Stephen J Ackerman MD
Cardiac Electrophysiologist | Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology7440 S 91st St Lincoln NE, 68526
Dr. Stephen Ackerman is a Cardiac Electrophysicist practicing in Lincoln, NE. Dr. Ackerman performs testing procedures on patients hearts electrical system in order to assess timing and abnormalities associated with electrical activities of the heart. Adult Cardiac Electrophysiologists are trained to treat irregular heartbeats, and carry out electrophysiology studies or ablations.
Education and Training
In Univ Sch of Med, Indianapolis In 1989
Indiana University School of Medicine 1989
- Heart Disease
- Atrial Flutter
- Coronary Artery Disease (cad)
- Clarian Indiana Univ Hosp, Internal Medicine
- Mercy St Vincent Medical Center/Mercy Health Partners Program
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- What Is an Arrhythmia?
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- Reasons Why You Would Need an Ablation
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- Different Types of Heart Doctors Explained
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- Complications of Myocardial Infarction
Complications can be divided according to different factors:...
- Atrial Fibrillation: What is a Catheter Ablation?
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