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Smit Vasaiwala, MD

Smit Vasaiwala, MD

Medicine

Cardiology
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken

English
Patient Ratings
4.9 / 5 (103 Ratings)

Clinical Expertise

  • Ablation Catheter Application For Complex Arrhythmia
  • Ablation Of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation Of Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Ablations For Arrhythmias
  • Arrhythmia
  • Biventricular Pacing
  • Defibrillator Device
  • Electrophysiology
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation Of Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • Ventricular Tachycardia

About Dr. Vasaiwala

Interests
Golf, Running

Medical Education

Medical School
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Residency
University of Michigan Medical Center - Internal Medicine: General
Fellowship
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Cardiology
  • Loyola University Medical Center - Electrophysiology

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty, Cardiology

Research

  • Conversion of persistent atrial fibrillation to sinus rhythm after LAA ligation with the LARIAT device Badhwar, N.; Mittal, S.; Rasekh, A.; Vasaiwala, S.; Musat, D.; S Naeini, P.; Fang, Q.; Nentwich, K.; Deneke, T.; Chang, J.; Lakkireddy, D.; Wilber, D.; Lee, R. J., INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Neurologic complications of catheter ablation/defibrillators/pacemakers. Vasaiwala, SC; Wilber, DJ, Handbook of clinical neurology
  • Prospective study of cardiac sarcoid mimicking arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia Vasaiwala, S. C.; Finn, C.; Delpriore, J.; Leya, F.; Gagermeier, J.; Akar, J. G.; Santucci, P.; Dajani, K.; Bova, D.; Picken, M. M.; Basso, C.; Marcus, F.; Wilber, D. J., Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology
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  • Posterior myocardial infarction: unique diagnosis to an elusive problem. Vasaiwala, S. C.; Schreiber, R., American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • A quality guarantee in acute coronary syndromes: the American College of Cardiology's Guidelines Applied in Practice program taken real-time. Vasaiwala, S.; Nolan, E.; Ramanath, V. S.; Fang, J.; Kearly, G.; Van Riper, S.; Kline-Rogers, E.; Otten, R.; Cody, R. A.; Eagle, K. A., American Heart Journal