Arrhythmias

An arrhythmia is defined as any change in rhythm to the heartbeat (irregular heartbeat).

Tachycardia is any condition in which the heart beats too quickly; bradycardia, in contrast, occurs when the heart beats too slowly or in an irregular pattern.

One of the most common types arrhythmia is atrial fibrillation, a fast, irregular heart rhythm that can sometimes lead to stroke or heart failure.

Symptoms of arrhythmia

  • Shortness of breath
  • Fast or slow heart rate
  • Chest discomfort
  • Sweating
  • Lightheadedness or dizziness

Causes of arrhythmia

  • Congenital heart problems
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Electrolyte imbalances (such as sodium or potassium) 
  • High blood pressure

Care for arrhythmias includes cardioversions, ablations, or pacemaker/ICD (implantable cardiac device)/ Loop recorders device implants.

Providers Treating: Arrhythmias

Manjula Burri, MD

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Youssef Chami, MD

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Tony De Martini, MD

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Rebecca Green, APRN-BC

  • Family Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Telemedicine

Abdul Moiz Hafiz, MD

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Shruti Hegde, MD

  • Cardiology

Christina High, NP

  • Cardiology

Mohamed Labedi, MD

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology

Lauri Lopp, MD

  • Family Medicine
  • Primary Care
  • Telemedicine