Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, MD, FACC, FHRS

Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiovascular Research Institute, University of Kansas Hospital & Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, 6616, USA

Prof. Lakkireddy is Professor of Medicine, and Director of Center for Excellence in AF and Complex Arrhythmias.

His Clinical Interests include:
Cardiac electrophysiology
Complex arrhythmia management
Radiofrequency ablation (AFIB/SVT/VT)
Cardiac device implantation and extraction
Cardiac resynchronization therapy in heart failure
Congenital cardiac rhythm disorders (Long QT, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, Brugada syndrome)
Sudden cardiac death

His Research Interests include:
Atrial fibrillation & ventricular tachycardia.
Investigational devices and drugs for treatment of cardiac arrhythmias
Role of Yoga in the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and syncope
Cardiac resynchronization therapy - effects on outcomes, predictors of positive response
Radiofrequency ablation - effects on outcomes and patient quality of life
Role of vitamin deficiency in cardiac arrhythmia

Terms of Appointment: Sept 2017 - Sept 2019