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Isaac Russell Whitman, MD

Isaac Russell Whitman
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Cardiac Electrophysiology

43 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Office Locations

Temple Heart & Vascular Institute

Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3509 N. Broad Street

Boyer Pavilion, 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140


Selected Publications

Kim DH, Daskalakis C, Whellan DJ, Whitman IR, Hohmann S, Medvedev S, Kraft WK. Safety of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor in Adults Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. Am J Cardiol. 2009 May 15;103(10):1391-5.

Whitman IR, Murphy M, Gilson MM, Campfield A, Haddad M, Moxey E, Whitman GJ. Compliance with Surgical Care Improvement Project Blood Glucose – A Marker for Euglycemia, but Does It Put our Patients at Risk? Popul Health Manag.2012 Oct;15(5):309-14.

Whitman IR, Feldman HI, Deo R. Chronic Kidney Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death: Epidemiology, Mechanisms and Therapeutic Approaches.  J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 Dec;23(12):1929-39.

Whitman IR, Patel VV, Soliman EZ, Bluemke DA, Praestgaard A, Jain A, Herrington D, Lima JA, Kawut SM. Surface Electrocardiogram and Right Ventricular Structure and Function: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis - Right Ventricle Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Feb 25;63(7):672-81.

Whitman IR, Boyle AJ. Extreme Brachial Loop. Images in Medicine. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Mar;7(3):334-5.

Whitman IR, Pletcher MJ, Vittinghoff E, Imburgia K, Macguire C, Bettencourt L, Sinha T, Parsnick T, Tison GH, Olgin J, Marcus GM. Perceptions, Information Sources, and Behavior Regarding Alcohol and Heart Health. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Aug 15;116(4):642-6.

Whitman IR, Badhwar N. Wenckebach – 2nd Degree Heart Block and the Company It Keeps. Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Jan 11:1-4.

Dixit S, Pletcher MJ, Vittinghoff E, Imburgia K, Maguire C, Whitman IR, Glantz SA, Olgin JE, Marcus GM. Secondhand Smoke and Atrial Fibrillation: Data from the Health eHeart Study. Heart Rhythm 2016 Jan;13(1):3-9.

Whitman IR, Agarwal A, Nah G, Vittinghoff E, Dukes JW, Dewland TA, Marcus GM. Alcohol Abuse and Cardiovascular Disease. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Jan 3;69(1):13-24.

Roberts JD, Yang J, Gladstone RA, Longoria J, Whitman IR, Dewland TA, Miller C, Robles A, Poon A, Seiler B, LaFramboise WA, Olgin JE, Kwok PY, Marcus GM. Atrial Fibrillation Associated Genetic Variants and Left Atrial Histology: Evaluation for Molecular Sub-Phenotypes. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2016 Aug 30.

Whitman IR, Gladstone RA, Badhwar N, Hsia HH, Lee BK, Josephson SA, Meisel KM, Dillon WP, Hess CP, Gerstenfeld EG, Marcus, GM.  Brain Emboli after Left Ventricular Ablation. Circulation. 2017;135:867-877.

Agarwal V, Vittinghoff  E, Whitman IR,  Dewland TA,  Dukes JW, Marcus GM. Relation Between Ventricular Premature Complexes and Incident Heart Failure. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Apr 15;119(8):1238-1242.

Moore PK, Raffel KE, Whitman IR. Macroscopic T-wave alternans: a red flag for code blue. Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Oct 1;177(10):1520-1522.

Grandis DJ, Nah G, Whitman IR, Vittinghoff E, Dewland TA, Olgin JE, Marcus GM. Wilson’s Disease and Cardiac Myopathy. Am J Cardiol, 2017 Dec 1;120(11):2056-2060.

Lloyd S, Morin O, Whitman IR, Raleigh D, Fogh S, Menzel P. Multiple myeloma and a mischievous pacemaker: A teaching case involving irradiation of a cardiovascular implantable electronic device. Practical Radiation Oncology, 2017.

Ratings & Reviews

43 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Overall Rating

5.00 / 5.0

Ratings Breakdown

Give easy to understand instruction
Provider expl in way you understand
Provider listen carefully to you
Show respect for what you say
Spend enough time with you
Patient Comments
February 8, 2022

Excellent, responsive & helpful!

February 7, 2022

Very eased with the care and attention I received

February 1, 2022

The staff and doctor were very helpful and attentive.

December 3, 2021

[...] Dr. Whitman has provided excellent care at all times.

November 3, 2021


October 19, 2021

We drive 2 hours to see Dr. Whitman & NP [...] - these providers saved [...]'s life!!

September 1, 2021

Dr. Whitman is great! He puts you at ease and explains everything in language you can understand.

May 19, 2021

My first visit Dr. Whitman explain what he was going to do. I understood what he was saying and what he did.

May 13, 2021

Good experience. Keep up the good work. Dr. Whitman is an excellent doctor.