Heart Center Electrophysiology

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The electrophysiology team manages all types of heart rhythm disorders in children. Our experienced team provides patient care both in the inpatient and outpatient settings.   

Electrophysiology Staff

Our team consists of experienced pediatric electrophysiologists trained to treat all types of pediatric and congenital arrhythmias. Other team members include electrophysiology nurses and specialized technicians. We provide continuous coverage on a 24/7 basis and utilize the latest technology and treatment methods to give every patient the best possible outcome.

Common Conditions Treated

  • Supraventricular and ventricular tachycardia
  • Congenital or acquired heart block or sinus node dysfunction
  • Arrhythmia syndromes
  • Unexplained syncope and cardiac arrest

Services Provided

  • Comprehensive history and physical exam
  • Consultation for various rhythm disorders
  • ECG recording services 
    • 12-lead electrocardiography
    • Event recorders for unpredictable events
    • 24-hour ambulatory Holter monitoring
    • Implantable loop recorders
  • Invasive electrophysiologic testing
    • Transesophageal electrophysiologic (EP) study
    • Intracardiac comprehensive EP study
  • Catheter based treatment of supraventricular or ventricular tachycardia
    • Radiofrequency current and cryoablation
    • 3-D electroanatomic mapping for all invasive cases to reduce radiation exposure and improve accuracy for ablation procedures
  • Pacemakers (transvenous or epicardial)
  • Defibrillators (transvenous or epicardial)
  • Genetic testing and consultations for patients with inherited arrhythmia syndromes

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