Faculty

Timothy Ford
Timothy D Ford, MD
Division Chief

Luna Bhatta, MD

Luna Bhatta, MD
Appointed 08/18/97
Women's Health Network
6139 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-5973

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Medicine: Cardiology
  • Medicine - Community Campus: Cardiology
  • Upstate Heart and Vascular Center: Electrophysiology Laboratory

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Medicine

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Penn State University College of Medicine, 2003, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Fellowship: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 2001, Cardiology
  • Residency: SUNY Upstate Medical University, 1998, Internal Medicine
  • MD: Beijing Medical University, 1991

Clinical Interests

  • Director of Heart Rhythm Center/Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Lab

Research Interests

  • Atrial fibrillation; Biventricular pacing in CHF; Cardiac pacemaker and implantable defibrillator

Specialties & Certification

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Palpitations

Treats

  • Adults

Treatments/Services

  • Biventricular Pacemaker
  • Cardioversion
  • Catheter Ablation
  • Central Venous Access
  • Chest Pain Treatment
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Electrocardiograph Tests (EKG)
  • Head Upright Tilt Test
  • Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD)
  • Pacemaker Implant
  • Revision of Pacer Pockets

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital
  • VA Medical Center

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Chinese
  • Nepali

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

5/25/14 What you need to know about atrial fibrillation

3/27/11 New magnetic navigation treatment for cardiac arrhythmias

Publications

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