Anuj Basil, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Arrhythmmla evaluation and management
  • Atrial flbrlllatlon (Aflb)
  • Atrial flutter
  • Cardiac catheter ablation
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Complex arrhythmia management
  • Electrophyslology (EP) testing
  • His bundle pacing
  • Implantable cardloverter oeflbrlllator
  • Jntracardlac echocardlography (ICE)
  • Laser lead extraction
  • Left atrial appendage occlusion (Watchman)
  • Permanent pacemaker implantation
  • Pulmonary vein isolation (PVI)
  • Radlofrequency ablation (RFA)
  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Supraventrlcular tachycardia (SVT)
  • Syncope (fainting)
  • Ventricular tachycardia
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
Research Interests
  • Predicting response and Identifying candidates for cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Antibiotic management surrounding CIEO Implantation
  • MD, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Electrophysiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship, Cardiovascular Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Fellow Liaison, Massachusetts Chapter, American Heart Association
  • Residency Steering Committee, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


Selected Publications

Basil, A., Lubitz, S.A.. Noseworthy, P.A., Reynolds, M.R., Gold, H., Yassa, D., Kramer, D. (2017). Periprocedural Antibiotic Prophylaxis tor Cardiac Implantable Electrical Device Procedures: Resuts from a Heart Rhylhm Society Surgery. JACC EP. (In press).

Hamilton, R., Patel, S., Lee, E.B., Jackson, E.M., Lopinto, J., Arnold, S,E., Clark. C.M., Basil, A., Shaw, LM., Xie, S.X., Grady, M.S., Trojanowski, J.Q. (2010). Lack of shunt response in suspected idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus with Alzheimer disease pathology. Annals of Neurology. 68(4), 535-40.

Heuer, G.G., Stiefel, M.F., Nagpal, S., Basil, A., Smith, D., Zager, E.L (2008). Carotid Endarterectomy under Regional Anesthesia: A Primer for the Uninitiated. Neurosurgery Quarterly 18, 201-206.

Stiefel, M.F., Heuer, G.G., Basil, A.K., Welgele, J.B., Sutton, L.N., Hurst, R,W,, Storm, P.B. (2008), Endovascular and surglcal treatment of ruptured cerebral aneurysms In pediatric patients. Neurosurgery 63(5), 859-866.