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

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

Languages

  • English
  • German

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic anesthesia
  • Critical care medicine
  • General anesthesiology
  • Interventional echocardiography

Bio

G. Burkhard Mackensen, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.S.E., is UW Medicine's chief of of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, UW's Medical Education and Research endowed professor in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and adjunct professor of Cardiology and 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. 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 1995
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Residency 1997
Duke University Medical Center Fellowship 2000
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Residency 2002
Technische Universitat Med School Other Education 2005
Klinikum rechts der Isar, Technische Universitaet Muenchen Fellowship 2002
Degree Institution Year
MD University of Hamburg 1994

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
National Board of Echocardiography Echocardiography 2000