General Cardiology, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Structural Heart Disease

Dr. Richard P. Borge is a board certified, cardiac electrophysiologist who has been in clinical practice since 1998. He graduated from the College of William & Mary in 1987 and Jefferson Medical College in 1991. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at the New England Deaconess Hospital and his cardiology/cardiac electrophysiology training at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Dr. Borge specializes in all aspects of cardiac electrophysiology including complex ablation and device implantation. He has a specific interest in the treatment of atrial fibrillation.  He is currently the Director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory at Abington-Jefferson Hospital.  In addition to being a national speaker on numerous electrophysiology topics, Dr Borge is the physician-in-charge of training electrophysiology fellows from Jefferson University. His research interests include home monitoring of cardiac devices, improving safety of device implantation and surgical/catheter-based treatment of atrial fibrillation.