Regional Heart Center

Care Providers

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Nazem Akoum M.D., M.S.

Dr. Akoum is director of the UW atrial fibrillation program and associate professor of medicine. In addition to his vast expertise in catheter ablation of…
Specialties and Expertise: Electrophysiology-Arrhythmias

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Gabriel S. Aldea M.D.

Dr. Aldea is a UW professor of surgery in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery and section chief for adult cardiac surgery. He specializes in minimally…
Specialties and Expertise: Cardiovascular Surgery, Vascular Surgery

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Jennifer Ann Beckman M.S.N., A.R.N.P., C.H.F.N.

Jennifer Beckman, MSN, ARNP is a nurse practitioner in the Division of Cardiology, specializing in heart failure, mechanical circulatory support and…
Specialties and Expertise: Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support, Transplant Surgery

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Kelley Robert Branch M.D., M.S.

Dr. Branch, a UW associate professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology, has particular expertise in advanced cardiac imaging, including cardiac…
Specialties and Expertise: Cardiology, Cardiovascular Surgery

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Michael Anthony Chen M.D., Ph.D.

Dr. Chen, UW associate professor of medicine in the Division of Cardiology, has special expertise in treating older patients with cardiovascular disease. …
Specialties and Expertise: Cardiology, Internal Medicine

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Richard K. Cheng M.D.

Richard Cheng is a UW assistant professor in the division of cardiology. He is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease and has a…
Specialties and Expertise: Cardiology

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