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Peter R Kowey , MD

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Medical Group:

Lankenau Heart Group

Primary Office:

Lankenau Heart Pavilion, Mezzanine Level
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

Office Phone: 484.476.1000
Main Line HealthCare Physician
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Electrophysiology Yes
Cardiovascular Disease
  Board Certified in 1981
Yes
Internal Medicine
  Board Certified in 1978
No
Age: 64     Gender: M

Medical School:
University of PA School of Medicine

Internship:
Penn State University-Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Residency:
Penn State University-Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Fellowships:

  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
  • V. A. Hospital - West Roxbury

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

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Office Information

Location:
Lankenau Heart Pavilion, Mezzanine Level
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 484.476.1000 FAX: 484.476.9000
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Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Lankenau Heart Group
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 484.476.1000 FAX: 484.476.9000

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Public Transportation, Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Professional Staff

Elizabeth White, CRNP, MSN
Phone: 610-649-6980
Fax: 610-649-6990

Titles

Academic Titles:
Professor of Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology - Jefferson Medical College

Clinical/Dept Titles:

System Chief, Division Cardiovascular Diseases - Main Line Health
William Wikoff Smith Chair in Cardiovascular Research

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Dr. Kowey is extremely active in numerous publications, presentations and other medical literature. Below is just a partial listing.

Peter R. Kowey, Gan-Xin Yan. Making a silk purse out of a sow's ear. (Editorial) J Am Coll Cardiol 2005;46:688-689.

Ying Wu, Lief Carlsson, Tengxian Liu, Gan-Xin Yan, Peter R. Kowey. Assessment of the proarrhythmic activity of the novel antiarrhythmic agent AZD7009 and dofetiide in the arterially perfused canine and rabbit left ventricular wedge preparation and in the anesthetized, methoxamine-sensitized rabbit. J Cardiovascular Electrophysiol 2005;16:898-904.

David B. Bharucha, Peter R. Kowey. Postoperative arrhythmias after cardiac surgery. In:Saksena S, Camm AJ, eds. Electrophysiological Disorders of the Heart. Philadelphia: W.B.Saunders, 2005, pp. 643-652.

Peter R. Kowey, Tania Z Dickson, Zhongxin Zhang, Shahnaz Shahinfar, Barry M Brenner, for the RENAAL Investigators. Losartan and end-organ protection. Lessons from the RENAAL study. Clin Cardiol 2005; 28:136-142.

Thinn Hlaing, Tara DiMino, Peter R. Kowey, Fan-Xin Yan. ECG repolarization waves: Their genesis and clinical implications. Ann of Noninvasive Electrocardiol 2005;1-:211-223.

Heather Ross, Dusan Z. Kocovic, Peter R. Kowey. Pharmacologic therapies for arterial firbrillation. Am J Geriatr Cardiol 2005;14:62-67.

Ajay K. Joshi, Peter R. Kowey, Eric N. Prystowsky, David G. Benditt, David S. Cannom, Craig M. Pratt, Anna McNamara, Robert M. Sangrigoli. First Experience with a mobile cariac outpatient telemtry (MCOT) system for the diagnosis and management of cardiac arrhythmia. AM J Cardiol 2005;95:878-881.

Mathias Stoenescu, Peter Kowey. Techycardia. In: Rakel RE, Bope ET, eds. Conn's Current Therapy. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders 2005; pp. 254-360.

Joseph Wong, Rajiv A. Patel, Peter R. Kowey. The clinical use of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. Prog CV Dis. 2004;47:116-130.

Peter R. Kowey. You only get so many heartbeats...J Am Coll Cardiol 2004;43:1209-1210.

PRESENTATIONS:

What have recent clinical trials taught us about rhythm management? Ramaswamy Memorial Lectureship. St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Brighton, MA, June, 2005.

New Antiarrhythmic drugs for AF: Will they improve the outcome of rhythm control. Clinical Tutorial, Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May, 2005.

Sudden death prevention. Core curriculum. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May, 2005.

Multi-channel drug treatment of atrial arrhythmic. Satellite Symposium. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Cardiology Grand Rounds. Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN, April, 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Medical Grand Rounds. Graduate Hospital. Phialdelphia, PA, April 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Cleveland Clinic Symposium. Cleveland, OH, April, 2005.

