Dr. Solomon “Joey” Sager is a partner of Chicago Cardiology Institute (CCI) and Director of Electrophysiology Division. After graduating from Cornell University, Dr. Sager attended medical school at Rush University and completed internal medicine residency at University of Illinois, where he was appointed Chief Resident. He completed Cardiology and advanced Electrophysiology (EP) training under the mentorship of multiple international leaders at Jackson Memorial Hospital and the University of Miami in Florida, where he also served as Chief Cardiology Fellow. He trained in complex catheter ablation, including atrial fibrillation ablation, ventricular tachycardia ablation, and percutaneous epicardial ablation. He also trained in advanced cardiac device management, including laser lead extraction under the mentorship of international expert Dr. Roger Carrillo.
Dr. Sager brought his expertise back to Chicago and joined Chicago Cardiology Institute in 2014. He was the first in the area to perform multiple hospital-based and office-based EP procedures. He became a partner at CCI in 2017 and leads the EP division. Entrepreneurial by nature, Dr. Sager’s passion is offering his patients leading edge care in the comfort of a local, accessible practice.
Dr. Sager is proficient in Spanish and Hebrew. He enjoys chopping wood, skiing, playing music, and being with his family.