Katherine Kozarek, MD

  • Anesthesiology


Katherine Kozarek, MD, is a UW Health anesthesiologist and an assistant professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. She specializes in cardiothoracic (heart and lung) anesthesia care.

Dr. Kozarek delivers anesthesia (pain medicine) and provides anesthesia care for patients before, during and after heart and lung surgery. She monitors and controls patients’ vital functions (such as breathing, heart rate and blood flow) to keep them safe and comfortable during surgical procedures.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Anesthesiology
Medical School
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C.
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL
  • University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL
  • University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL