Derya Caglar, MD

Derya Caglar, MD

Emergency Medicine

On staff since August 2008

Academic Title: Associate Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Biography

    Derya Caglar, MD, is an emergency attending physician at Seattle Childrens Hospital and assistant professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. She earned her MD from New York Medical College.

    She completed her residency at Childrens Hospital Oakland and a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. She is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics. Caglar is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Emergency Physicians. She is PALS, ATLS, and ACLS certified.

  • Patient Testimonials

  • Publications

    Other Publications

    • Buckelew S, Slivka M, Caglar D, Kwun R, Gupta R, Ros S
      Index of suspicion.
      20679101 Pediatrics in review / American Academy of Pediatrics, 2010 Aug. : 341-6
    • Caglar D, Brown JC, Klein EJ
      Illustrative presentations of the failing heart in the acutely ill child: two case reports.
      20062587 Cases journal, 2009 Dec 15 : 9326


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Medical/Professional School

New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY


Children's Hospital Oakland, Oakland, CA


Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

Clinical Interests

Sedation and pain control, critical care transport, international medicine.

Research Focus Area

Translational Research