Cardiac safety of non-cardiac drugs: EKG Guidance. Co-chair, Drug Information Association Symposium. Bethesda, MD, April, 2005.

New strategies for anticoagulation for patients with atrial fibrillation. Cardiology Grand Rounds. California Pacific Medical Center. San Francisco, CA, March, 2005.

Clinical antiarrhythmic drug trials. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Medical College of Virginia. Richmond, Virginia, March, 2005.

New pharmacology for arrhythmia management. Satellite Symposium, National Scientific Session. American College of Cardiology. Orlando, FL, March, 2005.

Drug Therapy for atrial fibrillation. Structured Session National Scientific Session. American COllege of Cardiology. Orlando, FL, March 2005.

Drug versus ablation for AF. Medtronic national Symposium. Orlando, FL, February, 2005.

Optimal management of post-MI. Patients with and without heart failure. Symposium chair. New York, NY, January, 2005.

Introduction to atrial fibrillation. Symposium, American College of Cariology and Main Line Health Heart Center. Philadelphia, PA, December, 2004.

Drug prophylaxis: Can it be done? Symposium, American College of Cardiology and Main Line Health Heart Center. Philadelphia, PA, December, 2004.

Drugs in arrhythmia management: Summary of clinical trials. Special Symposium. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. New Orleans, LA, November, 2004.

Regulatory issues in drug development. New Technology Retreat. Chicago, IL, October, 2004.

New strategies in management of atrial fibrillation. Symposium, Columbia University, New York, NY, October, 2004.

Pharmacology of antiarrhythmic drugs. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Hershey Medical Center, penn State University. Hershey, PA, October 2004.

Drug Treatment of AF. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center. Philadlephia, PA, October, 2004.

Management of patients with syncope. Lake Tahoe Symposium. Squaw Creek, CA, October, 2004.

Pharmacologic treatment of AF. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Presbyterian Hospital - University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA, September, 2004.

The INVEST trial: Clinical evidence in antihypertensive management. Medical Grand Rounds, Methodist Hospital. Philadelphia, PA, July, 2004.

Antiarrhythmic drug treatment of AF. Symposium, Baptist Hospital. Memphis, TN, June, 2004.

New therapies for stroke prevention in AF. Symposium. Baltimore, MD, June, 2004.

Practical issues in arrhythmia management. Symposium, Mercy Heart Institute. Sacramento, CA, May, 2004.

 

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2013-2014 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
Main Line Today

2012 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
Philadelphia Magazine

2011 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
U.S. News & World Report

Heart of the Main Line Award, American Heart Association, April 1998.

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Jefferson Medical College: Professor of Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology; Member, Professorial Faculty; Member, Appointment & Promotion Committee of Department of Medicine; Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology; Chairman, Cardiology Chief's Roundtable; Chairman, CHF Program Development Committee

MCP Hahnemann University: Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology; Clinical Professor of Medicine; Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology.

President & Chairman of the Board of Directors, CFL Assoc., Ltd.

President & Chairman of the Board of Directors, Cardiovascular Alliance of the Delaware Valley.

President, The Main Line Health Heart Center of Lankenau, Bryn Mawr & Paoli Memorial Hospitals.

Ad Hoc Reviewer for Department of Veteran Affairs, Clinical Research.

Consultant, CardioRenal Division, Food and Drug Administration.

Member of the Board, Cardiovascular Associates of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Member, Advisory Board, ARVD Registry.

Member, Writing Committee, Up-to-Date in Clinical Medicine, Wellesley, MA.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for the Rhythmol-SR Atrial Fibrillation Trial.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for the VA Cooperative AF Trial, (Safe-T).

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for ALT-711, Alteon.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for summanirole. Pharmacia-Upjohn.

Chairman Endpointe Committee INVEST.

