Kristen K Patton, MD, FACC

Kristen K. Patton, M.D.


Dr. Patton is an electrophysiologist in the Division of Cardiology at the University of Washington.  She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Chicago, and a medical degree from Oregon Health Sciences University. She completed internal medicine residency, cardiology fellowship, and electrophysiology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.   She is Program Director of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship, and has a strong interest in teaching and learningHer clinical interest is in the diagnosis and procedural management of cardiac arrhythmic disorders, particularly in the area of cardiac implanted devices.  Her research interests include risk prediction of sudden cardiac death and atrial fibrillation; cardiovascular implanted electronic devices (CIEDs); and learning, assessment, and simulation in medical education.