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Anuj Basil, MD


Cardiac Electrophysiology

about me
about me
Clinical Interests
  • Arrhythmia evaluation and management
  • Atrial fibrillation (Afib)
  • Atrial flutter
  • Cardiac catheter ablation
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Complex arrhythmia management
  • Electrophysiology (EP) testing
  • His bundle pacing
  • Implantable cardioverter defibrillator
  • Intracardiac echocardiography (ICE)
  • Laser lead extraction
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion (Watchman)
  • Permanent pacemaker implantation
  • Pulmonary vein isolation (PVI)
  • Radiofrequency ablation (RFA)
  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT)
  • Syncope (fainting)
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
Research Interests
  • Predicting response and identifying candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Antibiotic management surrounding CIEO Implantation
  • MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Electrophysiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Fellow Liaison, Massachusetts Chapter, American Heart Association
  • Residency Steering Committee, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Office Locations

Temple Heart and Vascular Institute

Temple University Hospital

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140


Selected Publications

Basil, A., Lubitz, S.A.. Noseworthy, P.A., Reynolds, M.R., Gold, H., Yassa, D., Kramer, D. (2017). Periprocedural Antibiotic Prophylaxis tor Cardiac Implantable Electrical Device Procedures: Results from a Heart Rhylhm Society Surgery. JACC EP. (In press).

Hamilton, R., Patel, S., Lee, E.B., Jackson, E.M., Lopinto, J., Arnold, S,E., Clark. C.M., Basil, A., Shaw, LM., Xie, S.X., Grady, M.S., Trojanowski, J.Q. (2010). Lack of shunt response in suspected idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus with Alzheimer disease pathology. Annals of Neurology. 68(4), 535-40.

Heuer, G.G., Stiefel, M.F., Nagpal, S., Basil, A., Smith, D., Zager, E.L (2008). Carotid Endarterectomy under Regional Anesthesia: A Primer for the Uninitiated. Neurosurgery Quarterly 18, 201-206.

Stiefel, M.F., Heuer, G.G., Basil, A.K., Welgele, J.B., Sutton, L.N., Hurst, R,W,, Storm, P.B. (2008), Endovascular and surglcal treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms In pediatric patients. Neurosurgery 63(5), 859-866.