Dr. Matthew James Kolek MD Cardiologist

Dr. Matthew Kolek is a cardiologist in Nashville, Tennessee. He received his medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 6 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Clinical Interests: Cardiology, Cardiac Arrhythmias

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2008–2010

Vanderbilt University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2010–2014

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 2008

Publications & Presentations

A Common Variant on Chromosome 4q25 is Associated With Prolonged PR Interval in Subjects With and Without Atrial Fibrillation.
Kolek, M. J.,Parvez, B.,Muhammad, R.,Shoemaker, M. B.,Blair, M. A.,Stubblefield, T.,Kucera, G. A.,Denny, J. C.,Roden, D. M.,Darbar, D.

Comparative Outcomes of Transvenous Extraction of Sprint Fidelis and Riata Defibrillator Leads: A Single Center Experience.
Richardson, T. D.,Kolek, M. J.,Goyal, S. K.,Shoemaker, M. B.,Lewis, A. A.,Rottman, J. N.,Whalen, S. P.,Ellis, C. R.

Use of an Antibacterial Envelope is Associated with Reduced Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections in High-Risk Patients.
Kolek, M. J.,Dresen, W. F.,Wells, Q. S.,Ellis, C. R.


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