Mark Panna

Mark Panna, MD, FACC, FHRS

VA Faculty

Business Phone: (352) 273-9065
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About Mark Panna

Dr. Mark Panna is an Associate Professor for the UF Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. He specializes in electrophysiology and his clinical interests include implantable cardiac devices, atrial fibrillation ablations and ventricular tachycardia ablations.  Dr. Panna received his BS at the University of Pittsburgh in chemistry and MD at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine.  While studying at Drexel University’s College of Medicine, he completed his internal medicine internship in 2003 and internal medicine residency in 2005. Dr. Panna finished his cardiovascular medicine fellowship in 2009 at St. Vincent’s Hospital of New York Medical College and electrophysiology fellowship in 2010 at the University of Florida. In 2011, he received advanced training in electrophysiology at Shands Hospital and the North Florida VAMC. Dr. Panna was voted Fellow of the Year in all specialties at Richmond University Medical Center in 2009 by the house staff and faculty, and served as a Chief Cardiology Fellow at New York Medical College from 2009-2010. He has been recognized as a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (F.A.C.C) and a Fellow of the Heart Rhythm Society (F.H.R.S)

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular DIsease
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Profile

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
Areas of Interest
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial fibrillation or flutter
  • Heart disease
  • Heart pacemaker
  • Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator
  • Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia (PSVT)
  • Ventricular fibrillation
  • Ventricular tachycardia

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Electrophysiology
  • General Cardiology


Improvement in sleep apnea immediately after successful premature ventricular complex suppression following ablation.
HeartRhythm case reports. 9(6):337-340 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hrcr.2023.03.008. [PMID] 37361980.
Electronic consults for improving specialty care access for veterans.
The American journal of managed care. 25(5):250-253 [PMID] 31120719.
Minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgery is an effective approach for treating inappropriate sinus tachycardia.
Journal of cardiovascular electrophysiology. 30(8):1297-1303 [DOI] 10.1111/jce.13970. [PMID] 31222889.
Iatrogenic Ventricular Fibrillation after Direct-Current Cardioversion of Preexcited Atrial Fibrillation Caused by Inadvertent T-Wave Synchronization.
Texas Heart Institute journal. 45(1):39-41 [DOI] 10.14503/THIJ-16-6162. [PMID] 29556151.
Impact of a Pharmacy-Cardiology Collaborative Practice on Dofetilide Safety Monitoring.
The Annals of pharmacotherapy. 51(1):39-43 [DOI] 10.1177/1060028016669962. [PMID] 27630191.
Subcutaneous ICD implant complicated by an intraperitoneal lead course and device infection.
HeartRhythm case reports. 2(3):270-271 [DOI] 10.1016/j.hrcr.2016.01.001. [PMID] 28491687.


Fellowship – Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
2010 · University of Florida
Fellowship – Cardiovascular Disease
2009 · New York Medical College -St. Vincent's Hospital
Residency – Internal Medicine
2005 · Drexel University
Internship – Internal Medicine
2003 · Drexel University
Medical Degree
2002 · MCP Hahnemann University
Bachelor's of Science
1998 · University of Pittsburgh

Contact Details

(352) 273-9065
Business Mailing:
PO Box 100288