Matthew Ostrom M.D., is a triple diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, board certified in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, and internal medicine, and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Heart Rhythm Society. He is a practicing cardiac electrophysiologist with particular interests in catheter and device based therapies in the treatment of complex arrhythmias, syncope, sudden cardiac death, and heart failure.
Born in Seattle, Washington, Dr. Ostrom attended the University of Washington where he earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Microbiology and was involved in basic cardiovascular research in the university setting as well as at a local biotechnology company ZymoGenetics, Inc. He went on to receive his Medical Degree in Chicago at Loyola University Chicago, and completed his post graduate training within the UCLA system completing internship and residency in Internal Medicine, and fellowships in Cardiology and Cardiac Electrophysiology. His research interests currently include ablation of complex arrhythmias and device based treatments for sudden cardiac death and congestive heart failure. He remains active in publishing and has authored and co-authored multiple articles in peer-reviewed cardiology and electrophysiology journals.
In 2011, Dr. Ostrom joined Dr. Erol Kosar at Pulse Arrhythmia Group, a cardiac electrophysiology practice with expertise in the diagnosis, evaluation and management of arrhythmia disorders. We are located in the Torrance area, Dr. Ostrom is currently on staff at Little Company of Mary Hospital and Torrance Memorial Medical Center.
When not immersed in the practice of medicine, Dr. Ostrom enjoys spending his free time with his wife and children, taking advantage of the Southern California sunshine and the many outdoor activities it affords.