Come learn about Cardiac Electrophysiology from Shervin Sadrpour, MD
Electrophysiology studies (EPS) are test that help doctors understand the nature of abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmias).
- Electrophysiology studies the electrical activity of your heart to find where an arrhythmia (abnormal heartbeat) is coming from.
- These results can help you and your doctor decide whether you need medicine, a pacemaker, an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD, cardiac ablation or surgery.
- These studies take place in a special room called electrophysiology (EP) lab or catheterization (cath) lab while you are mildly sedated.