Heart Rhythm Central was created as a complete resource for patients and families who want to learn more about problems related to the heart rhythm. The content includes articles and resources written by a physician who specializes in heart rhythm disturbances.
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About the Author of Heart Rhythm Central
Dr. Nicholas Tullo specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias (abnormal heart rhythms). He practices Cardiac Electrophysiology, and he has a special interest in syncope (fainting) and in autonomic disorders. He is a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society and is board-certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Internal Medicine. He is also a Certified Cardiac Device Specialist.
Dr. Tullo, a native New Yorker, attended the Bronx High School of Science and Fordham University. He received his medical degree from SUNY – Upstate Medical Center, and completed his residency in internal medicine at the North Shore University Hospital. He trained in cardiology at Bridgeport Hospital and completed fellowships in cardiac electrophysiology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.
Dr. Tullo served as director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacemaker Service at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, NJ, from 1991 to 2003. He moved to Tennessee and was a member of the Chattanooga Heart Institute until 2006, when he returned to New Jersey to practice Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology in West Orange.
He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Rutger’s University School of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He does clinical research and publishes regularly, maintains several educational websites, and regularly gives “arrhythmia workshop” lectures to physicians, nurses, and technicians. He was voted “TOP DOC” in New Jersey, and in May of 2014 received the prestigious Harvey E. Nussbaum Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Department of Medicine at Saint Barnabas Medical Center. He enjoys educating patients and family about the complex field of arrhythmias and has a special talent for making complex cardiac subjects easy to understand.