Molly Sachdev, MD, MPH

Molly Sachdev, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Staff Physician, St. Louis VA Health Care System

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  • BS Biology: Cum Laude Duke University, Durham, NC (1997)
  • Masters in Public Health: UNC-Chapel Hill School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC (2000)
  • MD: Duke University School of Medicine. MD, Durham, NC (2001)
  • Residency, Medicine: Duke University, Durham, NC (2004)
  • Fellowship, Cardiology: Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, MD (2007)
  • Fellowship, Electrophysiology: Johns Hopkins Medical Center, Baltimore, MD (2009)

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Electrophysiology


  • Top 10% Patient Satisfaction Score Nationally, 2013
  • White House Fellowship Regional Finalist, 2007
  • Resident Research Award, Duke University Medical Center, 2004
  • Assistant Chief Resident, Duke University Medical Center, 2004
  • Publication Listed by Editors as “Greatest Impact in 2004”: JACC, 2004
  • Multiple Nominations to Deans List Duke University, 1993-1997
  • Golden Key National Honors Society Duke University, 1997
  • US News and World Report- High School Scholar: Honorable Mention, 1993
  • Xerox Award for Humanities Buffalo, NY, 1993
  • National Merit Scholar Semi Finalist, 1992

Clinical Interests

Clinical Cardiology with specific interest in clinical electrophysiology. Specializing in management and ablation of atrial fibrillation, supraventricular tachycardia, and ventricular tachycardia. Device therapy including pacemakers, defibrillators, cardiac resynchronization therapy, and ICD placement. Management of inherited arrhythmias.

Research Interests

Predictors of sudden cardiac death, Inherited arrhythmias,  Outcomes research.  Clinical trials of novel technologies for management of heart rhythm disorders.