John D Ferguson

John D Ferguson, MD, MBChB

Division:
Cardiovascular Medicine
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.243.1000
Primary Location:
Heart and Vascular Center

Second Floor

1215 Lee St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.243.1000
Fax:
434.244.7551
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2013
Cardiovascular Disease, 2014
Research Interests:

Ablation therapy for atrial fibrillation, electro-anatomical correlation to successful ablation, efficacy of VT ablation.

Clinical Practice:
Arrhythmias, Atrial Fibrillation (Afib), Supraventricular Tachycardia, Ventricular Tachycardia, Sudden Cardiac Arrest, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Heart Devices, Cardiovascular Genetics, Heart Rhythm Disorders
Appointment:

Director of Electrophysiology

About
Title:
Professor
Biography

John Ferguson, MD, MBChB, is the director of electrophysiology and a professor in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at UVA. He specializes in evaluating and treating electrical disorders of the heart.

Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, Dr. Ferguson attended the University of Cape Town for his undergraduate and medical school education and completed his residency training at Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. He then moved to Oxford, England, where he completed a fellowship in clinical cardiac electrophysiology medicine and cardiology at John Radcliffe Hospital.

In 2001, Dr. Ferguson came to UVA for a second fellowship in electrophysiology. He joined the faculty as an assistant professor in 2003. He is married with two children.

 

Education
Primary:
M.B., Ch. B. University of Cape Town, 1990
Residency:
Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
Fellowships:
Medicine & Cardiology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford; Electrophysiology, University of Virginia
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