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Pacemakers — Conditions We Treat

  • At the Rush Electrophysiology, Arrhythmia and Pacemaker Program, you'll find electrophysiologists who specialize in caring for heartbeat irregularities and provide second opinions. They offer all of the most advanced treatment options, including cardiac ablation and leadless pacing (e.g., Micra).
  • Arrhythmia in Children

    Learn what an irregular heart rhythm is, how it affects your child’s heart and what treatment options are available to return it to normal.

    Arrhythmia in Children
  • Atrial fibrillation, the most common type of arrhythmia, is a serious condition that causes an irregular, and often fast, heartbeat. This makes the heart pump blood less effectively, weakening the heart and potentially leading to blood clots, stroke or congestive heart failure.