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Mirza Ahmed, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Dow Medical College, Pakistan 1985
  • Residency – St. Francis Medical Center 1991
  • Fellowship University of Louisville Hospital 1996; Interventional Cardiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital 1995
  • Clinical Research at Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Sandeep Chandra, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering at Polytechnic University in Brooklyn, NY
  • Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
  • Internal Medicine Residency – Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Program in Providence, RI
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Program in Providence, RI
  • Co-founder of Atlanta Heart Specialists

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Richard J. Coralli, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Marietta College, Marietta OH
  • Emory University School of Medicine 1970-1974
  • Internship – Internal Medicine – Emory University School of Medicine 1974-1975
  • Residency – Internal Medicine Emory University School of Medicine 1975-1977
  • Fellowship in Cardiology Emory University School of Medicine 1981-1984

Board Certification:

  • National Board of Medical Examiners – 1975
  • American Board of Critical Care Medicine – 1990
  • American Board of Internal Medicine – 1977
  • Subspecialty Board of Cardiovascular Diseases – 1983

Societies:

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology – 1996 – Present
  • Medical Association of Georgia

L. Van-Thomas Crisco, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, cum laude, Wake Forest, Winston-Salem, NC
  • Medical school at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Internship and Residency – University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Fellowship in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology – Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology

Societies:

  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow
  • American Heart Association, Fellow
  • Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Fellow

Anthony Dorsey, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Morehouse College Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Chief Fellow during his last year of training

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Echocardiography

Sybil Dotson, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Arkansas State University, Jonesboro AR
  • University of Arkansas Medical School, Little Rock, AR
  • 1985-1986, Intern, Internal Medicine, St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis MO
  • 1986-1988, Resident, Internal Medicine, St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis MO
  • 1989-1992, Clinical Fellowship, Cardiology, St. Louis University Medical Center, St. Louis MO

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine – 1989
  • Cardiovascular Diseases – 1993

Societies:

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Member, Association of Black Cardiologists, Inc.
  • Member, DeKalb Medical Society
  • Member, Rebecca Lee Society

Kenneth A. Hoose, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at Emory University School of Medicine
  • Internship – University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics
  • Residency and Fellowship – University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

Societies:

  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • DeKalb County Medical Society

Jeffrey Howard, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at the University of Arkansas School of Medical Sciences
  • Internship and Residency – University of Alabama Hospital at Birmingham and Affiliated Hospitals, Birmingham, AL
  • Fellowship in Cardiology – Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN
  • Fellow – American College of Cardiology

Board Certification:

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Societies:

  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  • American College of Physicians
  • Association of Black Cardiologists

Paul A. Kirschbaum, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • State University of New York at Albany
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • 1979-1980 Intern, Internal Medicine, Emory Hospitals, Atlanta GA
  • 1980-1982, Resident, Internal Medicine, Emory Hospitals, Atlanta GA
  • 1982-1985, Clinical Fellowship, Cardiology, Emory Hospitals, Atlanta GA

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine – 1983
  • Cardiology – 1985

Societies:

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Medical Association of Georgia

Camille D. Nelson, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
  • 1991-1992, Intern, Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College Hospital/ Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
  • 1992-1994, Resident, Internal Medicine, Albert Einstein College Hospital/ Bronx Municipal Hospital Center
  • 1994-1997, Clinical Fellowship, Cardiology, North Shore University Hospital, Manhassett, NY

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Societies:

  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • Association of Black Cardiologists
  • American Society of Nuclear Cardiology

Suresh Ramamurthy, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Thanjavur Medical College
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Aurora Sinai Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI
  • Active member of Heart failure treatment quality improvement committee at Aurora Sinai Medical Center, WI

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Echocardiography

Narendra Singh, M.D., F.R.C.P.C., F.A.C.C., F.A.H.A.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Graduated in top ten of his class from Dalhousie Medical School in Halifax Nova Scotia
  • Residency – University of Toronto
  • Fellowship in Cardiology – University of Toronto
  • Previous director of Scarborough Cardiology Research
  • Co-founder of the GTACC organization
  • Past National Secretary of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society
  • Councilor on the Georgia Chapter, American College of Cardiology board

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology

Societies:

  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

David H. Song, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Graduated with Honors from UNC-Chapel Hill in Chapel Hill, NC with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry
  • Medical school at UNC -Chapel Hill School of Medicine
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Program
  • Co-founder of Atlanta Heart Specialists
  • Served as an officer in the Korean Medical Association of Georgia
  • Board member of the Korean American Scholarship Foundation

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Nuclear Cardiology

Muthayyah Srinivasan, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at the Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Residency– University of Michigan Medical Center
  • Fellowship – Washington University School of Medicine and the University of Michigan Medical Center

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology

David D. Suh, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Biochemistry from the University of Virginia
  • Medical school at the Medical College of Georgia
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Medical University of Ohio
  • Served at Medical University of Ohio as an Instructor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases for two years

