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photo Ure Mezu-Chukwu, MD

Attending Physician in Cardiology & Electrophysiology

Email: mezuchukwuul@upmc.edu

Phone: 724-349-3233

Contact
Office: 1265 Wayne Ave, Ste 306
Indiana, Pa 15701
 
Phone: 724-349-3233
Fax:
E-mail: mezuchukwuul@upmc.edu
Education and Training
Education
MD, Ross University, 2003
Training
Internal Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio, 2003
Cardiovascular Disease, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2006
Research Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2009
Electrophysiology Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2010
Clinical Interest
Dr. Mezu-Chukwu practices in Indiana PA, and specializes in Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiac Electrophysiology
Publications
For my complete bibliography, Click Here.
Selected Publications:
Angheloiu, G. O., Saul, M., Edelman, K., Shah, H., Mezu, U. L., Saba, S. Predictors of left ventricular function deterioration in patients with left bundle branch block and ejection fraction >50%. Congestive Heart Failure. 2013; 19(4): E1-4.
Shah, H., Mezu, U., Patel, D., Flanigan, S., Hreybe, H., Adelstein, E., Jain, S., Lang, V., Saba, S. Mechanisms of inappropriate defibrillator therapy in a modern cohort of remotely monitored patients. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology. 2013; 36(5): 547-52.
Mezu, U. L., Singh, P., Shusterman, V., Hwang, H. S., Knollmann, B. C., Nemec, J. Accelerated junctional rhythm and nonalternans repolarization lability precede ventricular tachycardia in Casq2-/- mice. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology. 2012; 23(12): 1355-63.
Mezu, U., Ch, I., Halder, I., London, B., Saba, S. Women and minorities are less likely to receive an implantable cardioverter defibrillator for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death. Europace. 2012; 14(3): 341-4.
Mezu, U., Adelstein, E., Jain, S., Saba, S. Effectiveness of implantable defibrillators in octogenarians and nonagenarians for primary prevention of sudden cardiac death. American Journal of Cardiology. 2011; 108(5): 718-22.
Saba, S., Bhattacharya, S., Mezu, U., Razak, E., Mendenhall, G. S., Adelstein, E., Jain, S., Barrington, W., Schwartzman,D. A novel manoeuvre for discerning supraventricular tachycardia mechanism. Europace. 2011; 13(4): 562-5.
Notable Achievements
Women in Cardiology Representative for PA ACC, 2016
Medical Volunteer - Mezu International Foundation, 2016
Manuscript Reviewer - American Journal of Cardiology, 2011
FACC Member, American College of Cardiology, 2016
FHRS - Heart Rhythm Society, 2015