Giuseppe Mascia

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Department of Internal Medicine, IRCCS Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy;

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Personal History

Dr Mascia is a Consultant Cardiac Electrophysiologist based in Genoa, Italy. 


Academic History

In 2007, Dr Mascia received his MD from the University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy. He then did his cardiology residency and his PhD in Clinical Sciences (2017) at the University of Florence. In 2020, he earned a master’s degree in Sports Cardiology from the University of Padova.1

He has been trained at various facilities including St David’s Medical Center in Austin, Texas, USA (2012), the Hospital Clinic in Barcelona, Spain (2015), Clinica Montevergine in Mercogliano, Italy (2016 - 2018), and Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut Leveque in Bordeaux, France (2018).1


Career Overview

Dr Mascia is a Cardiac Electrophysiologist at IRCCS Policlinico San Martino, the University Hospital of Genoa.1

In his work, he aims to improve care for patients, focusing on electrophysiology (ablation and cardiac devices), cardiac genetic diseases (with a special focus on sudden cardiac death and inherited arrhythmia syndromes) and sports cardiology.1

Dr Mascia has worked closely with Prof Josep Brugada on Brugada syndrome and the role of regular physical activity in subjects affected by this pathology.2

He is a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC) and a Fellow of the Italian Association of Hospital Cardiologists (FANMCO).1


Career Timeline

  • 2012: Research Fellow, St. David's HealthCare, Austin, Texas, USA
  • 2015: Visiting PhD, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Spain
  • 2016 - 2018: Consultant Electrophysiologist, Clinica Montevergine, Avellino, Italy
  • 2020 - Present: Cardiac Electrophysiologist, San Martino Polyclinic Hospital, Genova, Italy


Areas of Speciality

  • Electrophysiology 
  • Cardiac genetic diseases 
  • Sports cardiology 




Articles by Giuseppe Mascia, Cardiac Electrophysiologist

A New Era in Zero X-ray Ablation

Giuseppe Mascia, Marzia Giaccardi,


Citation: Arrhythmia & Electrophysiology Review 2020;9(3):121–7.