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Anuj Basil, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine
Program Director, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

Anuj Basil
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Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Arrhythmia evaluation and management
  • Atrial fibrillation (Afib)
  • Atrial flutter
  • Cardiac catheter ablation
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Complex arrhythmia management
  • Electrophysiology (EP) testing
  • His bundle pacing
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillator
  • Intracardiac Echocardiography (ICE)
  • Laser lead extraction
  • Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion (Watchman)
  • Permanent Pacemaker Implantation
  • Pulmonary Vein Isolation (PVI)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA)
  • Sudden Cardiac Death
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
  • Syncope (Fainting)
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

Research Interests

  • Predicting response and Identifying candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Antibiotic management surrounding CIEO Implantation
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Electrophysiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2017
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, 2016
  • Residency, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
  • Internship, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
  • MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2009
  • AB, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, 2005


  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology


  • Basil, A., Lubitz, S.A.. Noseworthy, P.A., Reynolds, M.R., Gold, H., Yassa, D., Kramer, D. (2017). Periprocedural Antibiotic Prophylaxis tor Cardiac Implantable Electrical Device Procedures: Results from a Heart Rhylhm Society Surgery. JACC EP. (In press)
  • Hamilton, R., Patel, S., Lee, E.B., Jackson, E.M., Lopinto, J., Arnold, S,E., Clark. C.M., Basil, A., Shaw, LM., Xie, S.X., Grady, M.S., Trojanowski, J.Q. (2010). Lack of shunt response in suspected idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus with Alzheimer disease pathology. Annals of Neurology. 68(4), 535-40
  • Heuer, G.G., Stiefel, M.F., Nagpal, S., Basil, A., Smith, D., Zager, E.L (2008). Carotid Endarterectomy under Regional Anesthesia: A Primer for the Uninitiated. Neurosurgery Quarterly 18, 201-206
  • Stiefel, M.F., Heuer, G.G., Basil, A.K., Welgele, J.B., Sutton, L.N., Hurst, R,W,, Storm, P.B. (2008), Endovascular and surglcal treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms In pediatric patients. Neurosurgery 63(5), 859-866