Jordan M. Prutkin, MD, MHS
Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center
Medical Director, University of Washington Medical Center Cardiology Clinic
Medical Director, University of Washington Medical Center Electrocardiography Lab
Associate Director, Center for Sports Cardiology

Faculty Information


Dr. Prutkin is a cardiac electrophysiologist who sees patients at the University of Washington Medical Center and Northwest Hospital. He treats patients with heart rhythm disorders with a focus on the ablation of arrhythmias such as atrial fibrillation, atrial flutter, supraventricular tachycardia, Wolff-Parkinson-White, premature ventricular contractions, and ventricular tachycardia. He is active in implanting and managing patients with biventricular devices, implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICD) and pacemakers, and is one of the most experienced operators in the Northwest with leadless pacemakers and subcutaneous ICDs. He is also a sports cardiologist, with a large practice of competitive and recreational athletes and exercises of all ages.

He is the Medical Director of the Cardiology Clinic at UWMC and Associate Director of the UW Center for Sports Cardiology.

His personal interests include reading, music, spending time with his family, and Premier League soccer.

Education & Training: 
Certificate in Medical Management
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Fellowship in Cardiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Residency in Internal Medicine
Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore, MD
Duke University
Durham, NC
Yale College
New Haven, CT
Yale College
New Haven, CT
Mailing Address: 

University of Washington Medical Center 
1959 NE Pacific Street 
Box 356422
Seattle, WA 98195-6422


Non-Clinical Administrative Support Contact:

Lori Joubert


For appointments or other clinical matters, please contact the Heart Institute.

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 
  • ICD/Pacemaker Infections and Lead Extraction
  • ICD and Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) Interactions
  • Sports Cardiology including Arrhythmias, Pacemaker/ICDs, and Related Issues in Athletes

  • Pacemaker and ICD infections and Other Complications

  • The Subcutaneous ICD

Clinical Interests: 
  • Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Device Infections
  • Pacemaker, ICD and Biventricular Device Implantation
  • Ablation of Cardiac Arrhythmias including Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Flutter, and Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Arrhythmias in Athletes