John N. Catanzaro, M.D., M.B.A., FACC, FESC, FHRS

John N. Catanzaro M.D., M.B.A., FACC, FESC, FHRS

Associate Professor & Associate Medical Director, Electrophysiology Program; Program Director, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship

Department: Department of Medicine
Business Phone: (904) 244-2655
Business Email: john.catanzaro@jax.ufl.edu

Board Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Publications

2022
Effects of opioid receptor agonist and antagonist medications on electrocardiogram changes and presentation of cardiac arrhythmia: review article.
Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing.63(2):471-500[DOI] 10.1007/s10840-021-01072-1.[PMID] 34674120.
2021
Antibiotic-Eluting Envelopes to Prevent Cardiac-Implantable Electronic Device Infection: Past, Present, and Future.
Cureus.13(2):e13088-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.13088.[PMID] 33728111.
2021
Intermittent Epicardial Lead Failure Detected Using a Continuous Ambulatory Electrocardiogram Monitor.
The Journal of innovations in cardiac rhythm management.12(6):4569-4572[DOI] 10.19102/icrm.2021.120601.[PMID] 34234992.
2021
Late massive radial artery pseudoaneurysm following cardiac catheterization: A case report.
International journal of surgery case reports.81():105774-[DOI] 10.1016/j.ijscr.2021.105774.[PMID] 33744797.
2021
One-leaf clover: a rare case of a unicuspid unicommissural aortic valve.
European heart journal. Case reports.5(12):ytab424-[DOI] 10.1093/ehjcr/ytab424.[PMID] 34993397.
2021
Proarrhythmic Manifestations of Neuromuscular Dystrophinopathies.
Cardiology in review.29(2):68-72[DOI] 10.1097/CRD.0000000000000305.[PMID] 32068541.
2021
Response to "Major head and neck surgery as a risk factor for postoperative atrial fibrillation".
International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery.50(11):1530-1531[DOI] 10.1016/j.ijom.2021.02.017.[PMID] 33691997.
2021
What Is the Response Seen During Para-Hisian Pacing?
The Journal of innovations in cardiac rhythm management.12(9):4677-4680[DOI] 10.19102/icrm.2021.120905.[PMID] 34595051.
2020
Bivalirudin Use During Pulmonary Vein Isolation in a Patient With Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia.
American journal of therapeutics.27(5):e514-e517[DOI] 10.1097/MJT.0000000000000857.[PMID] 30289771.
2020
Endovascular Removal of an Entrapped Vascular Closure Device.
JACC. Clinical electrophysiology.6(8):1043-1044[DOI] 10.1016/j.jacep.2020.04.006.[PMID] 32819521.
2020
Esophageal injury associated with catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation: Determinants of risk and protective strategies.
Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.31(6):1364-1376[DOI] 10.1111/jce.14513.[PMID] 32323383.
2020
Feasibility of radiofrequency catheter ablation in a patient with deep brain stimulators.
HeartRhythm case reports.6(5):253-255[DOI] 10.1016/j.hrcr.2020.01.005.[PMID] 32461888.
2020
Head and neck surgery is a risk factor for atrial fibrillation: incidence and outcomes.
International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery.49(12):1535-1541[DOI] 10.1016/j.ijom.2020.04.014.[PMID] 32475709.
2020
Mortality and morbidity in patients with atrial fibrillation and liver cirrhosis.
World journal of cardiology.12(7):342-350[DOI] 10.4330/wjc.v12.i7.342.[PMID] 32843936.
2020
Preclinical evaluation of efficacy and pharmacokinetics of gentamicin containing extracellular-matrix envelope.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE.43(3):341-349[DOI] 10.1111/pace.13888.[PMID] 32067241.
2020
Randomized trial comparing the effectiveness of internal (through implantable cardioverter defibrillator) versus external cardioversion of atrial fibrillation.
Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing.58(3):261-267[DOI] 10.1007/s10840-019-00689-7.[PMID] 31927665.
2020
Ventriculoatrial conduction in patients without high-grade AV block: when is it present?
