Nita Khandelwal, MD, MS

Associate Professor

Critical Care Medicine

Harborview Medical Center

About Me

Dr. Khandelwal believes in providing patients and their families with the knowledge, support and resources needed to cope with critical illness. She is dedicated to delivering patient-centered care, ensuring that the medical care she delivers matches individual patient and family values and preferences. Her clinical interests include trauma, surgical critical care and neurocritical care.


Research interests include economics of critical illness, end-of-life care, critical care outcomes and resource utilization in the ICU

Harborview Medical Center

Medical School
Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, 2006

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2010, Anesthesiology

UW – Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, 2011

Graduate School

UW – School of Pharmacy, The Comparative Outcomes, Policy and Economics Institute, 2013, MS degree

Board Certification
Critical Care Med. (Anes), 2022, American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology, 2022, American Board of Anesthesiology

Traveling, cooking, and spending time with family