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

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

George K. Joseph, MD,
HIMG
 

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