Dr. Ludwig A. Allegra, MD
Board Certified Surgeon and founder of Northwest Face and NW Nasal Sinus Center who has been practicing in the Seattle area since 1983.
Dr. Allegra is board-certified by multiple medical specialty groups. He brings over 35 years of experience treating patients with their medical issues as well as their cosmetic wishes to NW Face Medical. He strives to utilize his skills and techniques to cure both functional and aesthetic concerns.
Dr. Allegra began his medical career in Boston, where he started his surgical residency at Tufts University School of Medical. From there, He transitioned to the University of Washington for specialty training before starting his private medical practice.
“I have substantial experience treating conditions affecting the head, neck and the airways.”
Sinus problems. Chronic sinus problems are often dramatically resolved with endoscopic sinus surgery; Dr. Allegra has performed over 8,000 procedures of this nature.
Sleep apnea and snoring. In conjunction with Dr. Ummat, Dr. Allegra is able to correct sleep apnea and snoring utilizing minimally invasive treatments. Known as Somnofix, these treatments incorporate a detailed airway assessment to fully understand an individual’s needs to provide an all-encompassing surgical solution to these common problems. Dr. Allegra is among one of the leading practitioners in somnoplasty treatments. He has been featured on local (Evening Magazine, NW Afternoon), and national TV (the Rosanne Show) as well as in print media worldwide, including China.