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Specialties

Cardiothoracic anesthesia, Critical care medicine, General anesthesiology, Interventional echocardiography

Languages

English, German

Biography

G. Burkhard Mackensen, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.S.E., is UW Medicine's chief of of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, UW's Medical Education and Research endowed professor in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and adjunct professor of Cardiology and Medicine.

Dr. Mackensen is an internationally recognized expert in cardiothoracic anesthesiology, critical care medicine and interventional echocardiography.

Dr. Mackensen earned his M.D. from the University of Hamburg, Germany and his Ph.D. from the Technical University in Munich, Germany. His clinical interests include cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesiology, critical care medicine, transesophageal echocardiography and interventional echocardiography. His research interests include clinical outcomes after cardiothoracic surgery, utility of three-dimensional echocardiography and value of three-dimensional printing of the heart and its components.

Personal Interests

Together with his family, Dr. Mackensen enjoys spending time in the outdoors of the Pacific Northwest. He particularly enjoys skiing, bicycling, hiking and sailing.
Anesthesiology Clinical Services at UWMC

Anesthesiology Clinical Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.520.5000

General anesthesiology, Pain management

Cardiac Rehabilitation at Northwest Hospital

Cardiac Rehabilitation at Northwest Hospital

McMurray Medical Building, 1536 N. 115th St. Seattle, WA 98133

206.668.6550

General cardiology

Technische Universitat Med School

Other Education, 2005

Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen

Fellowship, 2002, Critical Care Medicine

Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen

Residency, 2002, Anesthesiology

Duke University Medical Center

Fellowship, 2000, Anesthesiology

Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen

Residency, 1997, Anesthesiology

Universitaetsklinikum Muenster

Residency, 1995, Internal Medicine

University of Hamburg

Medical education, 1994

Duke Univ. School of Medicine

Master

 

Board Certifications
  • Echocardiography, 2000, National Board of Echocardiography