News and Events

Same Care, New Look

We’re a part of Proliance Surgeons, an organization of independent, locally-owned clinics, providing care to our neighbors in Washington for 20 years. We’ve always been dedicated to providing exceptional outcomes delivered personally, and now we’ve updated our look to reflect our continued dedication. What we stand for We’re a group of independent specialists and surgeons […]

Telemedicine Appointments

We offer telemedicine appointments through phone or video for any ENT appointment type. You can choose to schedule a virtual visit if you just can’t make it in or want to be seen from the comfort of your own home. Call us to discuss scheduling the appointment type that fits your needs.  We will also […]

What is Barotrauma?

While you may not have heard the term before, most of us have experienced barotrauma in our ears. Barotrauma is the feeling that you experience when you fly on airplanes, go for a drive through the mountains, or ride an elevator in a tall building. Causes of Barotrauma In order to understand what causes Barotrauma, […]

Improved Patient Safety During COVID-19

Patient safety is our highest priority. We’ve adopted universal masking, social distancing and frequent disinfection of surfaces in our clinics. Learn more about our safe provision of elective surgery in our outpatient surgery centers at Learn more about our response to elective patient care and surgery in the era of pandemics at

Dr. Eric Eisen, MD Spotlight

Redmond Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon “Doctoring requires lifelong learning.  You have to maintain a continuous drive to learn,” Dr. Eisen states speaking about how his medical training shaped his thinking. His enjoyment of always learning something new helped propel him through the years of medical schooling to become a doctor. And drives his passion […]

Best Ambulatory Surgery Center

We are honored that our ASC, Proliance Eastside Surgery Center, was rated as the top #2 ambulatory surgery center in Washington state by Newsweek. Find the list here at

Seattle Met Top Doctors 2020

We’ve done it again, and all Proliance Eastside ENT providers made the Seattle Met Magazine 2020 Top Doctors list: Steven M. Dawson, MD, Jennifer L. Heydt, MD, Natalie P. Higgins, MD, Wm. Greg Young, MD, and Jeffrey M. Robin PA-C. The winners are voted on by peers in the field, prompted with the question “If […]

Nose Breathing

Breathing through your nose Do you have trouble breathing through your nose? Is the trouble with just one nostril or both nostrils? Do you blow your nose but still can’t breathe well? Breathing through your nose has a few benefits you may not be aware of. Nasal breathing warms, humidifies and filters the air before […]