Denise C. Joffe, MD

Anesthesia

On staff since August 2006

Academic Title: Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    "Best Teacher" of the Year Award Seattle Children's Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology 2008
    Faculty Scholar McGill University, Faculty of Medcine 1984 - 1985
    Scholarship, Preparing Anatomy Specimens McGill Unversity 1982
    Faculty Scholar McGill University, Faculty of Science 1981 - 1982
    McConnell Award McGill University, Faculty of Science 1981 - 1982
  • Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Gleitch S, Ross F, Joffe D, Latham G
      Perioperative and Anesthetic Considerations in patients with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum
      Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth , 101-9
    • Ross FJ, Nasr V, Latham GJ, Joffe D
      Atrioventricular Canal
      Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 21(3)221-228
    • Parikh R, Eisses M, Latham GJ, Joffe DC, Ross FJ et al.
      Perioperative and anesthetic considerations in truncus arteriosus.
      Semin Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth , 22(3)285-93
    • Joffe D, Shi M, Welker C
      Understanding cardiac shunts
      Pediatr Anaesth , 001-10
    • Ross F, Radman M, Latham G. Joffe D
      Preoperative malnutrition is associated with increased mortality and adverse outcomes after pediatric cardiac surgery
      Cardiol in Young , 27(9)1716-1725
    • Richards M, Latham G, Ross F, Eisses M, Geiduschek J, Joffe D
      To OTE or not to OTE: That is the question: Current international trends of on the table extubation after pediatric cardiac surgery
      J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, S1053-0770

    Published Books, Videos, Software, etc.

    • Denise C. Joffe, MD
      TEE video clips of congenital heart disease with explanations
      e-echocardiogrphy, eotd@e-echocardiography.com. https://e-echocardiography.com/page/page.php?UID=11223101

    Published Abstracts

    • Latham, G., Veneracion, M., Bosenberg, A., Joffe, D., Flack, S., Low, D.
      High frequency micro-ultrasound for vascular access in young children - a feasibility study by the High frequency UltraSound in Kids studY (HUSKY) group
      Las Vegas, NV: society for Pediatric Anesthesiology Winter Meeting 2013., 2013

    Other Publications

    • Joffe, D.
      Congenital heart disease in Intraoperative Echocardiography
      Oxorn D (Ed.), Practical Echocardiography Series, 2012 : 183-211
    • Eisses M, Verma S, Gurvitz M, Joffe DC
      Echo rounds: intramural left coronary artery.
      20584870 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2010 Aug. : 354-7
    • Joffe DC, Oxorn DC
      Transitional atrioventricular canal.
      19608802 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2009 Aug. : 358-60
    • Joffe DC, Richards M, Eisses M, Emerson B, Geiduschek J
      Elastin arteriopathy and William syndrome: do you feel lucky?
      19535725 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2009 July : 286-7; author reply 287
    • Joffe DC, Rivo J, Oxorn DC
      Coronary sinus atrial septal defect.
      18806021 Anesthesia and analgesia, 2008 Oct. : 1163-5
    • Delpizzo KR, Joffe DC, Finkel JC
      Tracheal bronchus in 10-month-old patient for thoracoscopic resection of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation.
      16918667 Paediatric anaesthesia, 2006 Sept. : 997-8
    • Joffe, D., Stout, K.
      Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography
      Stout K, Lewin M (Ed.), Practical Echocardiography Book 4.
    • 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 , 1-3

  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Anesthetic and intraoperative management of Truncus Arteriosus Combined interdisciplinary cardiac surgery, cardiology, cardiac anesthesia and critical care teaching conference unknown Jan. 1, 2009
    Anesthetic and intraoperative management of Tetralogy of Fallot Combined interdisciplinary cardiac surgery, cardiology, cardiac anesthesia and critical care teaching conference unknown Jan. 1, 2009
    Anesthetic and intraoperative management of Transposition of the Great Arteries Combined interdisciplinary cardiac surgery, cardiology, cardiac anesthesia and critical care teaching conference unknown Jan. 1, 2009
    Adult congenital heart disease Resident lecture series University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA 2017-present
    Workshop director for intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology-Annual meeting Austin, Texas 2017
    Anesthesia for congenital heart disease Northwest Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians annual meeting 2018 Seattle, WA
    UW SIM session contributor Seattle, WA 2018
    Not for adults only! New percutaneous interventions (podium presentation) Congenital Cardiac Anesthesiology Society, annual meeting 2018 Phoenix, AZ
    Not for adults only! Percutaneous interventional procedures Seattle Children’s Hospital Catheterization laboratory nurses lecture series 2018 Seattle, WA
    Point of care ultrasound- cardiac imaging teacher Ron Lemire Northwest Symposium on contemporary pediatric critical care 2018 Seattle, WA
    Workshop director for intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology- Annual meeting 2018 Phoenix, AZ

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology
Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography

Medical/Professional School

McGill University, Montreal

Residency

Family Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester
Anesthesiology, Royal Victoria Hospital McGill University, Montreal, Quebec

Fellowship

Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York

Clinical Interests

Pediatric cardiac anesthesiology, specifically congenital heart disease

Research: use of dexmetetomidine in patients with single ventricle physiology and patients post-heart transplant