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Specialties

Critical care medicine, General anesthesiology, Transplant anesthesiology

Languages

English

Biography

Tzevan Poon, M.D., is a board certified liver transplant and critical care anesthesiologist and director of the UW Medical Center's Surgical Intensive Care Unit and a UW assistant professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine and Medicine.

Dr. Poon and his team’s goal is to foster genuine relationships, to guide and advocate for each patient within the medical system and work with patients to deliver the best medical care possible. He also hopes to train the next generation of residents and medical students to be good listeners, compassionate healers and highly skilled physicians.

Dr. Poon earned his M.D. at Cornell. He is triple board certified in Critical Care, Internal Medicine and Anesthesiology. His clinical interests include liver transplant, diagnosis and management of coagulopathy, massive hemorrhage, complex cardiovascular shock and acute respiratory failure.

Personal Interests

In his free time Dr. Poon enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, cooking, and reading (and chatting) about ancient and modern history, geography and architecture. He was once a teacher in New York City, and a bicycle mechanic in a former life.
Anesthesiology Clinical Services at UWMC

Anesthesiology Clinical Services at UWMC

1959 NE Pacific St. Seattle, WA 98195

206.520.5000

General anesthesiology, Pain management

Columbia University - New York Presbyterian Hospital

Fellowship, 2013, Critical Care Medicine

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Residency, 2012, Internal Medicine

Stanford University Medical Center

Residency, 2010, Anesthesiology

UW - Division of General Internal Medicine

Internship, 2007, Internal Medicine

Weill Medical College of Cornell Univ

Medical education, 2006

 

Board Certifications
  • Critical Care Med. (Anes), 2015, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Internal Medicine, 2013, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Anesthesiology, 2011, American Board of Anesthesiology