G. Burkhard Mackensen M.D., Ph.D., F.A.S.E.

G. Burkhard Mackensen M.D., Ph.D., F.A.S.E.
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Languages

  • English
  • German

Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Interventional Echocardiography

Bio

G. Burkhard Mackensen, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.S.E., is a professor of anesthesiology, chief of the Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, UW Medical Education and Research Endowed Professor in Anesthesiology and an adjunct professor of medicine. Dr. Mackensen is an internationally recognized expert in cardiothoracic anesthesiology, critical care medicine and interventional echocardiography.

Dr. Mackensen earned his M.D. from the University of Hamburg, Germany and his Ph.D. from the Technical University in Munich, Germany. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at the University Hospital in Munich and fellowship in cardiothoracic anesthesia at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. He is board-certified in echocardiography.

His clinical interests include cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesiology, critical care medicine, transesophageal echocardiography and interventional echocardiography. His research interests include clinical outcomes after cardiothoracic surgery, utility of three-dimensional echocardiography and value of three-dimensional printing of the heart and its components.

Education

Institution Credential Year
Duke Univ. School of Medicine Master
University of Hamburg Medical education 1994
Universitaetsklinikum Muenster Residency
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Residency
Duke University Medical Center Fellowship
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Residency
Technische Universitat Med School Other Education 2005
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Fellowship
Degree Institution Year
MD University of Hamburg 1994

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
National Board of Echocardiography Echocardiography 2000