Born in Taiwan, Dr. Monica Lo moved with her family to Texas when she was 12 years old. She graduated with honors from Rice University, and then received her medical degree at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. She stayed at UT Southwestern to complete her internal medicine residency and fellowships in cardiology and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. She is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease and has been awarded the American Heart Association Women in Cardiology Trainee Award for Excellence. An active member of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society, Dr. Lo has given several talks at the organization’s national meetings. She specializes in the electrical conduction of the heart and treats patients with a variety of heart rhythm disturbances, including palpitations, syncope, supraventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia. She performs catheter-based ablations in the heart and also implants pacemakers and defibrillators. During her time off, she loves to travel and spend time with her young daughter and her husband, who is also a cardiologist.