Anca Chiriac, M.D., Ph.D., is a practicing electrophysiologist and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. She has a passion for teaching and is the Assistant Program Director of the Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology fellowship.
After completing a PhD in Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapies at Mayo Clinic and 4 years as a practicing hospitalist at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, she moved to Florida and completed her cardiovascular medicine fellowship and electrophysiology fellowship training at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. She is board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, and Echocardiography.
She is interested in complex atrial and ventricular arrhythmia ablation in patients with congenital heart diseases and inherited arrhythmia syndromes, and fluoro-minimizing techniques.
She has a background in cardiac regeneration therapy at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and her current research involves sudden cardiac death prediction and complex ablation in congenital heart disease.
- Complex ablation in congenital heart disease and structural heart disease
- Ventricular tachycardia ablation
- Sudden cardiac death prevention
- Fluoroscopy-free and fluoroscopy-minimizing ablation techniques
- Conduction system pacing and cardiac resynchronization therapy.
Mayo Clinic locations
SubSpec FellowClinical Cardiac Electrophysio, Programs in Florida, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
FellowCardiovascular Disease, Programs in Florida, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
FellowRST Hospital Medicine, Programs in Rochester, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
FellowMayo Clinic Hospital Internal Medicine
ResidencyYale University School of Medicine
PhDMolecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Predoctoral StudentMolecular Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Programs, Mayo Graduate School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
FellowFloreasca Bucharest Emergency Hospital
Fellow - Clinical Pharmacology Fellow in the labCarol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
MD - Medical studiesCarol Davilla University of Medicine & Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Medical School - I won a competition of medical knowledge and received an Erasmus Scholarship from the European Union to study for 6 months at the University of Wales College of Medicine in Cardiff, United Kigdom. I completed 6 months of clinical rotations (that counted towards my medical school education) between November 2001 and April 2002 at the University Hospital of Wales. University of Wales College of Medicine
Activities and honors
Clinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
Awards and honors
Doctorate in Molecular Pharmacology and Experimental Theraputics Mayo Clinic
Doctorate in MedicineCarol Davilla University of Medicine & Pharmacy
Erasmus Scholarship University of Wales College of Medicine
Scholarship for Academic AchievementCarol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
- 2022 - 2023
Governance Committee MemberHeart Rhythm Society
- 2017 - present
Active MemberAmerican College of Cardiology
- 2014 - present
MemberAmerican Heart Association
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