Welcome to the Genetic Heart Rhythm Diseases page. The Mayo Clinic Windland Smith Rice Genetic Heart Rhythm Clinic, with the Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory in Rochester, MN, is dedicated to diagnosing, treating, and researching all types of genetic heart rhythm diseases that can cause sudden death.
Follow the Genetic Heart Rhythm Diseases page and stay up-to-date as we post stories, clinical trials, and useful information regarding your genetic heart rhythm condition.
This Friday, May 15th, at 1:20 PM CST, Dr. Georgia Brugada will join Dr. Ackerman for a Facebook Live Q&A session! These sessions are great if you have a specific question you want to ask the experts!
Dr. Brugada is a specialist in pediatric arrhythmias, family cardiology, and [...]
For children and teenagers, the hospital can be a very scary place. Whether your child is visiting Mayo Clinic getting evaluated for a new diagnosis, a check-up, a procedure, or just to visit a loved one, Mayo Clinic and the Windland Smith Rice Genetic Heart Rhythm Clinic want to [...]
A new scientific paper on the implications of COVID-19 in patients with obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) was recently published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings.
New research from the Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory found that in patients with HCM, the heart increases the production of the angiotensin-converting [...]
Did you miss the most recent SADS Foundation Ask the Experts episodes? Don't worry, we've got you covered! Check out the latest SADS Foundation Facebook Live sessions below:
Episode 10 - Ask the Experts: Timothy Syndrome
Dr. Paul Thornton, Dr. Maully Shah, and Kathrine Timothy join Dr. Michael Ackerman [...]
Join us TODAY, Monday, April 27th, at 1:20 PM CST for a special Facebook Live session hosted by the SADS Foundation devoted to families with Timothy Syndrome. The special guests in this episode will be Katherine Timothy for whom Timothy Syndrome is named and Drs. Maully Shah and Paul [...]