Dr. Peter S Hoffmeister MD Cardiologist

Dr. Peter Hoffmeister is a cardiologist in Burlington, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brigham and Women's Hospital and VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 205 doctors at Brigham and Women's Hospital and one of 16 at VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Cardiac Electrophysiology

Hospital Affiliation

Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System

VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain Campus

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #5 in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Bassett Healthcare
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1998–2001

St Elizabeth's Medical Center
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2003–2006

Lahey Clinic
Fellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2006–2007

Albany Medical College
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Regular Physical Activity and Risk of Atrial Fibrillation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Ofman, P.,Khawaja, O.,Rahilly-Tierney, C. R.,Peralta, A.,Hoffmeister, P.,Reynolds, M. R.,Gaziano, J. M.,Djousse, L.

Pacing System Malfunction is a Rare Cause of Hospital Admission for Syncope in Patients with a Permanent Pacemaker.
Ofman, P., Rahilly-Tierney, C., Djousse, L., Peralta, A., Hoffmeister, P., Gaziano, J. M., Weiss, A., Lotan, C., Rosenheck, S.

Possible Proarrhythmia with Dronedarone.
Rosman, J., Hoffmeister, P., Reynolds, M., Peralta, A.

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