Jeanne Engstrom Poole M.D.

 Jeanne  Engstrom Poole M.D.

Bio

Dr. Poole is a UW professor of medicine in the division of cardiology. Her clinical interests include patients with heart rhythm disorders such as rapid…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"Every patient is equally important and deserves consideration of his/her
concerns and symptoms. I believe each patient is a partner in his/her health care. Patients should be provided with adequate information and education regarding their concerns or illness in order to make the best decision for evaluation and treatment options."

Personal Interests

Family, skiing, walking, hiking and reading books.

Clinical Interests

Abnormal fast and slow heart rhythm disorders and evaluation of patients at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, both those with underlying heart disease or individuals with heritable disorders that place them at risk. Also, management of heart rhythm disorders associated with heart failure, congenital heart disease and cardiac muscle disorders.

Research Interests

 

Prevention of sudden cardiac death through the use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators, automatic external defibrillation, technologic advancements in implantable devices to treat heart rhythm disorders and assessing complications of device procedures.

 

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1980
Univ. of Minnesota SOMInternship
UW - Division of CardiologyFellowship
UW - Division of General Internal MedicineResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1980

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Internal MedicineClinical Cardiac Electrophysiology1992
American Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease1987
American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine1983
Dr. Poole is a UW professor of medicine in the division of cardiology. Her
clinical interests include patients with heart rhythm disorders such as rapid rhythms, slow rhythms, identification of episodes of passing out, evaluation for individuals at risk for cardiac arrest and evaluation for pacemaker or implantable defibrillators.

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