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Amole O. Ojo, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 275-4775

Office: (585) 275-4775

Fax: (585) 242-9549

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Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Cardiology

Biography

Dr. Ojo is a member of the electrophysiology section, and he takes care of patients with arrhythmias. Specific areas of expertise include ablation of atrial fibrillation, supraventricular tachycardias (SVT), and ventricular tachycardia. Dr. Ojo is an expert in complete management of pacemakers, defibrillators, and resynchronization devices. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease and is board eligible in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professional Background

Dr. Ojo earned his M.D. from Rostov State Medical University in Russia in 2006. He was a medical resident at Rochester General Hospital, and trained as a cardiology fellow at New York Medical College at Westchester Medical Center and as an electrophysiology fellow at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He joined the faculty at the University of Rochester Medical Center in 2020.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

2006
MD | Rostov State Medical University (Russia)

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2018 - 06/30/2020
Fellow at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-East Campus

07/01/2015 - 06/30/2018
Fellow in Cardiology at Westchester Medical Center-GME > 10 yrs

07/01/2012 - 06/30/2015
Resident in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital

06/01/2011 - 06/30/2012
Interim in Internal Medicine at Rochester General Hospital

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Awards

2018
2018 National ACC FIT Jeopardy Semi-Finalists (Third Place)
Sponsor: National ACC

2017
2017 New York ACC FIT Jeopardy Winning Team
Sponsor: New York State ACC Chapter

2014
The Barbara Montione Award for Service and Clinical Excellence in Ambulatory Medicine
Sponsor: Rochester General Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program

2013
Lawrence E. Young Award for Outstanding Performance as a PGY2
Sponsor: Rochester General Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program

2013
Clinical Excellence Award
Sponsor: Rochester General Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program

2009
Certificate of Merit in Recognition of Support for the Activities of Charity Community Development Service Group
Sponsor: NYSC (National Youth Service Corps) Charity CDS Group, Abuja,

2006
Chancellor's Award for Outstanding Performance in Medical School/"Red Diploma" (Diploma with honors)
Sponsor: Rostov State Medical University, Russia

2006
Certificate of Merit for Academic Excellence & Active Participation in the Social Activities of Rostov State Medical University
Sponsor: Rostov State Medical University, Russia

2006
Winner of the Potanin's Scholarship Competition in Medical School
Sponsor: Vladimir Potanin's Fund, Russia

2003
Winner of the Potanin's Scholarship Competition in Medical School
Sponsor: Vladimir Potanin's Fund, Russia

1999 - 2006
Scholarship Awarded to Attend Medical School 6 Year Program and Language Arts Program
Sponsor: Federal Government of Nigeria

1999
State Award for Best Secondary School Certification Examination Result
Sponsor: Oyo State Government, Nigeria

1997
Certificate of Merit for Third Place in Physics at the Finals of the National JETS Competition
Sponsor: National Junior Engineering Technical Society, Nigeria

1995
Certificate of Merit in Recognition of Meritorious Standards Achieved in the National Competitive Examination in Mathematics
Sponsor: National Mathematical Centre, Abuja, Nigeria

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Publications

Journal Articles

5/20/2022
Ojo A, Younis A, Saxena S, Kutyifa V, Chen AY, McNitt S, Polonsky B, Aktas MK, Huang DT, Rosero S, Vidula H, Diamond A, Sampath R, Klein H, Steiner H, Zareba W, Goldenberg I. "Comparison of Frequency of Ventricular Tachyarrhythmia in Men-Versus-Women in Patients with Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator for Primary Prevention." The American journal of cardiology.. 2022 May 20; Epub 2022 May 20.

2020
Ojo A, Yandrapalli S, Veseli G, Karim M, Aronow WS, Sharma M, Frishman WH, Naidu SS, Jacobson JT, Iwai S. "Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion in the Management of Stroke in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation." Cardiology in review.. 2020 28(1):42-51.

8/2018
Ojo AO, Gupta CA, Fuisz A, Solangi Z, Harikrishnan P, Cooper HA, Panza JA, Aronow WS. "Myocarditis presenting as variant angina: a rare presentation." Archives of medical science : AMS.. 2018 Aug; 14(5):1175-1179. Epub 2017 Jul 17.

Books & Chapters

2020
Chapter Title: Bradyarrhythmias and AV block
Book Title: Handbook of Inpatient Cardiology
Author List: Ojo AO and Buxton AE
Edited By: Wells BJ, Quintero Pinzo A, Southmayd G.
Published By: Springer 2020 in Cham

2020
Chapter Title: Narrow QRS Complex Ventricular Tachycardia
Book Title: Cardiac Electrophysiology: Clinical Case Review
Author List: Ojo A., Buxton A.E.
Edited By: Natale A., Wang P., Al-Ahmad A., Estes N.
Published By: Springer 2020 in Cham

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