Edward D. Verrier M.D.

Edward D. Verrier M.D.

Specialties and Expertise

Cardiovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery


Regional Heart Center




Cardiac Clinic & Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4300|Map It 


Dr. Verrier is a professor of surgery. He specializes in adult cardiac surgery, including myocardial revascularization, valve repair and replacement, thoracic aortic surgery, adult congenital heart disease and transplantation. He also has an active research program. He is board certified in thoracic surgery.

Patient Care Philosophy

Providing state of the art cardiac surgical care, participating in vital clinical research and advancing the science of cardiac surgery.

Personal Interests

Running, skiing, cycling and theater.

Clinical Interests

Cardiac transplantation, complex adult cardiac surgery, myocardial revascularization, cardiac valvular heart disease, thoracic aortic disease and adult congenital heart disease.

Research Interests

Basic science vascular biology related to cardiac surgery: endothelial cell function, neutrophil function, cardiopulmonary bypass physiology, ischemia/reperfusion injury, myocardial protection and systemic inflammatory response syndrome. Clinical research involving improving cardiopulmonary bypass safety, coagulation abnormalities, myocardial protection and heart valves (including percutaneous aortic valve replacement).


Tufts University School of MedicineMedical education1974
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoFellowship
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoInternship
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoResidency
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoResidency
Univ. of Calif. San FranciscoResidency


Board Certifications

American Board of Thoracic SurgeryThoracic Surgery1985
Loading Publications...