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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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


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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"Ethics of Global Health: Consolidating Efforts & Future Directions"
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"Ethics of Global Health: Consolidating Efforts & Future Directions"

Tony Roche, MB ChB

UW Medicine Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle.

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"Data Stewardship"

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Director of Information Technology,
UW School of Medicine, 850 Republican (SLU C-356)

Noella A. Rawlings

Director of Compliance,
Dean's Office, School of Medicine, UWMC

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Spirits of our Whaling Ancestors
181 Faculty
44 Fellows
84 Residents (CA1-3)
26 Interns (CBY)
89 CRNAs
1,381 Beds for all hospitals