Patient Care

Patient Care

Our clinical faculty provide outstanding patient-centered care at four leading academic medical centers, which includes the only Level 1 trauma center in 4 states that is the model for paramedic systems across the nation.

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Education

Education

We pride ourselves on the depth and breadth of the training we offer. When a physician completes our program, he or she is equipped to handle any clinical situation during the perioperative period.

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PEERs Program

Research

Our faculty engage in multidisciplinary research, with major emphasis in pain medicine and neuroscience, genomics and mitochondria biology, outcomes, and medical training and patient education.

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Dr. C. Michael Crowder
Professor and Chair,
Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

A Message from the Chair

As a former trainee of the department, I am honored to now lead the University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. We are a part of the University of Washington School of Medicine and provide care for patients within its affiliated institutions - University of Washington Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, and Northwest Hospital.

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TEE of the Month

TEE of the Month

Dr. Donald Oxorn presents a transesophageal echocardiogram (TEE) each month for education.




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Pain Medicine


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Aug
27
"Neurosurgery for Pain"
Grand Rounds Photo

"Neurosurgery for Pain"

Andrew L. Ko, MD

UW Medicine Assistant Professor,
Department of Neurosurgery,
UWMC, Seattle



6:30 AM

Sep
03
"TBA"

6:30 AM

6:30 - 7:30 am
Health Sciences D-209

Statistics

Spirits of our Whaling Ancestors
190 Faculty
40 Fellows
84 Residents (CA1-3)
26 Interns (CBY)
54 CRNAs
1,381 Beds for all hospitals
Extramural Funding (active):
Entire Dept (including UW and Seattle Children's)
$10,636,000 total funding all extramural sources
$8,110,000 NIH funding alone