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Christopher R. Ellis MD, FACC

Associate Professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology, Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, and Director, LAA Closure Program
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  • 528 ratings
  • 50 comments

Areas of Expertise

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    Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology
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    Arrhythmias
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    Arrhythmias - Ablation
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    Atrial Fibrillation
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    Cardiac Electrophysiology
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    Cardiovascular Medicine
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    Implantable Defibrillator Insertion

Conditions and Treatments

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    Ablation (atrial ablation, ventricular tachycardia ablation)
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    Amyloid Cardiomyopathy
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    Arrhythmias Related to Congenital Heart Disease
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    Atrial Fibrillation (afib)
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    Atrial Flutter
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    Atrial Premature Complex
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    Atrial Tachycardia (a-tach)
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    Atrioventricular Block
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    Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT)
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    Heart Arrhythmia Surgery (MAZE)
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    Implantable Loop Recorder (ILR)
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    Implanted Cardiac Defribillator (ICD)
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    Laser Lead Extraction-Pacemaker or Implanted Cardiac Defibrillator
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    Left Atrial Appendage Closure (LAA, Watchman, Lariat)
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    Pacemaker
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    Referral to Electrophysiology

Locations

1215 21st Avenue South, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
Vanderbilt Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 22100
Nashville, TN 37204

Languages

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    English
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    French

Education

  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Rochester, 2000
  • Residency, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2004
  • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2005
  • EP Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2008
  • EP Fellowship - University of Michigan Health System, 2009
  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, 2012

Patient Comments

Patient Comments are gathered from the Press Ganey Patient Experience Survey and displayed in full. Patients are not identified in order to respect patient privacy.
Dr. Ellis and his staff were respectful,informative,and answered all our questions.
October 14, 2022
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Felt Dr. Ellis listened to my converns.
September 29, 2022
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Excellent
September 25, 2022
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Excellent physician
September 23, 2022
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I receive good care all the way through
September 9, 2022
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Dr Ellis is an exceptional Physician.
September 7, 2022
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Like my doctor
September 1, 2022
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*Dr. Ellis is awesome. he answered my questions so I could understand, didn't seem rushed, and I left knowing I was in good hands.
August 31, 2022
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Very nice
August 31, 2022
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