Dr. Heffernan’s credentials are outstanding. He holds a Medical Doctorate (M.D.) degree from the University of Washington, School of Medicine. He completed fellowships at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, and Louisiana State University Eye Center (Oculoplastic Surgery and Facial Cosmetic Surgery) and he is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
Dr. Heffernan is committed to professional development and academic exchange. It is for this reason that he holds memberships in many prestigious professional and academic organizations. Dr. Heffernan is a member of the America Society of Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Washington State Medical Association, Washington State Academy of Ophthalmology, and the King County Medical Society.
There’s another important benefit you’ll find with Dr. Heffernan – one you should demand when considering a procedure to enhance your eye area: Dr. Heffernan is an ophthalmic plastic surgeon. That means he is focused only on caring for the eyes and delicate surrounding facial skin. It’s this specialized expertise that’s made him the first choice of thousands in the Seattle area…and in our quest to “keep the vision at home” Dr. Heffernan is also available to our patients here in Skagit Valley.