Skip Navigation
Search Menu
Find an Expert


Photo of Dr. Joseph Marine

Joseph Marine, M.D.

Joseph Edward Marine, M.D.
Associate Director of Electrophysiology
Associate Professor of Medicine


Appointment Phone


Main Location

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Out-of-State & International Patients +
Out of State Patients

Call 410-464-6641 (8a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

Learn more about our out-of-state patient services »

International Patients

Call +1-410-502-7683 (7a.m. to 6p.m., EST, Mon-Fri)

Learn more about our international patient services »


  • Associate Director of Electrophysiology
  • Associate Division Chief of Cardiology, National Capital Region
  • Section Chief for Cardiology, Johns Hopkins Community Physicians
  • Associate Professor of Medicine

Centers & Institutes



The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Appointment Phone: 443-997-0270

600 N. Wolfe Street
Carnegie Suite 592
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-2412
Fax: 410-955-0223


Ablation, Arrhythmia, Atrial Fibrillation, Atrial Flutter, Atrial Tachycardia, Biventricular Pacing, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiac Sarcoidosis, Cardiology , Cardiomyopathy, Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiovascular Medicine, Catheter Ablation Therapy, Defibrillators, Electrophysiology, Epicardial Catheter Ablation, Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Therapy, Irregular Heartbeat, Pacemakers, Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia, Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation, Supraventricular Tachycardia, Tachycardias, Ventricular Arrhythmias, Ventricular Tachycardia, Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

Research Interests

Atrial fibrillation; Atrial flutter; Supraventricular tachycardia; Heart rate turbulence; Ventricular tachycardia

    Additional Information

  • Education +


    • University of California - San Francisco / MD (1994)


    • Brigham and Women's Hospital / Internal Medicine (1991)


    • Boston University Medical Center / Cardiology (1999)
    • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center / Cardiac Electrophysiology (2000)
    • Boston University Medical Center / Cardiac Electrophysiology (2001)


    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Cardiovascular Disease (2001)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (2002)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (1997)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Scherr D, Dalal D, Chilukuri K, Dong J, Spragg D, Henrikson C, Nazarian S, Cheng A, Berger RD, Abraham TP, Calkins H, Marine JE. Incidence and predictors of left atrial thrombus prior to catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2009; 20: 379-384

    Marine JH, Nazarian S, Bilchick KC, Dong J. CT Image-guided catheter ablation of a focal atrial tachycardia from the non-coronary sinus of Valsalva. Heart Rhythm 2008; 4:1582

    Hauser RG, Maron BJ, Marine JE, Lampert R, Kadish AH, Winters SL, Scher DL, Biria M, Kalia A. Safety and efficacy of transvenous high-voltage implantable cardioverter-defibrillator leads in high-risk hypertrophic cardiomyopathy patients. Heart Rhythm 2008;5:1517-22

    Marine JE. Catheter ablation therapy for supraventricular arrhythmias. JAMA 2007;298:2768-2778

    Petersen BT, Hussain N, Marine JE, Trohman RG, Carpenter S, Chuttani R, Croffie J, Disario J, Chottiprasidi P, Liu J, Somogyi L. Endoscopy in patients with implanted electronic devices. Gastrointest Endosc 2007;65:561-568.

    Marine JE. Stun guns: a new source of electromagnetic interference for implanted cardiac devices. Heart Rhythm 2006;3:342-344

    Marine JE, Dong J, Calkins H. Catheter ablation therapy for atrial fibrillation. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases 2005;48:178-192

    Marine JE, Schuger CD, Bogun F, Kalahasty G, Arnaldo F, Czerska B, Krishnan SC. Mechanism of atrial flutter occurring late after orthotopic heart transplantation with atrio-atrial anastomosis. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2005;28:412-420

    Anh D, Marine JE. Beta-blockers as anti-arrhythmic agents. Heart Failure Reviews 2004;9:139-147

    Marine JE, Watanabe MA, Smith TW, Monahan KM. Effect of atropine on heart rate turbulence. American Journal of Cardiology 2002; 89:767-769

    Watanabe MA, Marine JE, Sheldon R, Josephson ME. Effects of ventricular premature stimulus coupling interval on blood pressure and heart rate turbulence. Circulation 2002; 106:325-330

    Marine JE, Korley VJ, Obioha-Ngwu O, Chen J, Zimetbaum P, Papageorgiou P, Milliez P, Josephson ME. Different patterns of interatrial conduction in clockwise and counterclockwise atrial flutter. Circulation 2001; 104:1153-1157
  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +
  • Activities & Honors +


    • John Addison Porter Prize, Yale College, 1986
    • Summa cum laude diploma, Yale College, 1986
    • Jacob Javits Fellowship in the Humanities, 1988
    • Laennec Society Young Clinician Award, American Heart Association, 2000


    • American College of Cardiology
    • American Heart Association
    • Heart Rhythm Society
  • Videos & Media +
Is This You? Edit Profile