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases

Abhay Trivedi, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Yale University
  • Medical school at Maulana Azad Medical College
  • Residency – Saint Barnabas Medical Center
  • Fellowship – Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiology

Marc I. Unterman, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at Emory University School of Medicine
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  • Fellowship in Cardiology– University of Cincinnati Hospital

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Interventional Cardiology

Societies:

  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • College of Nuclear Medicine

Linda G. Yan, M.D., F.A.C.C.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Yale University
  • Medical school at the University at Buffalo School of Medicine where she received a Commendation from the Dean
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – University Hospital at Stony Brook
  • Fellowship in Cardiovascular Diseases – Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University Program in Providence, RI

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology

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Neal Desai, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • MD, University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine
  • Residency (Diagnostic Radiology), University of Missouri at Kansas City School of Medicine
  • Fellowship (Vascular and Interventional Radiology), Emory University School of Medicine

Board Certification:

  • Board Certification:
  • Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

 Societies:

  • Societies:
  • Society of Interventional Radiology
  • American College of Radiology
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • American Roentgen Ray Society

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi

Ajay Joshi, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
  • Internship in Internal Medicine – Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia, SC
  • Residency in Diagnostic Radiology – University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
  • Fellowship in Vascular/Interventional Radiology – Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Board Certification:

  • Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Societies:

  • American College of Radiology
  • Society of Interventional Radiology
  • American Medical Association

Melissa Seely-Morgan, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical College of Virginia at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • Internship in Internal Medicine – Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC
  • Residency in Diagnostic Radiology – Emory University, Atlanta, GA
  • Fellowship in Vascular/Interventional Radiology – Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Board Certification:

  • Radiology
  • Vascular and Interventional Radiology

Societies:

  • American College of Radiology
  • Society of Interventional Radiology
  • DeKalb Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • Georgia Radiologic Society
  • Southeastern Angiographic Society
  • Atlanta Angiography Club

Steven Storey, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at St. George's University of Medicine, Grenada, West Indies
  • Residency in Diagnostic Radiology – West Chester Medical Center at New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
  • Fellowship in Vascular/Interventional Radiology – New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weil Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, New York, NY
  • Surgical Training – Sound Shore Medical Center, New Rochelle, NY

Board Certification:

  • Radiology
  • Diagnostic Radiology

Societies:

  • American College of Radiology
  • Society of Interventional Radiology
  • Radiological Society of North America
  • DeKalb Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Medical Association of Georgia

Joey Boiser, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical School – University of the Philippines College of Medicine
  • Residency in Neurology – Saint Louis University of Health Sciences Center, served as Chief Resident in his senior year
  • Fellowship in Vascular (Stroke) Neurology – Yale School of Medicine

Board Certification:

  • Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, as well as the Philippine Neurological Association

Societies:

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Stroke Association

Richard Gullick, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree – University of Maryland
  • Medical School – Uniformed Services University in Washington, D.C.
  • Neurosurgical residency – Walter Reed Army Medical Center
  • Research fellowship – Walter Reed Army Institute of Research

Board Certification:

  • Certified by the American Board of Neurologic Surgeons

Joseph Weissman, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • A.B. in Chemistry – Cornell University in Ithica, NY, 1974
  • Ph.D. in biochemistry and Medical School – Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, 1982
  • Residency in Neurology – University Hospitals of Cleveland, 1989
  • Neurophysiology fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, 1989-1990

Board Certification:

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Societies:

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • American Epilepsy Society
  • American Sleep Disorders Association

David A. Olson, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Undergraduate Degree – University Of Florida
  • Medical Degree – Emory University
  • Residency – Emory University
  • Fellowship in Neuro Behavior – Emory University

Sara Shuler, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • B.S. in Food Chemistry from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN, 1994
  • Medical School – Indiana University School of Medicine, 1998
  • Internship and residency in neurology – Emory University in Atlanta, GA, with an emphasis in epilepsy

Board Certification:

  • Neurology

Joshua A. Turknett, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical School – Emory & Henry College
  • Residency – University of Florida Health Science Center
Board Certification:
  • Neurology

Mirza Ahmed, M.D., F.A.C.C., F.S.C.A.I.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Dow Medical College, Pakistan 1985
  • Residency – St. Francis Medical Center 1991
  • Fellowship University of Louisville Hospital 1996; Interventional Cardiology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital 1995
  • Clinical Research at Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Board Certification:

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Timothy Milner, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • BS, Biology, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA
  • Medical school at University of Tennessee, Memphis, Memphis, TN
  • Residency – University of Tennessee College of Medicine - Chattanooga
  • Fellowship in Vascular Surgery – East Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA

Board Certification:

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery

Societies:

  • American College of Surgeons

William W. Rose III, M.D.

Education and Professional Experience:

  • Medical school at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
  • Residency – Henry Ford Medical Center
  • Fellowship – Henry Ford Medical Center

Board Certification:

  • Vascular Surgery
  • Endovascular Surgery

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