Sara Nikravan, MD, FASE, FCCM

Associate Professor

Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Critical Care Medicine

UW Medical Center - Montlake

About Me

Vice Chair, Education

Director of Point of Care Ultrasound

Practice Goal
My mission is to foster excellence and growth in education for the department so as to ultimately promote the delivery of high quality patient care.

POCUS, Education


Medical School
Texas Tech University School of Medicine, 2006

Graduate School
Washington University in Saint Louis, Emergency Medicine, 2006 – 2008
Anesthesiology 2008 – 2011

Stanford University, Critical Care Medicine (2011-2012)
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology (2015-2016)

Board Certification
ABA:Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine; NBE: Advanced Perioperative Echocardiography

English, Farsi, Spanish


Beach volleyball, skiing, playing the Flute, weightlifting, writing poetry, cooking