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Jeffrey M. Vinocur, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-6108

Administrative: (585) 275-6096

Fax: (585) 442-0104

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting



• Congenital heart disease (CHD)
• Heart rhythm problems in fetuses, children, and adolescents, including Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW), Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT), and Complete Heart Block (CHB)
• Heart rhythm problems in adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD)
• Ablation therapy in children, adolescents, and ACHD, including Radiofrequency (RF) and cryoablation
• Device therapy in children, adolescents, and ACHD, including pacemakers, defibrillators (ICDs), and loop recorders
• Inherited arrhythmia syndromes, including Long QT Syndrome (LQTS), Brugada Syndrome, Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy/Dysplasia (ARVC/ARVD), and Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia (CPVT)
• Other aspects of pediatric electrophysiology (EP)


• Quality improvement, performance improvement, and patient safety in many aspects of pediatric cardiology, including electrophysiology and cardiac surgery
• Use of multicenter clinical registries for quality improvement
• Management of inherited arrhythmia syndromes
• Management of fetal arrhythmias
• Various other aspects of pediatric cardiology and electrophysiology



BA | Cornell University
Computer Science

MD | University of Pennsylvania

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2013
Fellowship at Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto (Canada)

07/01/2009 - 06/30/2012
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital

06/28/2007 - 06/27/2009
Residency in Pediatrics at Connecticut Children's Medical Center

07/01/2006 - 06/30/2007
Internship in Pediatrics at University of Connecticut School of Medicine

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Paul Gillette Award (co-recipient with Tamara Koopmann)

Mark Snelling Outstanding Fellow Award
Sponsor: University of Minnesota Department of Pediatrics

2011 - 2012
Frank Gougeon Fellowship

Chair's Award for Special Contribution by a Resident
Sponsor: University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program

Primary Care Center Resident of the Year Award
Sponsor: Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Outstanding PL-2 Resident Award
Sponsor: University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program

First Place for Scholarly Pursuit in Basic Science
Sponsor: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

IBM Linux Scholar Challenge winner

Lockheed Martin Award for Outstanding Achievement and Academic Service (Computer Science)

Cornell University Computer Science Prize for Academic Excellence and Leadership

Goldwater Scholarship

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Journal Articles

Thammineni K, Vinocur JM, Harvey B, Menk JS, Kelleman MS, Korakiti AM, Thomas AS, Moller JH, St Louis JD, Kochilas LK. "Outcomes after surgical coronary artery revascularisation in children with congenital heart disease." Heart.. 2018 Sep; 104(17):1417-1423. Epub 2018 Feb 22.

Spector LG, Menk JS, Knight JH, McCracken C, Thomas AS, Vinocur JM, Oster ME, St Louis JD, Moller JH, Kochilas L. "Trends in Long-Term Mortality After Congenital Heart Surgery." Journal of the American College of Cardiology.. 2018 May 29; 71(21):2434-2446.

Roston TM, Yuchi Z, Kannankeril PJ, Hathaway J, Vinocur JM, Etheridge SP, Potts JE, Maginot KR, Salerno JC, Cohen MI, Hamilton RM, Pflaumer A, Mohammed S, Kimlicka L, Kanter RJ, LaPage MJ, Collins KK, Gebauer RA, Temple JD, Batra AS, Erickson C, Miszczak-Knecht M, Kubuš P, Bar-Cohen Y, Kantoch M, Thomas VC, Hessling G, Anderson C, Young ML, Choi SHJ, Cabrera Ortega M, Lau YR, Johnsrude CL, Fournier A, Van Petegem F, Sanatani S. "The clinical and genetic spectrum of catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia: findings from an international multicentre registry." Europace : European pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac electrophysiology : journal of the working groups on cardiac pacing, arrhythmias, and cardiac cellular electrophysiology of the European Society of Cardiology.. 2018 Mar 1; 20(3):541-547.

Books & Chapters

Chapter Title: Cardiac resynchronization therapy for the univentricular heart
Book Title: Clinical Insights: Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Author List: J.M. Vinocur and E.A. Stephenson, (P.P. Karpawich, Ed.)
Published By: Future Medicine 2015 in London, UK

Chapter Title: Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) Syndrome
Book Title: Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology in Clinical Practice
Author List: J.M. Vinocur
Edited By: David T. Huang, MD, Travis Prinzi, MD
Published By: Springer London 2015