Jose M Teixeira, MD, FHRS, FACC, FACP

Cardiology, Electrophysiology

CERTIFICATIONS
Other Certifications:

Board Certified - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology & NASPE/TESTAMUR

Board Certified -
  1. Cardiology
  2. Electrophysiology
FELLOWSHIP
Cardiology - 1988 - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/Deborah Heart & Lung Center, Browns Mills, NJ

Electrophysiology - 1989 - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School/Deborah Heart & Lung Center, Browns Mills, NJ
RESIDENCY

Internal Medicine - 1982 - Lisbon Civil Hospitals, Portugal

Internal Medicine - 1986 - Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

EDUCATION

MD - 1978 - New University of Lisbon Medical School, Portugal

DISTINCTIONS AND AWARDS

Clinical Professor - Sanford School of Medicine, Vermillion, SD

Teaching Assistant - 1978-1983 - Pharmacology Dept, New University of Lisbon Medical School

Chief of Cardiology - 1989-1993 - University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

Graduated first in Medical School (class of 450) at the New University of Lisbon Medical School, Portugal in 1978

Clinical Overview

Sub-specialty-Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Pacemakers, Implantable Defibrillators. Special Interests-Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Tachyarrhythmia, including Pulmonary Vein Insolation for Atrial Fibrillation; Device Therapy; Pacemakers, Implantable Defibrillators and Biventricular Devices; Syncope (fainting spells) and implantable loop recorders.