Current Memberships and Activities

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology Society
  • Philadelphia Academy of Cardiology
  • The Physiological Society of Philadelphia
  • North American Society for Cardiac Pacing & Electrophysiology
  • Southeastern PA Affiliate of American Heart Association
  • American Society for Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • Philadelphia Arrhythmia Group
  • Society of Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly
  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacology
  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Pennsylvania Cardiology Society

GENERAL

Specialties: Electrophysiology - Accepting New Patients
Cardiovascular Disease (Board Certified in 1981) - Accepting New Patients
Internal Medicine (Board Certified in 1978) - Not Accepting New Patients
Age: 64     Gender: M

Medical School:
University of PA School of Medicine

Internship:
Penn State University-Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Residency:
Penn State University-Milton S Hershey Medical Center

Fellowships:

  • Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
  • V. A. Hospital - West Roxbury

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Titles

Academic Titles:
Professor of Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology - Jefferson Medical College

Clinical/Dept Titles:

System Chief, Division Cardiovascular Diseases - Main Line Health
William Wikoff Smith Chair in Cardiovascular Research


PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Lankenau Heart Group

appointment icon Location:

Lankenau Heart Pavilion, Mezzanine Level
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096
TEL: 484.476.1000 FAX: 484.476.9000
transportation icon Access Information:  Public Transportation,Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Patient Population
  • Adult
  • Adolescent
  • Geriatric
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • HMO
  • PPO
  • Self-Pay
Professional Staff

Elizabeth White, CRNP, MSN
Phone: 610-649-6980
Fax: 610-649-6990


PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

Dr. Kowey is extremely active in numerous publications, presentations and other medical literature. Below is just a partial listing.

Peter R. Kowey, Gan-Xin Yan. Making a silk purse out of a sow's ear. (Editorial) J Am Coll Cardiol 2005;46:688-689.

Ying Wu, Lief Carlsson, Tengxian Liu, Gan-Xin Yan, Peter R. Kowey. Assessment of the proarrhythmic activity of the novel antiarrhythmic agent AZD7009 and dofetiide in the arterially perfused canine and rabbit left ventricular wedge preparation and in the anesthetized, methoxamine-sensitized rabbit. J Cardiovascular Electrophysiol 2005;16:898-904.

David B. Bharucha, Peter R. Kowey. Postoperative arrhythmias after cardiac surgery. In:Saksena S, Camm AJ, eds. Electrophysiological Disorders of the Heart. Philadelphia: W.B.Saunders, 2005, pp. 643-652.

Peter R. Kowey, Tania Z Dickson, Zhongxin Zhang, Shahnaz Shahinfar, Barry M Brenner, for the RENAAL Investigators. Losartan and end-organ protection. Lessons from the RENAAL study. Clin Cardiol 2005; 28:136-142.

Thinn Hlaing, Tara DiMino, Peter R. Kowey, Fan-Xin Yan. ECG repolarization waves: Their genesis and clinical implications. Ann of Noninvasive Electrocardiol 2005;1-:211-223.

Heather Ross, Dusan Z. Kocovic, Peter R. Kowey. Pharmacologic therapies for arterial firbrillation. Am J Geriatr Cardiol 2005;14:62-67.

Ajay K. Joshi, Peter R. Kowey, Eric N. Prystowsky, David G. Benditt, David S. Cannom, Craig M. Pratt, Anna McNamara, Robert M. Sangrigoli. First Experience with a mobile cariac outpatient telemtry (MCOT) system for the diagnosis and management of cardiac arrhythmia. AM J Cardiol 2005;95:878-881.

Mathias Stoenescu, Peter Kowey. Techycardia. In: Rakel RE, Bope ET, eds. Conn's Current Therapy. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders 2005; pp. 254-360.

Joseph Wong, Rajiv A. Patel, Peter R. Kowey. The clinical use of angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors. Prog CV Dis. 2004;47:116-130.

Peter R. Kowey. You only get so many heartbeats...J Am Coll Cardiol 2004;43:1209-1210.

PRESENTATIONS:

What have recent clinical trials taught us about rhythm management? Ramaswamy Memorial Lectureship. St. Elizabeth's Hospital. Brighton, MA, June, 2005.

New Antiarrhythmic drugs for AF: Will they improve the outcome of rhythm control. Clinical Tutorial, Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May, 2005.

Sudden death prevention. Core curriculum. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May, 2005.

Multi-channel drug treatment of atrial arrhythmic. Satellite Symposium. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. New Orleans, LA, May 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Cardiology Grand Rounds. Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN, April, 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Medical Grand Rounds. Graduate Hospital. Phialdelphia, PA, April 2005.

Pharmacologic therapy of atrial fibrillation. Cleveland Clinic Symposium. Cleveland, OH, April, 2005.

Cardiac safety of non-cardiac drugs: EKG Guidance. Co-chair, Drug Information Association Symposium. Bethesda, MD, April, 2005.

