Abdullah Omar

Abdullah Omar, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-CARDIOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 273-9065

About Abdullah Omar

Abdullah Omar, MD, is an assistant professor at the University of Florida College of Medicine. He joins the UF Shands cardiovascular diseases department by way of the University of Virginia where he completed his advanced cardiac clinical electrophysiology fellowship training.

Dr. Omar’s primary research interests are in cardiac arrhythmias and complex ablation procedures.

Dr. Omar enjoys playing soccer, hang gliding, camping, kayaking, exploring cultures and languages, photography, volunteering and listening to music. He is fluent in English, Persian (Farsi), Hindi, Pashto, and is learning Spanish.

Accomplishments

Council Member
2016-2018 · American College of Cardiology Council, Georgia Chapter
Dean's List
2006 · University of Georgia
HOPE Scholarship recipient
2003-2007 · University of Georgia

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Cardiology
Subspecialties
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Atrial fibrillation & atrial flutter
  • Cardiac pacemakers & defibrillators
  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Cardiac sarcoidosis
  • Complex PVC & VT ablations
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Ventricular tachycardia

Publications

2022
Severe myopericarditis following the third dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine: utility of a multimodal treatment approach.
BMJ case reports. 15(6) [DOI] 10.1136/bcr-2022-249533. [PMID] 35768161.
2021
Massive Tension Hemothorax After Pacemaker Implantation.
Cureus. 13(7) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.16754. [PMID] 34513377.

Education

Fellowship in Advanced Cardiac Clinical Electrophysiology
2018-2020 · University of Virginia
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
2003-2007 · University of Georgia

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-9065
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100288
GAINESVILLE FL 32610