Mihail G. Chelu, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Mihail G. Chelu, M.D., Ph.D. Photo

Position

Address

Baylor Heart Clinic (Work)
6620 Main Street, Suite 1225
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2545
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Baylor Heart Clinic (Clinic)
6620 Main Street, Suite 1225
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2545
Google Maps

Certifications

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Adult Echocardiography
    National Board of Echocardiography

  • Nuclear Cardiology
    Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • MD from Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy
    09/2000 - Cluj-Napoca Romania
  • PhD from Baylor College of Medicine
    09/2006 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Clinical Fellowship at Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2013 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Clinical Fellowship at Texas Heart Institute at St Luke's Episcopal Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2012 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Postdoctoral Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
    03/2009 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center
    03/2009 - Houston, Texas United States

  • Internship at University of Texas Health Science Center
    03/2006 - Houston, Texas United States

  • MS from Babes-Bolyai University
    06/1997 - Cluj-Napoca Romania

  • BS from Babes-Bolyai University
    06/1996 - Cluj-Napoca Romania

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Chelu’s research interests include: 1. molecular mechanisms and genetics of cardiac arrhythmias and cardiomyopathies; 2. developing magnetic resonance imaging protocols to image left atrial scar and characterize biophysics of ablation; and 3. integration of sensors and mobile platforms to monitor, identify disease signatures, and determine impact on quality of life. 4. cybersecurity of cardiac electrophysiology devices.

Professional Interests

  • Inherited cardiac arrhythmias and cardiomyopathies

  • Sudden cardiac death

  • Ablation of complex atrial flutters and fibrillation

  • Ablation of ventricular arrhythmias

  • Implantation of pacemakers, defibrillators, cardiac resynchronization therapy devices

Physician Specialties

  • Cardiology

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Professional Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

  • Cardiology

Memberships

  • Heart Rhythm Society

  • American College of Cardiology

  • American Heart Association

  • European Society of Cardiology

  • European Heart Rhythm Association