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Peter Zimetbaum, MD

Specialty: Cardiac Electrophysiology

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Dr. Zimetbaum is the Associate Chief and Clinical Director of Cardiology at BIDMC and the Richard and Susan Smith Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is a clinical electrophysiologist with a particular interest in the clinical management of atrial fibrillation, sudden death syndromes and complex device management. Dr. Zimetbaum directs the ECG and Arrhythmia Core Laboratory at the Baim Institute for Clinical Research.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

Arrhythmia monitoring and management, Cardioversion, Catheter ablation, Counseling for anticoagulation therapy, Consultations for atrial fibrillation ablation and anti-arrhythmic drugs, Defibrillator and permanent pacemaker implantation, Lead extraction

Awards or Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University

Internship/Residency/Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Insurances Accepted

Special expertise

Atrial Fibrillation