William Bonney, MD

William Bonney, MD, is an attending cardiologist and pediatric electrophysiologist with expertise in radiofrequency ablation and ICD implantation.

Areas of Expertise: Interventional Electrophysiology, Neonatal Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT), Pacemaker and ICD implantation, Radiofrequency and Cryo-ablation, Wolf-Parkinson-White Syndrome
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Voorhees; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Brandywine Valley
Phone: 215-590-4040

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    Medical College of Ohio


    Pediatrics, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.


    Pediatrics, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Ill.


    Pediatric Cardiology, Columbia University / Children’s Hospital of New York, New York, NY
    Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology, Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital, Nashville,Tenn.

    Board Certification

    American Board of Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology

    Undergraduate Degree

    BA, Mathematics, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill.

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Cardiologist

    Pediatric Electrophysiologist

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Bonney WB, Kannankeril PJ, Johns JA, Fish FA. Transesophageal Pacing as a Predictor for Arrhythmia Recurrence in Infants With Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia. 2009 American Heart Association Scientific Sessions


    Bonney WB, Spotnitz HM, Liberman L, Silver ES, Ceresnak SR, Hordof AJ, Pass RH. Survival of Transvenous ICD Leads in Young Patients. 2008 Heart Rhythm Society Meeting.


    Osorio JC, Sheema FH, Martens TP, Duque AM, Forster CS, Bonney W, Reddy S, Liao JK, Mital S. The Bradykinin 2 Receptor Genotype: A Risk Factor For Early Onset Cardiovascular Disease. 2007 Pediatric Academic Societies' Meeting



    Ceresnak S, Liberman L, Chen J, Hordof A, Lamberti J, Bonney W, Pass R. An Epicardial Pacing Safety Net: An Alternative Pacing Technique for the Young. Cardiol Young. 2009 Jun;19(3):228-32.

    Ceresnak S, Starc T, Hordof A, Bonney W, Liberman L. Elevated Impedance During Cardioversion of Atrial Flutter in Neonates.  Pediatric Cardiology 2009 May;30(4):436-40.


    Osorio JC, Cheema FH, Martens TP, Mahmut N, Kinnear C, Gonzalez AM, Bonney W, Homma S, Liao JK, Mital S. Simvastatin reverses cardiac hypertrophy caused by disruption of the bradykinin 2 receptor. Can J Physiol Pharmacol. 2008 Sep;86(9):633-42.