Mark Link, M.D.

Mark Link, M.D., is a world-renowned authority on commotio cordis and sudden death caused by chest wall impact. His clinical specialties include electrophysiology, arrhythmias, heart disease in athletes, sudden death, and ablations of supraventricular tachycardia and his research interests include sudden death in athletes, air pollution and arrhythmias, appropriate use of ICDs, and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Dr. Link was a member of the committee that revised the guidelines for CPR for the American Heart Association in 2010, guidelines for treatment of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in 2011, and guidelines for the implantation of ICDs in 2012. He is the Co-Director of the New England Cardiac Arrhythmia Center and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Director of the Center for the Evaluation of Heart Disease in Athletes and the Adult Heart Station at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Link is a professor at Tufts University School of Medicine. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Electrophysiology, and Internal Medicine.

Dr. Link can discuss:

  • Commotio cordis
  • Air pollution and arrhythmias
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy