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Erica D. Penny-Peterson, M.D.

Office Location

Penn State Hershey Heart and Vascular Institute
500 University Drive
Hershey, PA 17033
Tel: 800-243-1455 Fax: 717-531-4077


Cardiovascular Disease Electrophysiology

Professional Education

Residency, Electrophysiology, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (2008) Residency, Cardiovascular Disease, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center (2006) Internship, Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2003) M.D., University of Pennsylvania (2000)


Naccarelli, Gerald V., Wolbrette, Deborah L, Samii, Soraya, Banch, Javier E, Penny- Peterson, Erica, Stevenson, Robert, Gonzalez, Mario D
Vernakalant – A promising therapy for conversion of recent-onset atrial fibrillation
Javier E. Banchs, Deborah L. Wolbrette, Soraya M. Samii, Erica D. Penny-Peterson, Parag P. Patel, Sallie K. Young, Mario D. Gonzalez, Gerald V. Naccarelli.
Efficacy and safety of dofetilide in patients with atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter
Bharathi Upadya, MD, Joshua Skibba, MD, Javier E. Banchs, MD, Gurpal Singh, MD, Robert T. Stevenson, MD, Nehal D. Patel, MD, Parag P. Patel, MD, Erica D. Penny-Peterson, MD, Soraya M. Samii, MD, PhD, Deborah L. Wolbrette, MD, Mario D. Gonzalez, MD, PhD and Gerald V. Naccarelli, MD.
How Many Patients with Depressed Left Ventricular Function in an Academic Health Center are Not Offered an Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator?
Parag Patel, Javier Banchs, Robert Stevenson, Nehal Patel, Gerald Naccarelli, Deborah Wolbrette, Soraya Samii, Erica Penny-Peterson, Mario Gonzalez
Distal balloon occlusion allows epicardial lead placement in a tortuous branch of the great cardiac vein.

Honors and Awards

1995 Honors in Biology, Summa Cum Laude 2000 Lillie M. Erk Prize, University of Pennsylvania