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Jodie L. Hurwitz, MD, FACC, FHRS


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Jodie Hurwitz, MDDr. Jodie Hurwitz received her Medical Degree from Albert Einstein College of New York. Her internship in Internal Medicine was completed at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Dallas followed by a Fellowship in Cardiology and Electrophysiology at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC. She stayed on staff at the Duke University Medical Center for 2 years and then joined the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania as an Assistant Professor. Dr. Hurwitz is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Electrophysiology. She has served in the past as Chief of Cardiology at Medical City Hospital and is currently Director of the Electrophysiology Lab at Medical City Hospital, Dallas.

Dr. Hurwitz is President of the North Texas Electrophysiology Society and serves on the board of healthcare policy for the Heart Rhythm Society and also their Women’s Leadership Initiative Task Force. In addition, she serves on the electrophysiology board of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Hurwitz is a specialist in Electrophysiology (the study of normal and abnormal cardiac rhythms). She performs EP studies with radio frequency ablation, atrial fibrillation ablations, as well as pacemaker and defibrillator implantation. Dr. Hurwitz is published widely and participates extensively in clinical and device trials. Dr. Hurwitz has been named several times to the Best Doctors in Dallas and Texas Super Doctors. She lives in Dallas with her husband and daughter.

Office: Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas: 214-361-3300

Undergraduate Education: Mt. Holyoke, South Hadley, MA, BA

Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY, MD

Residency Training: Parkland Memorial Hospital, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX

Fellowship: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Specialties: Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Diseases

Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professional Societies: American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, Heart Rhythm Society, North Texas Electrophysiology Society, Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society