Javier E. Banchs, M.D.
Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute
500 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Tel: 800-243-1455 Fax: 717-531-4077
Electrophysiology Cardiovascular Disease
Fellowship, Electrophysiology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (2007) Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, University of Louisville Medical Center (Kentucky) (2005) Residency, Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Bronx (New York) (2002) M.D., Universidad Central De Venezuela Facultad De Medicina (1997)
• Haouzi P, Ahmadpour N, Bell H, Artman S, Banchs J, Samii S, Gonzalez M, Gleeson, K
Breathing Pattern During Cardiac Arres • Banchs JE, Patel P, Naccarelli GV, Gonzalez MD
Intracardiac echocardiography in complex cardiac catheter ablation procedures. • Stevenson RT, Patel PP, Davidson WR Jr, Naccarelli GV, Wolbrette DL, Samii SM, Banchs JE, Penny-Peterson ED, Gonzalez MD
Supernormal conduction and linking in an accessory AV pathway. • Patel P, Banchs JE, Stevenson RT, Patel ND, Naccarelli GV, Wolbrette DL, Samii SM , Penny-Peterson ED, Gonzalez MD
Distal Balloon Occlusion Allows Epicardial Lead Placement in a Tortuous Branch of the Great Cardiac Vein • Naccarelli GV, Wolbrette DL, Samii S, Banchs JE, Penny-Peterson E, Stevenson R, Gonzalez MD.
Vernakalant--a promising therapy for conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation. Expert Opin Investig
Honors and Awards
Patient Satisfaction Score in the 90-94th percentile nationwide FY 08-09 Elected “Chief Cardiology Fellow” 2004-2005 University of Louisville / Cardiology Fellowship Earned the award “Fellow of the Year” for 2002-2003 University of Louisville / Cardiology Fellowship Earned the award “Ambulatory Resident for 2001-2002” Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Jacobi Medical Center Residency Program in Internal Medicine Graduated with honors “Magna Cum Laude”. Earned the "Lorenzo Campins y Ballester" award conferred by the College of Medicine of the "Universidad Central de Venezuela". 1997