Charles H. Koo, MD, FHRS
Dr. Charles Koo graduated from The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education in 1993 Magna Cum Laude. He continued his medical education at the SUNY School of Medicine at Stony Brook, graduating in 1995.
Dr. Koo completed his Internship, Residency, and Chief Residency in Internal Medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.
He completed both his Cardiology and Electrophysiology Fellowships at the Warren Alpert Brown University School of Medicine. Dr. Koo received faculty appointments as Instructor in Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Brown University School of Medicine. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Rutgers RWJ Medical School. He was the Co-Director of the Atrial Fibrillation Ablation Laboratory at Rhode Island Hospital.
Dr. Koo is Board Certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology. He is a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society.
Dr. Koo's interests include Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation, Cardiac Defibrillators, Pacemakers, SVT, Ventricular Tachycardia, Syncope and Sudden Cardiac Death. He has published articles in the Heart Rhythm Journal and the Journal of Cardiac Electrophysiology, the Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology and he was an Oral Abstract Presenter at EuroPace 2007. Dr. Koo presented his research at the 2008, 2012, and the 2016 Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Sessions.
Dr Koo was a Cardiac Electrophysiology manuscript reviewer for the American Journal of Cardiology and was a Cardiovascular Research Steering Committee Co-Chair at Jersey Shore University Medical Center. He has been an active participant in a number of scientific trials including most recently the Galactic HF trial.
Dr. Koo is a NJ Monthly Top Doctor and a Castle Connolly America’s Top Doctor.