Eli S. Gang, MD, Cardiovascular Medical Group of Southern California

Clinical Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA, Dr. Gang is highly skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of complex arrhythmias, and is an expert in radiofrequency ablation and implementation of pacemakers and automatic defibrillators. Dr. Gang is also a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Jon A. Kobashigawa, MD, California Heart Center, Cedars-Sinai

At the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Jon Kobashigawa, MD is Director of the Advanced Heart Disease Section, Director of the Heart Transplant Program and Associate Director of both the Cedars Sinai Heart Institute and the Comprehensive Transplant Center. He is the DSL/Thomas D. Gordon Professor of Medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and is also a Clinical Professor of Medicine/Cardiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Kobashigawa completed his medical degree at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. He performed his internship, residency and cardiology fellowship at the UCLA Medical Center.

Leslie A. Saxon, MD, Keck Medicine of USC

Dr. Leslie Saxon is a professor of clinical medicine (clinical scholar) at the Keck School of Medicine of USC and specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and preventing sudden cardiac death. In addition to her work in cardiovascular medicine, Dr. Saxon serves as the executive director of the internationally acclaimed USC Center for Body Computing (CBC) and newly formed USC Virtual Care Clinic (VCC). She is a well-known authority on the pre-clinical and clinical development and testing of wearable and implanted technology, including networked devices used in medical, wellness and fitness disciplines. With her clinical expertise, she is a valuable strategist in developing device models and software solutions that offer engaging user-feedback based on real-time physiologic data.

Prediman K. Shah, MD, Cedars-Sinai

Prediman Krishan (P.K.) Shah, MD is Director of the Division of Cardiology and holds the Shapell and Webb Family Endowed Chair at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He also is the Director of the Oppenheimer Atherosclerosis Research Center at Cedars-Sinai where he leads several studies that focus on heart disease prevention and treatment. Dr. Shah has been Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA since 1992. In the early 1990s, he worked in the cardiovascular research laboratory at the Massachusetts General Hospital of the Harvard Medical School in Boston. He devotes 60 percent of his professional hours to patient care and the balance of his time to research, administrative, and teaching responsibilities.

Charles D. Swerdlow, MD, Cardiovascular Medical Group of Southern California

Clinical Professor of Medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine UCLA, Dr. Charles Swerdlow is a cardiac electrophysiologist specializing in the care of patients with cardiac arrhythmias. In addition to consultative and long-term patient care, his clinical interests focus in two areas: (1) catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation and other complex arrhythmias; and (2) implanted cardiac electronic devices including implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs), cardiac pacemakers, wcardiac resynchronization (bi-ventricular) devices, and implantable monitoring devices for heart failure.

Jonathan Marvin Tobis, MD, UCLA Health System

Dr. Jonathan Tobis is a cardiologist in Los Angeles and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and UCLA Medical Center-Santa Monica. He received his medical degree from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Tobis is one of 165 doctors at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and one of 59 at UCLA Medical Center-Santa Monica who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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