Peter L Gallagher M.D.
Cardiac Electrophysiologist | Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology7440 S. 91st Street C/O Nebraska Heart I Lincoln NE, 68526
Dr. Peter Gallagher is a Cardiac Electrophysicist practicing in Lincoln, NE. Dr. Gallagher 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
Univ of Ne Coll of Med, Omaha Ne 1994
University of Nebraska College of Medicine 1994
- Heart Disease
- Atrial Flutter
- Coronary Artery Disease (cad)
- Univ Tx Southwestern Med Sch, Internal Medicine
- University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Program
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