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Jeffrey Smietana, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Jeffrey Smietana
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Arrhythmia diagnosis, management and treatment
  • Atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
  • Catheter ablation
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy (CRT)
  • Cardioversions
  • Conduction system pacing
  • Electrophysiology testing
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Intracardiac echocardiography (ICE)
  • Implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD) implantation and management
  • Implantable rhythm monitor
  • Inappropriate sinus tachycardia (IST)
  • Laser lead extraction
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion (Watchman)
  • Pacemaker implantation and management
  • Palpitations
  • Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS)
  • PVC ablation
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Rhythm monitoring and arrhythmia detection
  • Syncope (fainting)
  • Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)
  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
  • Voltage mapping

Research Interests

  • The subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • Residency, Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA


  • Internal Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Cardiovascular Disease


  • American College of Cardiology
  • Heart Rhythm Society

Honors & Awards

  • Humanism in Medicine Award, Arnold P. Gold Foundation

Digital Bibliography

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