Dr. Prutkin is a cardiac electrophysiologist who practices at University of Washington Medical Center and the Eastside Specialty Center. He sees patients…
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Patient Care Philosophy
"For the secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient."
Reading, music, spending time with his family and baseball.
He sees patients with all types of heart rhythm disorders, including atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, SVT, ventricular tachycardia, bradycardia (slow heart rates), or who are at risk for sudden death. He sees patients who need an ablation or cardiac device implanted for these heart rhythm problems.
Dr. Prutkin's main research interest is the management of heart rhythm abnormalities in athletes and prevention of sudden death on the playing field. His other interest is in the prevention and management of pacemaker and ICD infections.
|Yale School of Medicine||Medical education||2002
|Johns Hopkins University SOM||Residency||Internal Medicine||
|UW - Division of Cardiology||Fellowship||Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology||
|UW - Division of Cardiology||Fellowship||Cardiology||
|American Board of Internal Medicine||Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology||2009
|American Board of Internal Medicine||Cardiovascular Disease||2008