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Robert H. Hoyt M.D.


Specializing in ablation of cardiac arrhythmias

 Robert H. Hoyt M.D., is an Iowa native, and received undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Iowa.  After completing an internal medicine residency program at the University of Arizona, he completed a five year fellowship in general and interventional cardiology, and electrophysiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. 

Dr. Hoyt joined Iowa Heart Center in 1994, and is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology; and is also certified by the International Board of Heart Rhythm Examiners.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society. 

Dr. Hoyt has written or co-written more than 100 scientific articles related to cardiac arrhythmias, and has presented lectures and papers in North America, Europe, and Asia.  He has been invited to perform atrial fibrillation ablation procedures in Bejing, China and Madrid, Spain, and has trained many other electrophysiologists as a member of the Arctic Front Master’s Program faculty.   He has served as reviewer for the Journals “Circulation” and “Heart Rhythm,” as an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Iowa, and as arrhythmia services director for Mercy West Lakes Hospital and the Iowa Heart Center.