Mauricio Hong, M.D., FHRS
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
Universidad La Salle
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Fellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Case Western Reserve University & University of Toronto
Mauricio Hong is an assistant professor of medicine at Dell Medical School with a specialization in cardiology.
Hong has served as the program director of the clinical cardiac electrophysiology training program at Case Western University and was the director of the cardiac electrophysiology laboratory. In addition, Hong was a professor of medicine at Case Western Reserve University. Hong was named America’s Top Cardiologist by the Consumers’ Research Council of America, and he is a fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society.
Hong’s research focuses on the treatment of ventricular arrhythmias in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs). His previous research includes the monitoring of guided anticoagulation on stroke risk and trials with the goal of reducing inappropriate shocks. Hong received his M.D. from Universidad La Salle in Mexico and completed his residency training in internal medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He completed fellowship training in cardiovascular disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology through the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio and University of Toronto, respectively.
Heart Rhythm Society
Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society, 2011
America's Top Cardiologist
Consumers' Research Council of America, 2009-2011
Outstanding Performance During the Cardiology Fellowship Program
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 2002