Cardiac Electrophysiologist
301-740 Hillside Ave
Victoria, BC V8T 1Z4
Harvard University, 2012, Electrophysiology Training Program
University of Calgary, 2011, Calgary Electrophysiology Training Program
University of Toronto, 2010, Internal Medicine Residency
University of Toronto, 2007, Internal Medicine Residency
University of Toronto, 2004, Medical Doctor
University of British Columbia, 1999, Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering, Electro-Mechanical Design Master of Engineering
Recent Publications:

Gula LJ, Doucette S, Leong-Sit P, Tang ASL, Parkash R, Sarrazin JF, Thibault B, Essebag V, Deyell MW, Raymond JM, Lane C, Nery PB, Veenhuyzen GD, Redfearn DP, Healey JS, Roux JF, Giddens K, J Sapp Quality of Life with Ablation or Medical Therapy for Ventricular Arrhythmias: A Substudy of VANISH J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol 2018 Jan 9

Sugumar H, Tung M, Leather R, Lane C, Sterns LD, Novak PG. Atrioventricular Nodal Non Re-Entrant Tachycardia (AVNNT) Heart Lung Circ. 2017 May;26(5):524-525

Sugumar H, Tung MK, Lane C, Sterns LD, Novak PG, Leather R. Ejectable loop recorders? Heart Rhythm. 2016 Oct;13(10):2105. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2016.05.027. Epub 2016 May 31.

Reichlin, T, Lane C, Nagashima K, Nof E, Chopra N, Ng J, Barbhaiya C, Tadros T, John RM, Stevenson WG, Michaud GF Feasibity, Efficacy and Safety of Radiofreqency Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation Guided by Monitoring of the Initial Impedance Decrease as a Surrogate of Catheter Contact. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2015 Apr;26(4):390-6

Nof E, Lane C, Cazalas M, Cuchet-Soubelet E, Michaud GF, John RM, Tedrow U, Koplan BA, Stevenson WG, Epstein LM Reducing Radiation Exposure in the Electrophysiology Laboratory: It is more than just Fluoroscopy Times! Pacing and Clincal Electrophysiolgy 2015 Jan;38(1):136-45.

Verma A, Ha AC, Dennie C, Essebag V, Exner DV, Khan N, Lane C, Leipsic J, Philippon F, Sampaio M, Schieda N, Seifer C, Berthiaume A, Campbell D, Chakraborty S. Canadian Heart Rhythm Society and Canadian Association of Radiologists consensus statement on magnetic resonance imaging with cardiac implantable electronic devices. Canadian Journal of Cardiology, 2014 Vol 30, Issue 10, p1131-1141

Reichlin, T, Knecht S, Lane C, Kuhne M, Nof E, Chopra N, Tadros T, Reddy VY, Schaer B, John RM, Osswald, S,Stevenson WG, Sticherling C, Michaud GF Initial Impedance Decrease as an indicator of good catheter contact: insights from radiofrequency ablation with force sensing catheters Heart Rhythm. 2014 Feb;11(2):194-201

Lane C, Veenhuyzen G, Quinn FR A Conflict of evidence: AVNRT or Junctional Tachycardia? Heart Rhythm 2013 May;10(5):767-9. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2012.04.032. Epub 2012 Apr 24.

Jamie Manlucu, Scott Brancato, Christopher Lane, Pedram Kazemian, Gregory F Michaud Contemporary approaches to persistent atrial fibrillation Expert Rev. Cardiovasc. Ther. 2012 Nov; 10(11), 1421-1435

Lane CJ, Dorian P, Ghosh N, Radina M, O’Donnell S, Thorpe K, Mangat I, Korley V, Pinter A Limitations in the Current Screening Practice of Assessing Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction for a Primary Prophylactic Implantable Defibrillator in southern Ontario. Can J Cardiol. 2010 Mar;26(3):e118-24.

Ghosh N, Mangat I, O’Donnell S, Pinter A, Korley V, Lane C, Dorian P, Outcomes in Heart Failure Patients Referred for Consideration of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) for Primary Prophylaxis of Sudden Cardiac Death: What Are the Risks of Waiting? Can J Cardiol. 2009 Oct;25(10):e342-246.

Zhu Q, Lane C, Ching RP, Gordon JD, Fisher CG, Dvorak MF, Cripton PA, Oxland TR Translational constraint influences dynamic spinal canal occlusion of the thoracic spine: An in vitro experimental study. J Biomech. 2008;41(1):171-9. Epub 2007 Aug 20

Lane CJ, Bronskill SE, Sykora K, Dhalla IA, Anderson GM, Mamdani MM, Gill SS, Gurwitz JH, Rochon PA. Potentially Inappropriate Prescribing in Ontario Community-dwelling Older Adults Relative to Nursing Home Residents. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2004 June; 52(6):861-6 (selected for an editorial)

Rochon PA, Lane C, Bronskill SE, Sykora K, Anderson GM, Mamdani M, Gurwitz JH, Dhalla I Potentially

inappropriate prescribing in Canada relative to the US. Drugs Aging. 2004;21(14):939-47.

Goertzen DJ, Lane C, Oxland TR Neutral zone and range of motion in the spine are greater with stepwise loading than with a continuous loading protocol. An in vitro porcine investigation. Journal of Biomechanics 2004 Feb;37(2):257-61

Miao M, Bellingham CM, Stahl RJ, Sitarz EE, Lane CJ, Keeley FW. Sequence and structure determinants for the self-aggregation of recombinant polypeptides modeled after human elastin. Journal of Biol Chem. 2003 Dec 5;278(49):48553-62. Epub 2003 Sep 18.

Pitzen T, Lane C, Goertzen D, Dvorak M, Fisher C, Barbier D, Steudel W, Oxland T The effect of posterior element injury on cervical spine flexibility while using anterior plates with or without posterior fixation. J. Neurosurg. 2003 Jul;99(1 Suppl): 84-90.- Georg Schmorl Award from the German Spine Research Society 2001Best Paper Award

Awards & Recognition:

October 2011: Peter F Russell Clinical Cardiology Fellowship Award, Calgary, Alberta

  • Award is presented annually to the clinical fellow who is considered to best exemplify Dr. Russell’s passion for medicine and patients

June 2004:  The Delbert S. Hoare Award, Toronto, Ontario

  • Awarded by the University of Toronto Medical Alumni Association for leadership and commitment during medical school

June 2004:  Medical Society Honour Award, Toronto, Ontartio

  • Awarded by the University of Toronto Medical Society for support and leadership during medical school

November 2003:  PAIRO Trust Fund 2003 Citizenship Award, Toronto, Ontario

  • Awarded for significant contribution to medical student life while maintaining an above average academic standing

November 2002:  Mary L. Cassidy Award, Toronto, Ontario

  • Awarded for outstanding contributions to the University of Toronto extracurricular activities