Division of cardiology


Dr. Wharton

J. Marcus Wharton, MD
Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship Program


Electrophysiology Fellowship Curriculum
Mission Statement
To achieve advanced training of the clinical cardiac electrophysiology resident in the diagnosis, management, and follow-up of patients with arrhythmia disorders, symptoms, and implanted arrhythmia management devices and in the performance of the full range of non-invasive and invasive electrophysiologic tests and procedures, including catheter ablation and implantation of permanent pacemakers and defibrillators, with a particular emphasis placed on learning complex diagnostic and interventional procedures and developing the resident research experience.

Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

J. Marcus Wharton, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Length of Program
One-year program following successful completion of a three-year General Cardiology Fellowship

Application requirements
 Completed a
 Curriculum Vitae (CV)
 Personal statement
 3 Letters of Reference
 Pass USMLE Step 3 Exam (or COMLEX step 3) before entering program, provide documentation

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Contact Information:
J. Marcus Wharton, M.D.
Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology
Attn: Paulette Okurowski
, Program Coordinator
Medical University of South Carolina
MSC 592
Charleston, S.C.  29425
Office: (843) 876-4807
Fax: (843) 876-4809
E-mail: cardfell@musc.edu


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