An electrophysiologist by training, Dr. Saba’s research and clinical interests include cardiac resynchronization, the development and use of implantable cardiac devices and the treatment of cardiac rhythm abnormalities. He has more than 200 research publications to his name, as well as three patents for inventions in the field of cardiac electrophysiology.
After earning his undergraduate and medical degrees from the American University of Beirut in his native Lebanon, Dr. Saba continued his education at Tufts University in Massachusetts, completing his postgraduate training in internal medicine, cardiology, and electrophysiology. He joined the University of Pittsburgh faculty in 2000 and previously served as chief of cardiac electrophysiology at UPMC.
Dr. Saba is board-certified in cardiovascular disease, clinical cardiac electrophysiology and internal medicine, and he is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and of the Heart Rhythm Society.