At Northwest Otolaryngology we consist of a comprehensive otolaryngology practice that treats all disorders of the ear, nose, and throat. Within our practice is an otology/neurotology provider who focuses solely on patients suffering from ear-related conditions. It is our mission to improve the quality of life of our patients. Putting our patients’ needs first, our staff works to ensure that each person receives individualized care. When necessary we include a network of trusted professionals for the most comprehensive treatment.
Our provider team includes Karen Lin, MD and Alan W. Langman, MD, who are well-supported by a staff of clinical audiologists and an audiometric technician. Dr. Lin practices broad-based otolaryngology for adults and children and offers a wide range of ENT diagnostic and surgical expertise. Dr. Langman has a special interest in Meniere’s disease, treatment of vestibular schwannomas (acoustic neuromas), and the rehabilitation of hearing loss with cochlear implants. Additionally, our audiological staff provides a wide array of services including comprehensive and forensic diagnostic hearing testing, hearing aids, custom hearing protection and plugs, and complete balance testing.
Billing & Insurance
Northwest Otolaryngology accepts Medicare and most major insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company to verify benefits prior to your visit, or contact us with any questions. Your insurance may require you to pay a co-payment at the time of your appointment. (This is typically noted on the front or back of your insurance card.) Please bring your insurance card and photo ID to your appointment.
For more information, please visit the UW Medicine Billing & Insurance section.
To fax documents, please use the clinic fax number: 206.668.7101