Dr. Thihalolipavan, or Dr “T” for short, earned his medical degree from Ross University in 2008 where he graduated with high honors. He then went on to complete his Internal Medicine Residency at Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. After residency he was asked to remain as a Chief Resident.
Thereafter, he completed advanced fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Cardiac Electrophysiology at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans, LA. Dr. Thihalolipavan has a particular interest in the treatment of complex arrhythmias. He has extensive training and experience in catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation, premature ventricular complexes/ventricular tachycardia, and other cardiac arrhythmias. He also has expertise in the implantation of pacemakers, defibrillators, and biventricular devices (cardiac resynchronization therapy).
While pursuing his clinical training, Dr. Thihalolipavan achieved awards for excellence in clinical and academic arenas. Finally, research and teaching are among his ongoing interests and to date he has peer reviewed publications in the management of atrial fibrillation.
Above all, Dr. Thihalolipavan believes that compassionate care begins with a patient focused approach, as he incorporates clear and concise communication into his practice.