Claudius W. Mahr, DO, FACC, FESC
Clinical Professor
Medicine
Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center

Faculty Information

Biography

Dr. Claudius Mahr, F.A.C.C, F.E.S.C., is a University of Washington cardiologist specializing in heart failure and heart transplantation, and a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine and Cardiac Surgery.

Dr. Mahr is Director of Clinical Integration, University of Washington Regional Heart Center, and Medical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support, at University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA.

He has received formal fellowship training and board certification in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology and has a wide range of experience in the care of patients with heart failure, assist devices and heart transplantation.

Dr. Mahr specializes in the comprehensive, longitudinal care of patients with all etiologies of heart failure and cardiomyopathy, utilizing the latest available medical, surgical and device therapies, including mechanical assist devices and heart transplantation.

He is board certified in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology, as well as Cardiology.

Dr. Mahr is an internationally recognized clinical researcher, invited faculty lecturer at national and international scientific meetings, and serves in several professional organizational leadership roles.

He is an active member of the American College of Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology, the Heart Failure Association of the ESC, ASAIO, and the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation.  He serves on the editorial board of Circulation: Heart Failure, as well as the ASAIO Journal.  He is part of the Executive Council of the American College of Cardiology Washington Chapter. 

Dr. Mahr is a member of the Western Society for Clinical Investigation, as well as the European Society for Clinical Investigation.

Education & Training: 
Fellowship in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
2011
Fellowship in Advanced Cardiovascular Imaging/Echocardiography
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, University of Illinois
Chicago, IL
2010
Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine
Dr. Claudius Mahr is a cardiologist specializing in heart failure and heart transplantation, and a UW clinical associate professor of medicine and cardiac surgery. Dr. Mahr is director of clinical integration, University of Washington Regional Heart Cente
Chicago, IL
2010
Residency in Internal Medicine
Northwestern University School of Medicine
Evanston, IL
2007
DO
Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Midwestern University
Doweer Grove, IL
2004