Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD 

Ulrika Birgersdotter-Green, MD 

Professor of Medicine
Director, Pacemaker and ICD Services



Contact Information

UCSD Medical Center
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
9444 Medical Center Dr MC 7411
La Jolla, CA 92037

  • Cardiac resynchronization therapy
  • Investigational defibrillators and pacemakers
  • Mechanisms of arrhythmias

Responsible for adult and pediatric pacemaker and/or ICD implantations and clinics. Responsible for two arrhythmia clinics per week. Responsible for procedures in EP lab on three days per week. Responsible for EP consults and procedures at UCSD Medical Center and Jacobs Medical Center.

  • Paz O, Birgersdotter-Green U, Swerdlow C. Acceleration of ventricular rate following atrial antitachycardia pacing: what is the mechanism? J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 14:1382-1384, 2003
  • Day J, Doshi R, Belott P, Birgersdotter-Green U, Behboodikhah M, Ott P, et al. Inductionless or Limited Shock testing is Possible in Most Patients with Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators/Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillators. Circulation 115: 2382-2389, 2007
  • Srivatsa U, Hoppe B, Narayan S, Feld G, Birgersdotter-Green U. Ventricular Arrhythmia Discriminator Programming and the Impact on the Incidence of Inappropriate Therapy in Patients with Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators. Indian Pacing and Electrophysiol J. 7 (2): 77-84, 2007