Denise C. Joffe, MD


Pediatric Anesthesiology

Pediatric Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Seattle Children's Hospital
UW Medical Center - Montlake

About Me

Practice Goal
To provide the highest quality care to my patients and to teach the next generation of anesthesiologist. To optimize the anesthetic care of adult congenital heart disease patients.

Pediatric PBM and ACHD

Medical school
McGill University

Graduate School
McGill University 1991

Mount Sinai Hospital 1992

Board Certification
Anesthesiology, pediatric Anesthesiology, Advanced Perioperative Echocardiography

Joffe D, Shi M, Welker C. Understanding cardiac shunts. Pediatr Anaesth 2018, 28(4):316-25 Joffe D, Krishnan SK, Eisses M, Krieger EV, Jones TK. The use of transesophageal echocardiography in the management of baffle leaks in a patient with transposition of the great arteries. A A Case Rep 2018;1-3.

Joffe DC, Sheu R, Keeshan BC, Burbano-Vera N. The Role of Novel Transcatheter Procedures in Patients with congenital heart disease. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2020 Jul 9:S1053-0770(20)30649-2.

Playing outside: skiing, mountain biking, hiking, photography