Marco Mercader, MD

Biography

Marco Mercader, MD

Marco Mercader, MD is assistant professor of Cardiology and Medicine at The George Washington University School of Medicine. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease and Electrophysiology. He received his undergraduate degree from Syracuse University, where he graduated magna cum laude (top 5%) in bioengineering. He received his medical degree from State University of New York at Syracuse where he received the clinical research award of the year and published his work in Cardiac Electrophysiology from Cell to Bedside.

He performed his internship and residency at The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC He completed his postdoctoral fellowship in Cardiology and Electrophysiology at The George Washington University from 1998-2002.

Dr. Mercader now serves as assistant professor of Cardiac Electrophysiology and Medicine at The George Washington University Medical Center. He teaches several courses for the medical school and actively participates in the committee on human research. He research is focused on the areas of atrial fibrillation, syncope, cardiac arrhythmias and cardiac resynchronization therapy.