Michael K Hyder MD
Cardiac Electrophysiologist | Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology1076 N Main St Providence RI, 02904
Dr. Michael Hyder is a Cardiac Electrophysicist practicing in Providence, RI. Dr. Hyder 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
University Of Massachusetts Medical School 1999
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM
- Heart Problems
- Heart Disease
- UMass Memorial Medical Center 1999
- Umassmemorial Medical Center, Fellow:Cardiovascular Diseases 2002
- UMass Memorial Medical Center, Fellow:Electrophysiology/Pacing 2005
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- What Is an Arrhythmia?
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- What Is a Bubble Study?
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- Heart Palpitations: When Is It a Sign of Something Serious?
Heart palpitations, although it feels like a scary experience, are not always a sign of something serious. These palpitations are harmless but there are some instances when it could be a signal to a serious heart disease, especially if it is associated with other symptoms. This article explains...
- Reasons Why You Would Need an Ablation
What is catheter ablation?This is a surgical procedure that is used to correct heart irregularities. It involves the use of radio frequency energy to get rid of the heart tissues that cause irregular and rapid heartbeats. It can also be referred to as radio frequency ablation, and it has proved to...
- Atrial Fibrillation: What is a Catheter Ablation?
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