Marcelo A. Jimenez, MD, FHRS

Primary Specialties:
  • Cardiology  (Board Certified)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology  (Board Certified)

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  • Education


    Medical School:

    Universidad del Valle - Cochabamba, Bolivia


    Lenox Hill Hospital/fNYU School of Medicine. New York, NY


    Lenox Hill Hospital/ teaching affiliate of NYU School of Medicine


    Loyola University Medical Center Chicago ,IL; Lenox Hill Hospital/NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY

    Board Certification:

    American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Disease; American Board of Internal Medicine - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology


    Chief Fellow, Electrophysiology- Loyola University Medical Center, 2011-2012
    Intern of the Year - Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY, 2005
    Residency Achievement Award- Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY Highest Score on the In-Service Training Exam, 2004

  • Research & Publications

    Research & Publications

    Stathopoulos I, Panagopoulos G, Jimenez MA, Garratt Ket al. Guidewire-Induced Coronary Artery Perforation and Tamponade During PCI: In-Hospital Outcomes and Impact on Long­ Term Survival. J Invasive Cardiol 2014;26(8):371-376

    Shah S, Jimenez MA, Fishel RS. Irrigated radiofrequency ablation catheter and electro­ anatomical mapping with computerized tomography integration for renal artery sympathetic denervation. J Invasive Cardiol. 2012 Dec;24(12):E308-10.

    Jimenez MA, Green AG, Wilber DJ et al. Peri-Left Fibrous Trigone Ventricular Arrhythmias: The Great Masquerader. Heart Rhythm. 2012 May, 9 (5): S427

    Green AG, Jimenez MA, Wilber DJ et al. Role of Prepotentials for Guiding Ablation of Ventricular Arrhythmias From the Sinus of Valsalva. Heart Rhythm. 2012 May, 9 (5): S428

    Price AD, Jimenez MA, Santucci PA et al. Effect of Fluoroscopic Angulation on Operator Radiation Exposure During Device Implantation and Impact of a Radioprotective Drape. Heart Rhythm. 2012 May, 9 (5): S449

    Mak EC, Jimenez MA, Wilber DJ et al. First Recurrence of Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation More Than Three Years Following Initial Ablation: Incidence and Mechanisms. Heart Rhythm . 2012 May, 9 (5): S459

    Wright JM, Wilber DJ, Jimenez MA, et al. Do Outcomes and Risks of Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation of Anteroseptal and Midseptal Accessory Atrioventricular Connections Warrant Routine Consideration of Cryoablation? HRS 32nd Annual Scientific Sessions Oral Presentation. 2011.

    Stathopoulos I, Roubin G, Garratt K, Jimenez MA, et al. Impact of Cardiac Tamponade During PCI On Short And Long Term Survival. JACC. 2010 Mar, 55 (10): Al 99.

    Stathopoulos I, Jimenez MA, Roubin G, Garratt K, et al. Characteristics , Inc idence, Management , Immediate and Long-Term Outcome of Coronary Artery Perforation During PCI in the Current Era Practice: Analysis of 23,399 PCis. JACC. 2009 Mar, 53 (10): A48.

    Bhatti TK, Jimenez MA, Hecht HS. Multifocal Left Ventricular Pseudoaneurysm 25 Years After Aneurysm Repair: Detection by 64-Detector Computed Tomographic Coronary Angiography. Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging. 2009 Mar, 2: el0 - el 1.

    Hecht HS, Polena S, Jelnin V, Jimenez MA, Roubin G. Stent Gap by 64-Detector Computed Tomographic Angiography Relationship to In-Stent Restenosis , Fracture , and Overlap Failure. JACC. 2009 Nov, 17; 54 (21):1949-59.

    Jimenez MA, Schaller RD, Coplan NL. Do Low HDL Levels and Diabetes Mellitus Independently Predict Extent of Coronary Artery Disease? Journal of Investigative Medicin e. 2009 April, 57 (4): 616.

    Stathopoulos I, Jimenez MA, Roubin G, Garratt K, et al. PCI Complication Rate Declin e: 1999-2002 versus 2003-2006. JACC. 2008 Mar; 51(10): B56.

    Jimenez MA, Polena S. Transesophageal Echocardiography and Methemoglobinemia .

    Proceedings of the Western Pharmacology Society. 2007 ; 50:134-5.

    Weissman A, Bhatti TK, Hersh D, Panagopoulos G, Jimenez MA, Coplan NL. Is Metabolic Syndrome an Independent Risk Factor for Coronary Artery Disease? Journal a/ Investigative Medicine. 2006; 54(2).

    Flansbaum BE, Jimenez MA. Educational and Electronic Intervention to Improve DVT Prophylaxis Rates. J Hosp Med. 2006; l(S2): 38.