Timothy W. Smith

Timothy W. Smith, D Phil, MD

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Specializes In
  • Cardiology
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Diagnostic electrophysiology, clinical arrhythmia, bradyarrhythmias, tachyarrthymia, atrial fibrillation, paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardias, ventricular arrhythmias, pacemaker implant, pacemaker evaluation, cardioverter defribrillators, catheter mapping, catheter ablation, risk assessment for sudden death, syncope (fainting), and palpitations.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Medicine
Cardiovascular Division

Research Interests

Cardiac cellular and tissue electrophysiology and mechanism of arrhythmias, treatment of arrhythmias, including pharmacologic therapy, ablation therapy, and implantable device therapy .Device implantation techniques. Prevention of Sudden Cardiac Death.

Publications & Research

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1999 Cardiology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts


1995 Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA

Medical Degree

1993 Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina

D. Phil (Physiology)

1989 University of Oxford, Oxford, England

B.S. (Biology)

1986 Duke University, Durham, North Carolina