James N. Kirkpatrick M.D. Accepting new patients

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Specialities

Cardiology, Palliative care

Languages

English

Biography

James Kirkpatrick, M.D., is a board certified physician, director of the Echocardiography Laboratory at UW Medical Center, a UW associate professor of Medicine and Cardiology and an adjunct associate professor of Bioethics and Humanities.

Dr. Kirkpatrick strives to create active partnerships with his patients to achieve the best possible outcomes.

Dr. Kirkpatrick earned his M.D. from Loma Linda University, California. He is triple board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography and Internal Medicine. His clinical and research interests include echocardiography for patients with or at risk for heart failure, patients with cardiac assist devices, patients from medically underserved areas and the measurement of pressures inside the heart, cardiac palliative care and clinical medical ethics in cardiology.

Personal Interests

In his spare time, Dr. Kirkpatrick enjoys reading and travelling, especially on medical missions.
Cardiac Clinic & Services at UWMC

Cardiology Clinic at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor Seattle, WA 98195

206.598.4300

Advanced heart failure, Behavioral healthcare, Cardiac electrophysiology, Cardiology

University of Chicago Medical Center

Fellowship, 2006, Cardiovascular Medicine

University of Chicago

Fellowship, 2002, Medical Ethics

Yale New Haven Hospital

Residency, 2001, Internal Medicine

Yale New Haven Hospital

Internship, 1999, Internal Medicine

Loma Linda University School of Medicine

Medical education, 1998

University of Pennsylvania - School of Medicine

Teaching Appointment

 

Board Certifications
  • Echocardiography, 2006, National Board of Echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular Disease, 2006, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, 2001, American Board of Internal Medicine