EDUCATION AND TRAINING
B.S. (cum laude), University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, 1975.
M.D. (cum laude), University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL.
Internship and Residency, University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle, WA, 1980-1983.
Fellowship, University of Alabama Hospitals, Birmingham AL, Cardiovascular Disease, 1983-1986.
Fellowship in Angioplasty, University of Alabama Hospitals, Birmingham, AL, Cardiovascular Disease, 1985-1986.
Certificate in Medical Management, University of Washington, 2004.
Larry S. Dean M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.H.A., F.S.C.A.I.
Professor of Medicine and Surgery
Director, UW Regional Heart Center
University of Washington Medical Center
1959 N.E. Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195-6115
RHC: (206) 598-4300
RHC Fax: (206) 598-7451
Office: (206) 598-5762
Office Fax: (206) 598-8269
Certificate, Added qualifications in Interventional Cardiology, 2000.
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1981
Diplomat, American Board of Internal Medicine, 1983
Diplomat, Subspecialty of Cardiovascular Disease, 1985
AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE
Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS
Distal protection in saphenous vein bypass grafts
Listed in "The Best Doctors in America"
Dean, L.S. Stent Delivery: Know Thy Device. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Aug;53(4):479, 2001.
Dean, L.S. Left Main Percutaneous Intervention: The Saga Continues. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. May;56(1):30, 2002.
Dean, L.S. Protection from Contrast-Induced Nephropathy: Is the answer In? Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. Mar;58(3):342-3, 2003.
Dean, LS. Yes we are all getting older. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 70:491,2007.
Dean LS. Why do DES not alter outcomes? Why would they, after all, it's a chronic disease. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 70:640,2007.
Dean LS. Percutaneous aortic valvuloplasty: resurrection of something old with something new. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2009:47:232-3.
Dean LS. Class I indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery: what is the appropriate therapy for patients with multivessel coronary disease? JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2009;2:622-3.