Dr. Bailey earned his Bachelor of Arts from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, followed by a medical degree from The University of Texas at Houston Medical School. He completed a six-year Plastic Surgery residency at the University of California Davis Medical Center, and a one-year fellowship in complex reconstructive and microvascular surgery at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas. During his time at both institutions, Dr. Bailey worked to obtain grant funding and published multiple studies examining the out-of-pocket costs patients endure.
Dr. Bailey trained under the world’s leading experts in breast reconstruction and aesthetic surgery, and, as a result, specializes in microsurgical reconstruction of the breast (DIEP flaps) and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Bailey performs cosmetic procedures from head to toe as well as the abdominally based DIEP flap. Dr. Bailey’s philosophy of care is patient-centered, focusing on informing his patients of all of their options so that they may consider the full spectrum of treatments available to them.
Dr. Bailey serves as clinical faculty for the Division of Plastic Surgery at The University of Washington, as associate editor of the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open, has been recognized as a top reviewer for the journal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and also serves as a reviewer for the Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery.
Dr. Bailey is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, has published extensively in peer-reviewed journals, and has presented and won awards at several local, regional, and national meetings. He has also been recognized as a “Top Doc” by his fellow physician colleagues in Seattle Met magazine.
- American Board of Plastic Surgery, 2020
- The University of Texas at Houston Medical School, Doctor of Medicine
- University of California Davis Medical Center, Plastic Surgery Residency
- The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Fellowship in Complex Reconstructive and Microvascular Surgery