COVID-19 MESSAGE FROM BMMSA

Our first priority is the health, wellness and safety of everyone who walks through our doors.

Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association is open for medically necessary office visits and procedures only. BMMSA as a corporation is taking all necessary precautions and following public health safety guidelines in regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.

TeleMedicine appointments are now available. Please contact your physicians office for eligibility, additional information, and with any concerns or questions.

As per order of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, any person entering our office building is required to wear a face mask at all times. Patients will not be permitted to enter the building without a face mask.

All patients should expect to be phone screened by Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association staff for COVID-19 symptoms or exposures prior to their appointment and again upon arrival. Patients should also expect to be temperature screened upon arrival in the office.

If your answer to any of the following questions is “Yes”, we ask that you call to reschedule your appointment.

In the past 14 days, have you developed any fever, cough or shortness of breath?
In the past 14 days, have you developed any of the following new symptoms?

  • Body aches or muscle pains?
  • Chills or repeated shaking with chills?
  • Headache?
  • Sore throat?
  • New loss of taste or of smell?
  • Have you, or anyone you have close contact with, been recently referred for COVID-19 testing?

In the past 14 days, have you traveled outside of PA? If “Yes”, please call the office to notify us of travel BEFORE your appointment. Patients recently returning from travel restricted states or countries will be asked to reschedule their appointment.

For the safety of our staff and other patients, patient family members or companions are not permitted at this time to accompany patients to their appointments (unless medically necessary or the patient is a minor). Bryn Mawr Medical Specialists Association respectfully asks family members or companions to wait outside or safely in their vehicle.

We encourage all of our patients to visit the CDC website and Main Line Health COVID-19 Response website to read more about everyday preventative measures and for the most up to date guidance regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). If you are concerned that you may have the Coronavirus (COVID-19), please contact your local Health Departments.

If you have any questions regarding our policy and your appointment, please call your doctor’s office.

Tarun Mathur, M.D.

Cardiology

Location

Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 400
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

Phone: (610) 525-1202
Fax: (610) 527-0643

Education & Training

Fellowship

2007-2010 
Lankenau Hospital
Wynnewood, PA
Cardiology

Residency

2002-2005
Brown Medical School – Rhode Island Hospital/Miriam Hospital
Providence, RI
Internal Medicine

Medical Education

1998-2002 
Thomas Jefferson University Medical College
Philadelphia, PA
M.D., May 2002

Graduate Education

1997-1998 
Columbia University
New York, NY
M.S. in Nutrition, August 1998

Undergraduate Education

1993-1997 
Columbia University – School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
New York, NY
B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, May 1997

Areas of Clinical Interest

  • Cardio Oncology
  • Sports Cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Cardiac Stress Testing and Lipid Management

Honors

  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2019 – #1 Cardiologist
  • Philadelphia Magazine – Top Doctors 2019
  • Philadelphia Magazine – Top Doctors 2018
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2018
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2017 – #1 Cardiologist
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2016
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2015 – #1 Cardiologist
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2014
  • Main Line Today – Top Docs 2013
  • Internal Medicine Residents’ Award to the Best Teacher – Lankenau Hospital Attending Staff (2006)

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

  • Fellow of the ACC (FACC – Fellow of the American College of Cardiology) and AMA (American Medical Association).  Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
  • Simon’s Heart, Local Medical Board (https://simonsheart.org/)
  • Gerhard Society Committee Member

Abstracts

  • Jihong Guo, MD, Yaxun Sun, MD, PhD, Bortolo Martini, MD, Tarun Mathur, MD, Gan-Xin Yan, MD, PhD, Peter R. Kowey, MD and Li Zhang, MD “Brugada Syndrome Unmasked by Fever – Is There Always a Need For Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Placement?”.
    Poster presentation, Heart Rhythm Society. National Meeting. 2009.
  • Mathur T, MD, Ellison K, MD “Palpitations In A 20 Year-Old Athlete”.
    Submitted to American College of Physicians – American Society of Internal Medicine. National Chapter. 2005.
  • Mathur T, MD, Koff J, MD, Stein M, MD “Do Not Do This At Home – A Presentation of Chemical Colitis”.
    Poster presentation, American College of Physicians – American Society of Internal Medicine, RI Chapter. 2003.
  • Koff J, MD, Mathur T, MD, Barrow V, MD, Stein M, MD “A Deceiving Presentation of HSV Encephalitis?”.
    Poster presentation, American College of Physicians – American Society of Internal Medicine, RI Chapter. 2003.

Research

  • Lankenau Hospital 2008-Present
    “Brugada Syndrome Unmasked by Fever – Is There Always a Need For Implantable Cardiac Defibrillator Placement?”
    Research Advisor: Li Zhang, MD.
  • Rhode Island Hospital 2004-2005
    Correlation of cardiac output with vascular attenuation values on computed tomography pulmonary embolism examination using cardiac MRI to assess cardiac output.
    Research Advisor: Michael Atalay, MD.
  • Rhode Island Hospital 2003-2005
    EVEREST – A multicenter trial of a vasopressin antagonist in an inpatient population with acute congestive heart failure exacerbations.
    Research Advisor: Daniel Levine, MD.
  • Rhode Island Hospital 2003-2005
    Patent Foramen Ovale – Parameters of patent foramen ovale in enabling percutaneous closure. Secondary analysis of patent foramen ovale in relation to embolic phenomenon.
    Research Advisor: Athena Poppas, MD.
  • Columbia University 1997-1998
    Masters Thesis
    “In vitro mechanisms of xenobiotic-induced Parkinsonism: Interaction with cellular iron uptake.”
    Research Advisor: Dr. Graziano.
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