Journal of interventional cardiac electrophysiology : an international journal of arrhythmias and pacing.59(2):393-400[DOI] 10.1007/s10840-019-00658-0.[PMID] 31820272.
2019
A novel bio envelope and suture orientation for stabilization of the subcutaneous implantable cardioverter-defibrillator generator to the chest wall.
HeartRhythm case reports.5(8):430-432[DOI] 10.1016/j.hrcr.2019.05.003.[PMID] 31453096.
2019
Contemporary practice pattern of permanent pacing for conduction disorders in inferior ST-elevation myocardial infarction.
Clinical cardiology.42(8):728-734[DOI] 10.1002/clc.23210.[PMID] 31173380.
2019
Flecainide Toxicity Resulting in Pacemaker Latency and Intermittent Failure to Capture.
The American journal of case reports.20():1279-1283[DOI] 10.12659/AJCR.916370.[PMID] 31467262.
2018
Pericardial-esophageal fistula after catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology.41(3):331-333[DOI] 10.1111/pace.13139.[PMID] .
2017
Failed Maximal Defibrillation Threshold Testing in the Subcutaneous Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator.
Cardiology.136(1):29-32[DOI] .[PMID] 27548370.
2017
Interference dissociation in the presence of dual atrioventricular nodal physiology.
HeartRhythm case reports.3(1):49-52[DOI] 10.1016/j.hrcr.2016.08.017.[PMID] 28491767.
2015
MRI Evaluation of Radiofrequency, Cryothermal, and Laser Left Atrial Lesion Formation in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE.38(11):1317-24[DOI] 10.1111/pace.12696.[PMID] 26171648.
2014
Atrial Fibrillation: Prevalence and Scope of the Problem.
Cardiac electrophysiology clinics.6(1):1-4[DOI] 10.1016/j.ccep.2013.10.006.[PMID] 27063816.
2014
Echocardiographic predictors of ventricular tachycardia.
Clinical Medicine Insights. Cardiology.8(Suppl 4):37-42[DOI] 10.4137/CMC.S18499.[PMID] 25861227.
2014
Facilitation of transvenous lead extraction using site-specific delivery of electrosurgical energy.
International journal of cardiology. Heart & vessels.3():75-77[DOI] 10.1016/j.ijchv.2014.03.008.[PMID] 29450175.
2014
Hormonal changes as a potential cause for monthly fluid status variation as indicated by intrathoracic impedance.
Heart, lung & circulation.23(1):39-42[DOI] 10.1016/j.hlc.2013.04.121.[PMID] 23759387.
2014
Planning and guidance of cardiac resynchronization therapy-lead implantation by evaluating coronary venous anatomy assessed with multidetector computed tomography.
Clinical Medicine Insights. Cardiology.8(Suppl 4):43-50[DOI] 10.4137/CMC.S18762.[PMID] 25995655.
2014
Use of an endoscopic bioptome for extraction of a retained pacemaker lead tip.
Archives of medical science : AMS.10(4):853-4[DOI] 10.5114/aoms.2014.44962.[PMID] 25276174.
2013
Abrasion of a DF-4 defibrillator lead.
Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.24(6):719-[DOI] 10.1111/jce.12056.[PMID] 23216511.
2013
Phrenic nerve injury: An underrecognized and potentially preventable complication of pulmonary vein isolation using a wide-area circumferential ablation approach.
Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.24(10):1086-91[DOI] 10.1111/jce.12210.[PMID] 23869718.
2013
Predictors of Recurrent Atrial Fibrillation Using Mode Switch Quantification.
Cardiology research.4(4-5):135-138[DOI] 10.4021/cr292w.[PMID] 28352435.
2012
An Approach to Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation in the Elderly.
Cardiac electrophysiology clinics.4(2):119-25[DOI] 10.1016/j.ccep.2012.02.002.[PMID] 26939808.
2011
Charge circuit timeout: a sequence of events leading to failure of an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator to deliver therapy.
Circulation. Arrhythmia and electrophysiology.4(4):e33-5[DOI] 10.1161/CIRCEP.111.962092.[PMID] 21846878.
2011
Novel oscillatory mechanisms in the cholinergic control of Guinea pig sino-atrial node discharge.
Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology.22(1):71-80[DOI] 10.1111/j.1540-8167.2010.01839.x.[PMID] 20662981.
2010
Electrophysiologic study: its predictive value for ventricular arrhythmias.
