Eric Viertel Krieger MD

Eric Viertel Krieger MD

Specialties and Expertise



Regional Heart Center




Cardiac Clinic & Services at UWMC

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

Cardiology Clinic at Eastside Specialty Center

3100 Northup Way
Bellevue, WA 98004
Phone: 425.646.7777|Map It 


Dr. Krieger is a UW assistant professor of medicine in cardiology and adjunct associate professor of pediatric cardiology.

Patient Care Philosophy

The care of adults with congenital heart disease requires a collaborative approach with excellent communication between the patient, doctor and consultants. I believe that giving time for patients to understand their condition and discuss treatment options is crucial. Often changes in lifestyle can have profound effects.

Personal Interests

Skiing, biking, climbing and hiking

Clinical Interests

Adult congenital heart disease, pregnancy and heart disease, cardiac MRI, echocardiography.

Teaching Interests

Dr. Krieger teaches medical students, medical residents and cardiology trainees both principles of heart disease as well as how to care for adults with congenital heart disease.

Research Interests

Long term outcomes in adults with repaired congenital heart disease, vascular health in coarctation of the aorta, pregnancy and congenital heart disease.

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiMedical education2002
Children's Hospital BostonFellowship
Mount Sinai School of MedicineInternshipMedicine
Mount Sinai School of MedicineResidencyMedicine
Mount Sinai School of MedicineResidencyInternal Medicine
UW - Division of CardiologyFellowshipCardiology


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease2010
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