Jose Joglar, M.D.

Program Director, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program

Professor

Endowed Title: Elizabeth Thaxton and Ellis Batten Page Professorship in Cardiac Electrophysiology Research

Department: Internal Medicine

Education

Medical School University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine (1991)
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center (1994), Internal Medicine
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center (1997), Cardiology
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center (1998), Cardiac Electrophysiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Atrial Fibrillation & Flutter
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias (Irregular Heartbeats)
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Left Atrial Appendage Ligation
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Pacemaker Insertion
  • Sudden Cardiac Death
  • Syncope (Fainting)
  • Tachycardia - Superventricular (SVT) & Paroxysmal Superventricular (PSVT)
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Tachycardia
  • Wolff Parkinson White Syndrome

Research Interests

  • Asymptomatic atrial fibrillation
  • Automated external defibrillators
  • Cardioversion and defibrillation
  • Pacemaker technology
  • Sudden cardiac death

Publications

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Featured Publications

Habitual Cocaine Use is associated with High Defibrillation Threshold During ICD Implantation

Jay Chen, Rao Naseem, Owen Obel, Jose Joglar J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol Summer 2007 18 722-725

Automated external defibrillator use by police responders. Where do w go from here?

Joglar J.A., Page R.l. Circulatio 2002 106 1030-1033

Automated external defibrillators: technical considerations and clinical promise

Takata T, Page RL, Joglar JA Annals of Internal Medicine December 2001 135 990-998

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Honors/Awards

  • Elizabeth Thaxton Page and Ellis Batten Page Professorship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Research
    Chair (2003)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

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