Porter, Allison
Skagit Regional Health Provider

Allison J. Porter, MD, FACS

General Surgery, Endoscopy, Robotic Surgery, Surgical Services


Allison Porter, MD FACS serves as the Chief of Surgery for Skagit Regional Health. She is a General Surgeon with specialty training in robotic surgery and minimally invasive surgery. Her specialty interests include treatments for benign disorders of the esophagus and stomach including hiatal hernias, gastroesophageal reflux, paraesophageal hernias and esophageal disorders such as achalasia. She also performs minimally invasive abdominal hernia repairs and practices a broad spectrum of general surgery. She received her undergraduate degree in Astrophysics from Harvard University, MD from University of Washington School of Medicine, and is Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery. She is the Past President of the American College of Surgeons Washington State Chapter. Dr. Porter sees patients at Skagit Regional Clinics - Mount Vernon. Patients can make an appointment by contacting the clinic directly, or by requesting an appointment through the MyChart patient portal.

Dr. Porter is part of a multi-specialty team of healthcare professionals serving northwest Washington, dedicated to serving with compassion and respect, one patient at a time. 


  • Medical School
    University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Internship , General Surgery
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
  • Residency , General Surgery
    Virginia Mason Medical Center
  • Fellowship , General Surgery
    University of Washington School of Medicine

Practice Locations

Skagit Regional Clinics - Mount Vernon

1400 E. Kincaid Street Mount Vernon, Washington, 98274



  • Amputations
  • Anal Fistula
  • Appendectomy
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Cysts
  • Diverticulitis
  • Gastric Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Ileostomy Takedown
  • Lap Band Decompression
  • Lipoma
  • Paraesophogeal Hernia
  • Perirectal Abscess
  • Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter
  • Pilionidal Cyst
  • Small Bowel Obstruction

Podcast: Hiatal Hernia/Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease