Dr Ashok K. Koul, MD, FACC, is a board-certified cardiac electrophysiologist specializing in care for patients with heart rhythm irregularities. He practices with Midwest Heart & Vascular Specialists at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo. Dr. Koul completed cardiac electrophysiology fellowships at the Yale University School of Medicine and the University of Maryland. Dr. Koul was recognized by the National Committee of Quality Assurance for quality cardiovascular and stroke care. Dr. Koul has a background in teaching, having served as an Assistant professor of medicine in cardiac electrophysiology and arrhythmia service. Dr. Koul has also authored several publications and participated in clinical trials in the field of cardiovascular diseases and cardiac electrophysiology.