esophagological Association
2007

Shirley Baron Resident Research Award, The Triologic Society
2007

Research Award, UCI Chao Cancer Center
2006

Prize manuscript in the field of head and neck surgery, American Head & Neck Society
2005

Western Resident Medical Research Forum Award: First Place Presentation
2005

Berkley Scholarship

McKeown and Thompson Scholarship

Hanna and Secrist Scholarship

Golden Key National Academic Honor Society

Dean’s Honor List

Earl Scholarship

Publications & Presentations

Fatal variceal rupture after sildenafil use: report of a case.
Finley, D. S., Lugo, B., Ridgway, J., Teng, W., Imagawa, D. K.

Anatomy for blepharoplasty and brow-lift.
Ridgway, J.M., Larrabee, W.F.

Lemierre syndrome: a pediatric case series and review of literature.
Ridgway, J.M., Parikh, D.A., Wright, R., Holden, P., Armstrong, W., Camilon, F., Wong, B.J.

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