New strategies for anticoagulation for patients with atrial fibrillation. Cardiology Grand Rounds. California Pacific Medical Center. San Francisco, CA, March, 2005.

Clinical antiarrhythmic drug trials. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Medical College of Virginia. Richmond, Virginia, March, 2005.

New pharmacology for arrhythmia management. Satellite Symposium, National Scientific Session. American College of Cardiology. Orlando, FL, March, 2005.

Drug Therapy for atrial fibrillation. Structured Session National Scientific Session. American COllege of Cardiology. Orlando, FL, March 2005.

Drug versus ablation for AF. Medtronic national Symposium. Orlando, FL, February, 2005.

Optimal management of post-MI. Patients with and without heart failure. Symposium chair. New York, NY, January, 2005.

Introduction to atrial fibrillation. Symposium, American College of Cariology and Main Line Health Heart Center. Philadelphia, PA, December, 2004.

Drug prophylaxis: Can it be done? Symposium, American College of Cardiology and Main Line Health Heart Center. Philadelphia, PA, December, 2004.

Drugs in arrhythmia management: Summary of clinical trials. Special Symposium. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. New Orleans, LA, November, 2004.

Regulatory issues in drug development. New Technology Retreat. Chicago, IL, October, 2004.

New strategies in management of atrial fibrillation. Symposium, Columbia University, New York, NY, October, 2004.

Pharmacology of antiarrhythmic drugs. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Hershey Medical Center, penn State University. Hershey, PA, October 2004.

Drug Treatment of AF. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center. Philadlephia, PA, October, 2004.

Management of patients with syncope. Lake Tahoe Symposium. Squaw Creek, CA, October, 2004.

Pharmacologic treatment of AF. Cardiology Grand Rounds, Presbyterian Hospital - University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA, September, 2004.

The INVEST trial: Clinical evidence in antihypertensive management. Medical Grand Rounds, Methodist Hospital. Philadelphia, PA, July, 2004.

Antiarrhythmic drug treatment of AF. Symposium, Baptist Hospital. Memphis, TN, June, 2004.

New therapies for stroke prevention in AF. Symposium. Baltimore, MD, June, 2004.

Practical issues in arrhythmia management. Symposium, Mercy Heart Institute. Sacramento, CA, May, 2004.

 

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2013-2014 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
Main Line Today

2012 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
Philadelphia Magazine

2011 TOP DOCTOR - Cardiology
U.S. News & World Report

Heart of the Main Line Award, American Heart Association, April 1998.

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Jefferson Medical College: Professor of Medicine & Clinical Pharmacology; Member, Professorial Faculty; Member, Appointment & Promotion Committee of Department of Medicine; Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology; Chairman, Cardiology Chief's Roundtable; Chairman, CHF Program Development Committee

MCP Hahnemann University: Adjunct Professor of Pharmacology; Clinical Professor of Medicine; Lecturer, Department of Pharmacology.

President & Chairman of the Board of Directors, CFL Assoc., Ltd.

President & Chairman of the Board of Directors, Cardiovascular Alliance of the Delaware Valley.

President, The Main Line Health Heart Center of Lankenau, Bryn Mawr & Paoli Memorial Hospitals.

Ad Hoc Reviewer for Department of Veteran Affairs, Clinical Research.

Consultant, CardioRenal Division, Food and Drug Administration.

Member of the Board, Cardiovascular Associates of Southeastern Pennsylvania.

Member, Advisory Board, ARVD Registry.

Member, Writing Committee, Up-to-Date in Clinical Medicine, Wellesley, MA.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for the Rhythmol-SR Atrial Fibrillation Trial.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for the VA Cooperative AF Trial, (Safe-T).

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for ALT-711, Alteon.

Member, Data and Safety Monitoring Board for summanirole. Pharmacia-Upjohn.

Chairman Endpointe Committee INVEST.

Current Memberships and Activities

  • Cardiac Electrophysiology Society
  • Philadelphia Academy of Cardiology
  • The Physiological Society of Philadelphia
  • North American Society for Cardiac Pacing & Electrophysiology
  • Southeastern PA Affiliate of American Heart Association
  • American Society for Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
  • American Federation for Clinical Research
  • Philadelphia Arrhythmia Group
  • Society of Cardiovascular Disease in the Elderly
  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacology
  • College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Pennsylvania Cardiology Society

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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