Our team of highly skilled clinicians consists of pioneers in the field of treating complex heart problems and experts in cardiothoracic surgery. At UW Medicine, we are proud to be at the forefront of medical advancements and technology through our participation in leading clinical trials. This allows us to continually improve and offer more effective treatments for your heart.
We understand the importance of timely care, which is why we offer readily available appointments at multiple locations. Our streamlined registration process ensures that you can get the care you need without delay.
In our state-of-the-art facility, we house the most advanced imaging technologies, including echocardiography MRI, CT scan, and angiography. Having all these tools in one location enables us to make informed decisions in complex situations, providing you with a range of treatment options.
Our team of surgeons are not only board-certified subspecialists but also drivers of clinical and research innovation. They are passionate about educating the next generation of medical professionals. Their level of expertise allows us to perform advanced treatments that may not be available elsewhere.
We are proud to announce that the UW Medicine Heart Institute in Seattle has been designated as the nation's newest Mitral Valve Repair Reference Center. This prestigious recognition, awarded by the American Heart Association and Mitral Foundation, makes us the sole center of excellence for mitral valve repair in the Pacific Northwest. Our achievement is based on our exceptional surgical case volumes and superior clinical outcomes over the past three years for patients undergoing surgery to repair degenerative mitral valve disease.