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Nils A. Guttenplan, MD

Gender
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Department
Medicine
Practice Specialty
Cardiology (Heart), Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Internal Medicine
Medical Education
New York Medical College
Residency
St. Vincent's Medical Center
Fellowship
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia
New York University Medical Center
Main Location
Montefiore at 1578 Williamsbridge
1578 Williamsbridge Road
Bronx, NY 10461-6265
Phone: (718) 892-7817
Fax: (718) 892-7710
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Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
1250 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2720
Phone: (866) 633-8255
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Montefiore Westchester Faculty Practice
495 Central Park Avenue
Scarsdale, NY 10583-1068
Phone: (914) 721-2940
Fax: (914) 721-2992
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Montefiore Weiler Hospital
1825 Eastchester Road
Bronx, NY 10461-2301
Phone: (718) 904-2000
Fax: (718) 904-3498
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Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
3400 Bainbridge Avenue
Bronx, NY 10467-2404
Phone: (718) 920-5949
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Administrative Title
Attending Physician
Clinical Focus

Dr. Guttenplan is committed to improving the patient's quality of life and prognosis across the spectrum of heart rhythm disorders. All contemporary approaches including pacemakers, defibrillators, catheter ablations, and left atrial appendage occlusion devices are drawn upon to achieve this aim.

Research Focus

Dr. Guttenplan is the principle investigator at Montefiore in an outcomes study of a left ventricular quadrapolar pacing lead. During the study he as adapted the use of an interventional snare technique. This approach has allowed for successful left ventricular lead placement, that would not have been possible with the conventional approach. Dr. Guttenplan is also a co-investigator in the division's ablation studies.

Publications
View Dr. Guttenplan's publications on PubMed
Highlights

In addition to his work at Montefiore's Bronx campus, Dr. Guttenplan's outreach efforts have provided access to our expertise to patients in West Chester County.

Biography

Nils A. Guttenplan, MD, is an Attending Physician in the Cardiology Department at Montefiore. His clinical focus is improving the patient's quality of life and prognosis across the spectrum of heart rhythm disorders. He has an interest in all contemporary approaches to achieve this aim, including pacemakers, defibrillators, catheter ablations, and left atrial appendage occlusion devices. Dr. Guttenplan joined the Montefiore team in 2018.

Dr. Guttenplan attended New York Medical College where he received his Doctor of Medicine. In 2004, Dr. Guttenplan completed a residency in Internal Medicine at St. Vincent’s Medical Center. He completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine, followed by a fellowship in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology at New York University.

Dr. Guttenplan is the Principal Investigator in a study on left ventricular quadripolar pacing lead. During the study, he has developed the use of an interventional snare technique that has allowed for successful left ventricular lead placement that would not have been possible with the conventional approach. Dr. Guttenplan is also a co-Investigator in the division's ablation studies. His work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals.

Nils A. Guttenplan, MD, Attending Physician, Cardiac Electrophysiology