David N. Kenigsberg, MD, FACC, FHRS is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist who has been practicing electrophysiology in South Florida since 2007. He is a founding member of Florida Heart Rhythm Specialists, PLLC, an EP-only practice serving northern Broward County with over 30 employees, including four Nurse Practitioners, 3 office locations, and serves 10 hospitals in the area. In addition, Dr. Kenigsberg is the co-founder of Fort Lauderdale Heart and Rhythm Surgical Center.
Dr. Kenigsberg received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Miami and his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in the prestigious six-year Honors Program in Medical Education. Subsequently, he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. Dr. Kenigsberg then went on to a cardiology fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, where he served as the Chief Cardiology Fellow. Finally, he completed his training with a two-year electrophysiology fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. Dr. Kenigsberg is currently Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology.
Dr. Kenigsberg has published numerous scholarly articles in peer-reviewed medical journals on many topics germane to electrophysiology. He has been the primary investigator/co-investigator in a myriad of clinical trials involving ablation tools, device and lead development, and device programming. In addition, Dr. Kenigsberg has been involved in the development of intellectual property utilizing cardiac devices for the early detection of patients at risk for a heart attack.
Dr. Kenigsberg is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Florida Chapter of the American College of Cardiology and is the immediate past president of the Broward County Medical Association. He is the current Chairman of the Quality Committee for Broward Health. He has served as the Medical Director and is currently the Laboratory Director of the Fort Lauderdale Heart and Rhythm Surgical Center. Dr. Kenigsberg has been the Medical Director of the electrophysiology laboratory at Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, Florida since 2007. His academic roles include serving as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Cardiology at Nova Southeastern University and a Clinical Preceptor for the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Program at Keiser University.
Dr. Kenigsberg’s clinical interests involve ablation of complex arrhythmias, namely atrial fibrillation; implantation of cardiac devices such as pacemakers and defibrillators, and left atrial appendage occlusion.