Jordan M. Prutkin M.D., M.H.S., F.H.R.S.

 Jordan  M. Prutkin M.D., M.H.S., F.H.R.S.

Bio

Dr. Prutkin is a UW Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Section of Electrophysiology. He sees patients with heart…

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Patient Care Philosophy

"For the secret of the care of the patient is in caring for the patient."

Personal Interests

Reading, music, home improvement, hiking and baseball.

Clinical Interests

He sees patients with heart rhythm disorders, with a focus on the ablation of arrhythmias such atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, and ventricular tachycardia. He also is active in implanting and managing patients with biventricular devices, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICD) and pacemakers, and is one of the most experienced operators in the northwest with the new subcutaneous ICD. Lastly, he is one of the few physicians in the region experienced with laser removal of ICD and pacemaker leads.

Research Interests

Dr. Prutkin's main research interest is in the prevention and management of pacemaker and ICD infection. In addition, he is active in the field of sports cardiology, working on methodologies to reduce the rate of cardiac arrest in athletes.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Yale School of MedicineMedical education2002
Duke UniversityMaster
Johns Hopkins University SOMResidency
UW - Division of CardiologyFellowship
UW - Division of CardiologyFellowship

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2002

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of Internal MedicineClinical Cardiac Electrophysiology2009
American Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease2008
American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine2005
Dr. Prutkin is a UW Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Section of Electrophysiology. He sees patients with heart rhythm disorders, with a focus on the ablation of arrhythmias such atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, and ventricular tachycardia. He also is active in implanting and managing patients with biventricular devices, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICD) and pacemakers, and is one of the most experienced operators in the northwest with the new subcutaneous ICD. Lastly, he is one of the few physicians in the region experienced with laser removal of ICD and pacemaker leads.

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