Kathleen K. Berfield, MD

Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA

Kathleen S. Berfield, MD is a board-certified thoracic surgeon and Assistant Professor of Surgery at the University of Washington Medical Center. She serves as the Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the Veterans Affairs Puget Sound HCS and is an Associate Program Director for the cardiothoracic surgery residency programs at the University of Washington.

Dr. Berfield earned her M.D. from the University of Washington School of Medicine. She is actively involved with the Society of Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Berfield works primarily at the VA Puget Sound where she cares for the region’s Veteran population.

Dr. Berfield’s clinical interests include general thoracic surgery and lung transplantation. Her academic interest is resident and medical student education.

Terms of Appointment: Mar 2019 - Mar 2021