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Cardiac Electrophysiology

The experienced physicians and staff at St. Mary’s offer the latest state-of-the-art techniques and procedures for treating heart rhythm irregularities.

Symptoms of a heart rhythm irregularity include:

  • Palpitations
  • Fainting
  • Heart racing
  • Irregular heartbeat

Physicians at St. Mary’s treat the following diseases:

  • Tachycardia
  • Bradycardia
  • Syncope/presyncope
  • WPW syndrome (pre-excitation)
  • Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)
  • Atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Long QT syndrome
  • Brugada syndrome
  • Congestive heart failure

Procedures include:

  • Electrophysiology study
  • Ablation of:
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Atrial fibrillation/flutter
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Frequent symptomatic PVCs
  • Inappropriate sinus tachycardia
  • Implantation and management of:
  • Permanent pacemaker
  • Cardioverter-cefibrillator
  • CRT (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
  • Event loop recorder
  • Extraction of pacemaker/ICD leads
  • Electrical cardioversion
  • Tilt table test
  • Holter monitors/event monitors

Our Physicians:

St. Mary’s Electrophysiology, a department of St. Mary’s Medical Center, Highlawn Medical Building, 2828 First Ave., Suite 510, Huntington, WV 25702, (304) 399-7548

Esam Baryun, MD,
St. Mary’s Electrophysiology
Aamir Cheema, MD,
St. Mary’s Electrophysiology

HIMG, 5170 US 60, Huntington, WV 25705, (304) 528-4690

George K. Joseph, MD,

For more information, call St. Mary’s Regional Heart Institute at (304) 526-6029.