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Hospitals recommendedCan anyone give me a hospital that is best for ablation or maze in Florida or New England?
Cantrell, March 10, 2018 8:14am ESTI live in south Florida and would be interested in this answer also.
Millerrep, March 11, 2018 4:04am ESTDr. Fishel who operates out of JFK Hospital in Pam Beach County, Lake Worth area. Hi ratings, busy and many consider at the top of the field.
dave205, March 12, 2018 4:44am ESTTop U.S. Heart Treatment Centers, Patient Group, Form Alliance to Improve Irregular Heartbeat CareSentara Heart Hospital – Norfolk, VA Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute – Los Angeles, CA St. Helena Arrhythmia Center – Napa Valley, CA St. Vincent’s Medical Center – Bridgeport, CT Orlando Health Heart Institute – Orlando, FL StopAfib.org https://www.stopafib.org/newsitem.cfm/NEWSID/523/National-Alliance-of-Integrated-AFib-Centers/atrial-fibrillation-treatment Copyright © 2007 – 2018 StopAfib.org • All Rights Reserved
teanderson, March 12, 2018 11:54pm ESTI live right here in Norfolk area. Who is the best EP in this area?
dave205, March 13, 2018 4:12am ESTTOP CARDIAC ELECTROPHYSIOLOGISTS IN NORFOLK, VAhttps://www.castleconnolly.com/doctors/results2.cfm
Mellanie at StopAfib.org, March 14, 2018 6:27am EST
teanderson,It is not possible to know who are the best doctors (those "best doctor" lists are often just paid advertisements).Philip J Gentlesk, MD, FHRS, FACC, is the EP at Sentara in Norfolk that was involved in forming the National Alliance of Integrated Afib Centers mentioned in the article above that Dave posted. (Dr. Jonathan Philpott is the surgeon there at Sentara who is president of the alliance.)I encourage those looking for electrophysiology (EP) specialists to check our Afib Services Locator at StopAfib.org (https://www.stopafib.org/find.cfm) or the directory at their medical society, the Heart Rhythm Society Those who have earned the FHRS (Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society) designation are generally the most skilled and most experienced.Mellanie