Nationally Recognized Cardiac Expert Featured on WATR 1320 AM
WATERBURY, Conn. (June 7, 2015) ─ Dr. Mark H. Schoenfeld, a nationally recognized expert in the field of cardiac electrophysiology and Director of the newly-established Heart Rhythm Program at Saint Mary’s Hospital, will be featured on “Medically Speaking,” a live radio program on WATR 1320 AM on Wednesday, July 8, from 6 to 7 p.m.
“Medically Speaking” is sponsored by Saint Mary’s Hospital and hosted by Robin Sills, RN, the hospital’s Physician Liaison. Sills will speak with Dr. Schoenfeld about the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac symptoms, such as palpitations, skipped heart beats, heart fluttering and rapid heart beats.
Beginning this month, Saint Mary’s is expanding its award-winning cardiac program to include heart rhythm services under the direction of Dr. Schoenfeld, who is a past president of the Heart Rhythm Society. Dr. Schoenfeld graduated from Yale College and received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School. He was an intern and resident at the Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was also a Fellow in Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology, and Cardiac Pacing. He established and has served as the Director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacemaker Laboratory at the Hospital of Saint Raphael. He is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine and a Fellow of Saybrook College, Yale University. He is also a professor in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Frank H. Netter, MD School of Medicine, Quinnipiac University.
As always, listeners are invited to call in questions during the program at 203-757-1320.