“I welcome the opportunity to visit with you. I feel that it’s very important for physicians to have an active partnership with their patients and spend quite a bit of time at each visit going over all of the problems and issues and options for each patient. Thank you very much.”
AWARDS/RECOGNITION: Commander-Select, US Navy Reserve Medical Corps, Congressional Physician of the Year Top Doctor, Phoenix Magazine, Banner Heart Hospital Guardian Award Finalist, Adjunct faculty member, University of Arizona Phoenix, Dr. Kaplan oversees the device clinic and research program at CVAM. He co-chairs the Heart Rhythm Center at Banner Heart Hospital (BHH). He is the director of fellowship training rotation for electrophysiology at BHH. He has been principal investigator at CVAM and Banner Heart on multiple clinical investigations.
UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE: Bachelor of Arts, Biochemistry, Washington University, St. Louis, MO (1983)
MEDICAL SCHOOL: University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX (1987)
RESIDENCY: Duke University Medical Center, Internal Medicine, Durham, NC (1990), Chief Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Atlanta, GA (1992), Chief Residency, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA (1993)
FELLOWSHIP: Emory University School of Medicine, Electrophysiology, Atlanta, GA (1994)
BOARD CERTIFICATION: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Disease
Fellow Heart Rhythm Society (FHRS) & American College of Cardiology (FACC)