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Joshua M. Cooper, MD

Professor, Medicine
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Temple University Hospital

Joshua Cooper
For Patients
Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Patient education
  • Arrhythmia evaluation and electrophysiology studies
  • Cardioversions
  • Catheter ablations for all types of arrhythmias
  • Pacemaker, defibrillator (ICD), and biventricular device implantations
  • Laser lead extractions
  • Consultations on complex arrhythmia or device-related medical or surgical management
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 2003
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 2002
  • Internship and Residency, Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, 1999
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine,1996
  • AB, Biochemistry, Harvard University, 1992


  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology


  • Massachusetts Medical Society
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Heart Rhythm Society

Digital Bibliography

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Mountantonakis SE, Tschabrunn CM, Cooper JM. Same-Day Contralateral Implantation of a Permanent Device after Lead Extraction for Isolated Pocket Infection. Europace 2013; In Press.

Betensky BP, Tschabrunn CM, Zado ES, Goldberg LR, Marchlinski FE, Garcia FC, Cooper JM. Long-term follow-up of patients with cardiac sarcoidosis and implantable cardioverter-defibrillators. Heart Rhythm 2012;9:884-891.

Haqqani HM, Epstein LM, Cooper JM. Engineering and Construction of Pacemaker and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Leads. In: Ellenbogen KA, Wilkoff BL, Kay GN, Lau CP, eds. Clinical Cardiac Pacing, Defibrillation and Resynchronization Therapy. 4th Edition. Oxford, UK: Elsevier Publishing, 2011.

Cooper JM, Tzou W. Decrescendo AV node conduction can result in ventricular rate faster than atrial rate during atrial tachycardia: ICD electrogram analysis. Heart Rhythm 2010;7:282-284... Expand