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Creighton Don

CREIGHTON W. DON, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Attending Physician, University of Washington Medical Center

 

 

University of Washington Medical Center 
1959 NE Pacific Street 
Box 356116
Seattle, WA 98195-6116 

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, Massechusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 2009
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2008
  • MS, Public Health, Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2008
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2004
  • MD, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 2001
  • PhD, English Language and Literature, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2001
  • BA, English Literature, University of California, Berkeley, CA, 1993
 
 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, 2009
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, 2007
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004

 

AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Atrial Septal Defect Closure
  • Valvular Heart Disease
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

 

SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • National Institutes of Health - Institute for Translational Health Sciences, KL2 Training Grant, 2010
  • Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program Endowed Prize in Health Policy and Economics, 2008
  • Cardiology Fellowship Research Grant, Vascular Biology Working Group, 2007

 

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS 

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 Selected Publications

 
 
Mikhova KM, Don CW, Laflamme M, Kellum JA, Mulligan MS, Verrier ED, Rabkin DG "Effect of cytokine hemoadsorption on brain death-induced ventricular dysfunction in a porcine model." The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery 2013 Jan; 145; 1; 215-23; discussion 223-4
 
 
Roth GA, Dean LS, Don CW "Rapid-exchange guide catheter extension for extending the reach of an AL3 guide in a patient with a long, dilated ascending aorta." Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 2012 Dec; 80; 7; 1218-20
 
 
Mitchell MD, Hong JA, Lee BY, Umscheid CA, Bartsch SM, Don CW "Systematic review and cost-benefit analysis of radial artery access for coronary angiography and intervention." Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes 2012 Jul; 5; 4; 454-62
 
 
Don C, Gupta PP, Witzke C, Kesarwani M, Cubeddu RJ, Inglessis I, Palacios IF "Patients with small left ventricular size undergoing balloon aortic valvuloplasty have worse intraprocedural outcomes." Catheterization and cardiovascular interventions : official journal of the Society for Cardiac Angiography & Interventions 2012 Nov; 80; 6; 946-54
 
 
Riley RF, Don CW, Powell W, Maynard C, Dean LS "Trends in coronary revascularization in the United States from 2001 to 2009: recent declines in percutaneous coronary intervention volumes." Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes 2011 Mar; 4; 2; 193-7