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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

 Dr. Madhu Reddy   Overview from the program director

The clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at the University of Kansas Medical Center is a two-year, accredited program that will train you for a career in academic and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. The program is ACGME accredited and fulfills requirements for training as indicated in the July 1, 2020 ACGME Program Requirements for Graduate Medical Education in Cardiovascular Diseases.

Program Strengths

You will have the opportunity to train under 8 board-certified cardiac electrophysiologists. Your program will include:

• Large academic medical center with 1 training hospital and multiple clinic locations
• A very robust clinical & research program
• Dedicated time in 4 EP labs with high procedure volumes
   • >1,000 cardiac ablations (Atrial Fibrillation, Ventricular Tachycardia/PVC, SVT, Atrial flutter/Miscellaneous)
   • >1,000 devices (ICD, Pacemaker)
   • ~100 lead extractions
• ~130 Left atrial appendage closure
• Dedicated time in the ambulatory setting
• Inpatient and outpatient consultative services
• Dedicated research time
• Optional elective rotations including:
    • Advanced cardiac imaging (Cardiac MRI and CT)
    • Pediatric cardiac electrophysiology at the Children's Mercy Hospital
• Weekly didactic conferences and monthly M&M and journal clubs
• Active research initiatives, including multi-center, industry-sponsor and investigator-initiated

Training ‘Extras'

• Major mapping and ablation systems: CARTO, Precision, Cryoballoon, Rhythm, Ultrasound-guided

• Stereotaxis robotic navigation system

• Access to many investigational devices

• Work with all major device vendors (Medtronic, Abbott, Boston Scientific, Biotronik)

• Flexibility to tailor your training to match your clinical and research interests.

CCEP Fellowship Applicants
Applications for the CCEP fellowhip are accepted each year through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).  In addition to the ERAS application, the following documents are required:  current CV, personal statement, three (3) letters of recommendation, USMLE transcript, medical school transcript, MSPE, photo, and for international graduates, the ECFMG certificate.

Please contact: Anna Bryan, for questions or concerns.
Email: abryan@kumc.edu

Faculty

Y. Madhu Reddy Y.Madhu Reddy, MD, FACC, FHRS Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology Director, Division of Cardiac Electrophysiology
CCEP Program Director
yreddy@kumc.edu
Medical School:
Armed Forces Medical College (Pune, India)
IM Residency:
Creighton University School of Medicine (Omaha, NE)
CV Fellowship:
Creighton University School of Medicine (Omaha, NE)
CCEP Fellowship:
University of Kansas (Kansas City, KS)
L Berenbom Loren D. Berenbom, MD
Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
ldberenbom@kumc.edu
Medical School: Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University (Chicago, IL)
IM Residency: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
CV Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
CCEP Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
Dr. Raghuveer Dendi Raghuveer Dendi, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
rdendi@kumc.edu
Medical School: Osmania Medical College (Hyderabad, India)
IM Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse (Syracuse, NY)
CV Fellowship: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics (Iowa City, IA)
CCEP Fellowship: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston, MA)
Dr. Martin Emert Martin P. Emert, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
mpemert@kumc.edu
Medical School: University of Missouri, Kansas City School of Med (Kansas City, MO)
IM Residency: Case Western Reserve, University Hospitals of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH)
CV Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
CCEP Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
Dr. Amit Noheria Amit Noheria, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
anoheria@kumc.edu
Medical School: All India Institute of Medical Sciences
IM Residency: Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN)
CV Fellowship: Cedars-Sinai / Veterans Affairs Medical Centers (Los Angelea, CA)
CCEP Fellowship: Mayo Clinic (Rochestera, MN)
Dr. Rhea Pimentel Rhea Pimentel, MD, FACC
Assistant Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
rramirez@kumc.edu
Medical School: Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University (Chicago, IL)
IM Residency: University Hospitals of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH)
CV Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
CCEP Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine (St. Louis, MO)
Dr. Rigoberto Ramirez Rigoberto Ramirez, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
rramirez@kumc.edu
Medical School:
University of Kansas
IM Residency:
University of Texas Southwestern (Dallas, TX)
CV Fellowship:
University of Missouri-Kansas City
CCEP Fellowship: 
Mid-America Institute, St. Luke's Hospital (Kansas City, MO)
Seth Sheldon Seth H. Sheldon, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine - Cardiology
ssheldon@kumc.edu
Medical School:
University of Kansas (Kansas City, KS)
IM Residency:
Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education (Rochester, MN)
CV Fellowship:
Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education (Rochester, MN)
CCEP Fellowship:
University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI)

Current Fellow

Amit Shrestha

Amit Shrestha, MD
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow

Medical School: College of Medical Sciences, Bharatpur, Nepal
Residency: National Academy of Medical Sciences, Kathmandu, Nepal
Fellowship: Institute of Medicine, Kathmandu, Nepal - Post Doctoral in Cardiology

John Anderson

John Anderson, DO
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow

Medical School: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences College of Medicine
Residency: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Fellowship: University of Nebraska Medical Center

Last modified: Aug 17, 2020
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