Shanti Bansal, MD
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13325 Hargrave Rd, Suite 280
Houston, Texas 77070
Shanti Bansal, M.D. is the founder of Atrial Fibrillation Centers of America.
He completed his Biomedical Engineering and Computer Science degree at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. Later he completed his internal medicine residency training including specialized research in cardiovascular medicine in 2007 at the University of Chicago. Following residency, he entered a cardiology fellowship at Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT where he focused on electrophysiology, finishing in 2010. He then entered a Cardiology Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center/Good Samaritan Hospital, Los Angeles with advanced academic work in ablation techniques and devices. He completed his studies at Harbor-UCLA in 2011.
Dr. Bansal currently practices clinical electrophysiology treating patients with arrhythmia and cardiac issues at Atrial Fibrillation Center Of America based in Houston,Tx. His specialties include atrial fibrillation ablations as well as proficiencies in device implantation/management and ablation techniques. He is board certified in Internal Medicine (2010), Nuclear Cardiology (2011), Cardiology (2011), and Electrophysiology (2013) and served as an electrophysiologist with Houston Arrhythmia Associate from 2011 to 2018. In order to provide a greater level of care, Dr. Bansal founded Houston Heart Rhythm and Atrial Fibrillation Centers of America. Dr. Bansal has an extensive list of research publications, abstracts, and presentations to his credit and is a member of numerous professional and academic societies including the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association.
Dr. Bansal’s medical philosophy is centered on establishing care driven, the one-on-one doctor-patient relationship which affords each patient the highest levels of cardiovascular disease diagnosis and treatments. He believes that delivering compassionate care is the highest calling of the medical arts and conducts his practice based on this philosophy.
Atrial Fibrillation Procedures
- Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
- Pulmonary Vein Isolation
- Complex Fractionated Electrogram (CFAE) Mapping
- CONVERGENT (Hybrid) epicardial-endocardial Ablation
- ICD/Pacemaker implantation
- Electrical cardioversion
"Outstanding doctor and staff. I was referred for a heart ablation by my cardiologist and had the VERY successful procedure in January 2018. Everything went as planned and the problem that I was having was 100% cured. Dr. Bansal and his top notch staff are most pleasant, punctual and accommodating. Excellent experience!!!!"
"Highly recommend! for starters the staff is amazing, so friendly and professional. Beyond helpful with their patients and the doctor actually genuinely cares for you and tries to have your health as best as possible ... and id like to think that the doctor i trust my heart with would care lol but seriously FIVE STARS."
"Dr. Bansal solved my Afib problems. Been off of blood thinners for over a year now. I highly recommend him and his staff."
"My wife has been a patient of Dr. Shanti Bansal for the past 2 years. He has been so patient with her and will take the time to listen to ALL of our questions. He's not in a hurry to get to the next patient and we just like his positive attitude. Just recently we called him around midnight and he was on the phone with us to help us understand the current issue. In addition he has a very friendly and HELPFUL staff that has been so helpful to our family."
- Tom Ryder