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Name
Smit Vasaiwala
Degree
M.D.
Rank
Associate Professor
Primary Department
Cardiology
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Specialties
Electrophysiology
Ablation of ventricular tachycardia
Cardiogenetics
Biventricular pacing
Ablation Catheter Applications for Complex Arrhythmias
Defibrillator Devices
Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmia
Defibrillator Devices
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Ventricular Tachycardia
Locations
Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine
Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital
Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge
Certifications
Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty
American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Education
Medical School
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Residencies
University of Michigan Medical Center, Internal Medicine: General
Fellowships
Loyola University Medical Center, Cardiology
Loyola University Medical Center, Electrophysiology
Hobbies
Golf
Running
Publications
Badhwar,N.; Mittal,S.; Rasekh,A.; Vasaiwala,S.; Musat,D.; S Naeini,P.; Fang,Q.; Nentwich,K.; Deneke,T.; Chang,J.; Lakkireddy,D.; Wilber,D.; Lee,R. J.Conversion of persistent atrial fibrillation to sinus rhythm after LAA ligation with the LARIAT device INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY 2016 ;225:120-122
Vasaiwala, SC; Wilber, DJNeurologic complications of catheter ablation/defibrillators/pacemakers. Handbook of clinical neurology 2014 ;119
Vasaiwala,S. C.; Finn,C.; Delpriore,J.; Leya,F.; Gagermeier,J.; Akar,J. G.; Santucci,P.; Dajani,K.; Bova,D.; Picken,M. M.; Basso,C.; Marcus,F.; Wilber,D. J.Prospective study of cardiac sarcoid mimicking arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology 2009 ;20(5):473-476
Vasaiwala,S. C.; Schreiber,R.Posterior myocardial infarction: unique diagnosis to an elusive problem. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2008 ;26(4):520.e5-520.e6
Vasaiwala,S.; Nolan,E.; Ramanath,V. S.; Fang,J.; Kearly,G.; Van Riper,S.; Kline-Rogers,E.; Otten,R.; Cody,R. A.; Eagle,K. A.A quality guarantee in acute coronary syndromes: the American College of Cardiology's Guidelines Applied in Practice program taken real-time. American Heart Journal 2007 ;153(1):16-21