John P. DiMarco


Primary Appointment

Professor, Medicine- Cardiovascular Medicine


  • Fellowship, Cardiology & Cardiac Electrophysiology, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, Pharmacology & Critical Care Medicine, University Hospitals of Cleveland
  • MD, Case Western Reserve University
  • PhD, Case Western Reserve University
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Research Interests

Cardiac electrophysiology, arrhythmias

Research Description

Cardiac electrophysiology, arrhythmias

Personal Statement

Cardiac electrophysiology, arrhythmias

Selected Publications

Driver K, Chisholm CA, Darby AE, Malhotra R, Dimarco JP, Ferguson JD, Catheter Ablation of Arrhythmia During Pregnancy., 2015; Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 26(6) 698-702. PMID: 25828853

Hussain SK, Eddy MM, Moorman L, Malhotra R, Darby AE, Bilchick K, Mason P, Mangrum MJ, Dimarco JP, Ferguson JD, Major complications and mortality within 30 days of an electrophysiological procedure at an academic medical center: implications for developing national standards., 2015; Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 26(5) 527-31. PMID: 25684120

Porterfield C, DiMarco JP, Mason PK, Effectiveness of implantation of a subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator in a patient with complete heart block and a pacemaker., 2014; The American journal of cardiology. 115(2) 276-8. PMID: 25465940

Hussain S, Moorman L, Moorman JR, DiMarco JP, Malhotra R, Darby A, Bilchick K, Mangrum JM, Ferguson JD, Mason PK, Cost of a recall of a single-center experience managing the Riata defibrillator lead., 2014; The American journal of cardiology. 115(2) 206-8. PMID: 25479754 | PMCID: PMC4555350

Hussain SK, Malhotra R, DiMarco JP, Left atrial appendage devices for stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation., 2014; Journal of cardiovascular translational research. 7(4) 458-64. PMID: 24789763

Malhotra R, Bilchick KC, DiMarco JP, Usefulness of pharmacologic conversion of atrial fibrillation during dofetilide loading without the need for electrical cardioversion to predict durable response to therapy., 2013; The American journal of cardiology. 113(3) 475-9. PMID: 24321897 | PMCID: PMC3932309

Fogel RI, Epstein AE, Mark Estes NA, Lindsay BD, DiMarco JP, Kremers MS, Kapa S, Brindis RG, Russo AM, The disconnect between the guidelines, the appropriate use criteria, and reimbursement coverage decisions: the ultimate dilemma., 2013; Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 63(1) 12-4. PMID: 23916934

Darby AE, Dimarco JP, Management of atrial fibrillation in patients with structural heart disease., 2012; Circulation. 125(7) 945-57. PMID: 22354975

Moorman LP, Moorman JR, DiMarco JP, Malhotra R, Darby A, Bilchick K, Ferguson JD, Mangrum JM, Kamath S, Mason PK, Increasing lead burden correlates with externalized cables during systematic fluoroscopic screening of Riata leads., 2012; Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing. 37(1) 63-8. PMID: 23254319 | PMCID: PMC3932032

Mason PK, Lake DE, DiMarco JP, Ferguson JD, Mangrum JM, Bilchick K, Moorman LP, Moorman JR, Impact of the CHA2DS2-VASc score on anticoagulation recommendations for atrial fibrillation., 2012; The American journal of medicine. 125(6) 603.e1-6. PMID: 22502952