Dr. Jordan Prutkin listening to a patient's heart. Photo Clare McLean/UW Medicine.
Dr. Jordan Prutkin listening to a patient's heart. Photo Clare McLean/UW Medicine.

The Heart Institute provides comprehensive care for all types of cardiac conditions and diseases.

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.


Exterior Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle Children's Hospital Heart Center

Appointments: (206) 987-2515

Exterior UW Stadium

UW Center for Sports Cardiology

Appointments: (206) 520-5000

Valley Medical Center

Cardiology Clinic at Valley Medical Center

Appointments: (425) 251-5110

VA Medical Center

VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Appointments: (206) 764-2008

Heart Institute at Mountlake Terrace entrance

Heart Institute at Mountlake Terrace

Appointments: (206) 598-9091