Srdjan Jelacic M.D.

 Srdjan Jelacic M.D.

Bio

Dr. Jelacic is an assistant professor of anesthesiology at UW Medical Center. His expertise includes providing anesthesia care for cardiac, thoracic and…

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Patient Care Philosophy

I enjoy providing care for patients undergoing cardiac or thoracic surgery and guiding them through the stressful perioperative process. I am committed to compassionate and safe anesthesia care to ensure a positive anesthesia experience for all patients.

Personal Interests

Tennis, bicycling.

Clinical Interests

Cardiothoracic anesthesiology; perioperative echocardiography.

Research Interests

Operating room patient safety; simulation in medical education.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education2006
UW - Cardiothoracic Anesthesia FellowshipFellowship
UW - Dept. of AnesthesiologyResidency
Virginia Mason Medical CenterInternship

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD2006

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
National Board of EchocardiographyEchocardiography2012
American Board of AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology2011
Dr. Jelacic is an assistant professor of anesthesiology at UW Medical Center. His expertise includes providing anesthesia care for cardiac, thoracic and vascular surgery patients as well as interventional cardiology patients. He also conducts research on perioperative patient safety including projects studying the use of checklists in the operating room and medication safety. He is also interested in the use of simulation for medical education purposes.

Dr. Jelacic earned his bachelor's degree and M.D. from the University of Washington. He continued his training at the University of Washington and completed residency in anesthesiology and pain medicine with specialty fellowship training in cardiothoracic anesthesiology.

He is board certified in anesthesiology and perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. He is also a member of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, American Society of Echocardiography and the International Anesthesia Research Society.