About the Al-Sabah Arrhythmia Institute at Mount Sinai St. Luke's
Opened in 2013, the Al-Sabah Arrhythmia Institute at Mount Sinai St. Luke's offers patients advanced and personalized arrhythmia care for their heart rhythm disorder issues in a state-of-the-art facility on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Conor Barrett, MD, Director of the Al-Sabah Arrhythmia Institute at Mount Sinai St. Luke's, is a leading expert in arrhythmia and ablation procedures. He leads a team of physician-scientists whose mission is to provide outstanding arrhythmia care, offer physician and patient education and train tomorrow's specialists, while conducting ongoing research to clarify the mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias and develop improved methods for diagnosis and treatment.
The 21,000 square feet facility is named after His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Amir of Kuwait. It can serve more than 3,000 patients annually and is designed to be a clinical trial research and training center for the next generation of cardiac electrophysiologists.
In addition to clinical outpatient services, the Institute has three electrophysiology laboratories for procedures and diagnostic testing, a research laboratory, and a training center for new fellows, current electrophysiologists, and other healthcare professionals.
The Institute uses innovative and advanced catheter-based techniques, along with the latest sophisticated implantable devices available, to improve the personalized care and outcomes of patients with arrhythmia disorders. In addition, the Institute offers the latest Stereotaxis Robotic Navigation.