Kevin Douglas O'Brien M.D., F.A.H.A.

 Kevin  Douglas O'Brien M.D., F.A.H.A.

Specialties and Expertise

Cardiology, Heart Failure, Transplant Surgery


Regional Heart Center




Primary Location

Cardiac Clinic & Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St., 3rd Floor
Seattle, WA 98195
Phone: 206.598.4300|Map It 


Kevin Douglas O'Brien, M.D., F.A.H.A., is a cardiologist at the Cardiology Clinic at UW Medical Center. Dr. O'Brien is also a UW professor of Medicine.

Dr. O'Brien believes in creating an active partnership with patients to deliver the best possible care.

Dr. O'Brien earned his M.D. at the UW. 
He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases. He is expert in congestive heart failure, cardiac transplantation and lipid disorders, with clinical experience in
 post-cardiac transplant care, congestive heart failure and cardiovascular risk modification and prevention. Dr. O'Brien's research interests include lipid disorders, diabetes and atherosclerosis, aortic valve disease pathogenesis and diabetic cardiomyopathy.

Personal Interests

When Dr. O'Brien isn't practicing medicine, he enjoys spending time hiking and traveling.

Teaching Interests

Scope of Care


Univ. of Washington, School of MedicineMedical education1984


Board Certifications

American Board of Internal MedicineAdvanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology2014
American Board of Internal MedicineCardiovascular Disease1991
American Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine1987
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