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About the Physicians and Staff

Jeffrey Kluger, MD, FACC  

Jeffrey Kluger, MD, FACC

Director of Heart Rhythm Management, Department of Cardiology
Medicine / Cardiology - Electrophysiology
Hartford Hospital

Organization:
Hartford Hospital
Primary Location: Electrophysiology
80 Seymour Street - PO Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 545-2883
FAX: (860) 545-3168

Undergraduate Education:
Columbia College 1967 B.A.

Medical School:
New York Medical College 1971 M.D.

Internships/Residencies:
Beth Israel Medical Center (NY) 1971-1972
Beth Israel Medical Center (NY) 1972-1975

Fellowships:
The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center Cardiology 1975-1977

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine 1975
Cardiovascular Diseases 1977
Electrophysiology 1992, 2002

Faculty Appointments:
University of CT School of Medicine - Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of CT School of Pharmacy - Clinical Professor

Specialties:
Research and Academics
Electrophysiology

Areas of Interest:
Arrhythmias
Syncope

Professional Organizations:
American College of Cardiology, Fellow
American Heart Association, Member
Heart Rhythm Society, Member

Additional Information:
Dr. Kluger is the Director of Heart Rhythm Management within the Division of Cardiology In this capacity, he has administrative and programmatic oversight for all aspects of the Heart Rhythm Management Program, including the Arrhythmia Service, non-invasive electrophysiology (EP) testing, interventional EP and device implantation, as well as primary responsibility for coordination of clinical outreach initiatives, research and education within this newly-formulated Heart Rhythm Management Service. Dr. Kluger, who has been a member of the full-time cardiology faculty at Hartford Hospital since 1980, will continue to work closely with Dr. Christopher Clyne, director of interventional electrophysiology, and Dr. Magdy Migeed, in interventional EP.


Christopher A. Clyne, MD  

Christopher A. Clyne, MD

Director of Interventional Electrophysiology
Medicine / Cardiology - Electrophysiology
Hartford Hospital

Organization:
Hartford Hospital
Primary Location: Arrhythmia Services
80 Seymour Street - PO Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 545-1506 FAX: (860) 545-3999

Undergraduate Education:
Notre Dame 1979 B.S.

Medical School:
SUNY Upstate (Syracuse) 1983 M.D.

Internships/Residencies:
Harvard Medical School; New England Deaconess Hospital (MA) Medicine 1983-1986

Fellowships:
University of Massachusetts Medical School Cardiovascular Disease 1987-1989
National Institutes of Health (Bethesda) Cardiovascular Disease 1989-1990
Tufts Medical School; New England Medical Center Electrophysiology 1990-1991

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine 1989
Cardiovascular Diseases 1989
Electrophysiology 2004

Faculty Appointments:
Univeristy of Connecticut - Associate Professor

Specialties:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Electrophysiology

Areas of Interest:
Atrial Fibrilation; Ventricular Tachycardia
Device Development
Biventricular Pacing for Heart Failure
Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia


Ravi K. Yarlagadda, MD  

Ravi K. Yarlagadda, MD

Medicine / Cardiology
Hartford Hospital

Organization:
Hartford Hospital

Primary Location:
Division of Cardiology / Heart Rhythm Management
80 Seymour Street - PO Box 5037
Hartford, CT 06102-5037
Phone: (860) 545-1506
FAX: (860) 545-3999

Medical School:
Guntur Medical College, University of Health Sciences (India) 1995 M.D.

Internships/Residencies:
Michigan State University Internal Medicine 1996-1999

Fellowships:
New York Hospital - Cornell University Medical Center Electrophysiology 2003-2005
Hartford Hospital Cardiology 2001-2003
Mount Sinai Medical Center (NY) Critical Care 1999-2001

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine 1999
Critical Care Medicine 2001
Cardiology 2004
Electrophysiology 2005

Specialties:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Electrophysiology
Critical Care

Professional Organizations:
American Heart Association, Member
American College of Cardiology, Member
Heart Rhythm Society, Member
American Medical Association, Member


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