Steven F. Counter MD

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Accepting New Patients

Board Certification

American Board of Surgery

Education

Dr. Counter earned a medical degree from Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed an internship and surgical residency at Swedish Medical Center.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Counter’s practice includes all areas of general surgery with a special interest in minimally invasive surgery, hernias, anti-reflux procedures, colon/small bowel surgery and lung cancer surgery.

Practice Philosophy

"I provide comprehensive surgical care for both inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures. I place great importance on patient education to help reduce patient's anxiety about their surgery. I utilize surgical residents in the office as well as the hospital to maximize continuity of care."

Teaching Involvement

  • Teaching faculty, Swedish Medical Center, First Hill and Providence campuses
  • Surgical education, Bard Corporation

Media

Recognition

Seattle Met Top Docs
Seattle Mag Top Docs

Video

Watch more videos from The Polyclinic on our YouTube channel.

Dr. Counter Discusses Hernias on KOMO Radio