Texas Heart Institute journal.37(3):291-6[DOI] .[PMID] 20548804.
2010
Sudden cardiac death in a 20-year-old male swimmer.
Southern medical journal.103(5):464-6[DOI] 10.1097/SMJ.0b013e3181d8faa1.[PMID] 20375931.
2009
Dual atrioventricular-nodal physiology, elicited by pacing and leading to a reversible cardiomyopathy.
Texas Heart Institute journal.36(4):352-4[DOI] .[PMID] 19693315.
2009
Essential role of diastolic oscillatory potentials in adrenergic control of guinea pig sino-atrial node discharge.
Journal of biomedical science.16(1):101-[DOI] 10.1186/1423-0127-16-101.[PMID] 19922640.
2008
Electrocardiographic T-wave changes underlying acute cardiac and cerebral events.
The American journal of emergency medicine.26(6):716-20[DOI] 10.1016/j.ajem.2007.10.017.[PMID] 18606329.
2008
Persistent second-degree atrioventricular block following adenosine infusion for nuclear stress testing.
Journal of cardiovascular medicine (Hagerstown, Md.).9(3):304-7[DOI] 10.2459/JCM.0b013e3282785288.[PMID] 18301154.
2008
Rapid progression of atrioventricular nodal blockade in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
The American journal of emergency medicine.26(8):967.e5-7[DOI] 10.1016/j.ajem.2008.02.010.[PMID] 18926371.
2007
Clinical investigation: Utility of left ventricular end diastolic diameter in the prediction of susceptibility to ventricular tachyarrhythmias.
International journal of cardiology.120(3):399-403[DOI] .[PMID] 17188377.
2007
Clinical predictors of appropriate implantable-cardioverter defibrillator discharge.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE.30 Suppl 1():S120-4[DOI] .[PMID] 17302686.
2007
Exertional rhabdomyolysis and renal failure in patients with sickle cell trait: is it time to change our approach?
Hematology (Amsterdam, Netherlands).12(4):349-52[DOI] .[PMID] 17654064.
2007
Pacemaker ventricular lead microdislodgement following a motor vehicle accident.
European journal of emergency medicine : official journal of the European Society for Emergency Medicine.14(4):224-7[DOI] .[PMID] 17620916.
2007
Pulmonary artery aneurysm evaluated by 64-detector CT 254 in a patient with repaired tetralogy of Fallot.
Texas Heart Institute journal.34(2):254-5[DOI] .[PMID] 17622384.
2006
Emotion-triggered cardiac asystole-inducing neurocardiogenic syncope.
Pacing and clinical electrophysiology : PACE.29(5):553-6[DOI] .[PMID] 16689856.
2006
On the mechanisms underlying diastolic voltage oscillations in the sinoatrial node.
Journal of electrocardiology.39(3):342-[DOI] .[PMID] 16777524.
2005
Sudden cardiac death associated with an extremely rare coronary anomaly of the left and right coronary arteries arising exclusively from the posterior (noncoronary) sinus of valsalva.
Clinical cardiology.28(11):542-4[DOI] .[PMID] 16450799.

Office Information

Academic Office
5th Floor, Ambulatory Care Center
655 West 8th Street, C35
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-4660
john.catanzaro@jax.ufl.edu
Administrative Manager
Erika Jackson
(904) 244-2655
erika.jackson@jax.ufl.edu
GME Office
5th Floor, Ambulatory Care Center
655 West 8th Street, C35
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Phone: (904) 244-3066
Fax: (904) 244-3629
john.catanzaro@jax.ufl.edu
GME Program Assistant
Sandra Reisig
(904) 244-3066
sandra.reisig@jax.ufl.edu

Education

Medical Degree
2005 · State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Internship
2006 · North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, USA
Internal Medicine Residency
2008 · North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, USA
Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship
2011 · North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, NY, USA
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellowship
2013 · The John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
M.B.A.
2021 · University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA