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The Heart Institute is the unifying base for cardiac clinical care at UW Medicine, where our world-class physicians provide comprehensive care for all types of cardiac conditions and diseases.

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Our multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, anesthesiologists and other highly-trained clinicians is internationally recognized for their expertise in treating:

  • Valvular heart disease
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Heart rhythm disturbances such as atrial fibrillation
  • Heart failure
  • Adult congenital heart disease.

We’re also adept at performing advanced procedures and complex surgeries, including heart transplantation, ablations and percutaneous heart valve replacement.

Research and Innovation

Physicians at the Heart Institute are national leaders in clinical trials with the goal of safely adopting innovative, proven treatments. We’re the most experienced center in the Northwest for state-of-the-art procedures such as implantable cardiac defibrillators, mechanical circulatory support devices, and transcatheter aortic valve replacement. We’re also committed to educating the next generation of physicians by offering the only full cardiovascular services training program in the Northwest.

Convenient and Comprehensive Care

Located in Seattle, Washington, the Heart Institute provides patient care at UW Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital Medical Center and Valley Medical Center, as well as clinics and affiliates in Bellevue, Edmonds and other convenient locations. If you need testing, we also offer a full spectrum of cardiovascular diagnostic services with ECG/EKG, echocardiography, CT angiography, cardiac MR, and nuclear stress testing.


UWHI at Montlake

Heart Institute at UW Medical Center - Montlake

Appointments: (206) 598-4300

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Harborview Medical Center

Heart Institute at Harborview Medical Center (HMC)

Appointments: (206) 520-5000

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Northwest Hospital

Heart Institute at UW Medical Center - Northwest

Appointments: (206) 363-1004

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Eastside specialty

Heart Institute at Eastside Specialty Center

Appointments: (425) 646-7777

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Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle Children's Hospital Heart Center

Appointments: (206) 987-2000

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Edmonds Regional Heart Center

Heart Institute at Mountlake Terrace

Appointments: (206) 598-9091

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VA Hospital

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Appointments: (206) 764-2008

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Heart Institute at South Lake Union

Appointments: (206) 598-4300

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UW football stadium

UW Center for Sports Cardiology

Appointments: (206) 520-5000

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UWHI at Balalrd

Heart Institute at Ballard

Appointments: (206) 363-1004

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