Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center

Atlanta, GA — 404-778-5545

There are board certified ACHD physicians at this location.

1365 Clifton Road
Clinic A-2nd Floor
Atlanta, GA 30322
United States

404-778-5545
404-778-5545
404-778-5000
christine.peverini@emoryhealthcare.org
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Affiliations

Emory University Hospital
Adult Hospital
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
Adult Hospital
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston
Pediatric Hospital
Emory University School of Medicine

Clinic Staffing

Medical Director

Wendy Book, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card, Adv Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
22
80%

Medical Co-Director

Maan Jokhadar, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card, Adv Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology: Echo
12
60%

Administrative Program Director/Manager

Angela Murphy Professional ACHA Member
MN, RN

7 Additional Cardiologists attend Clinic

Michael Lloyd, MD
IM, IM Card, Clinical Card EP
Anurag Sahu, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM Card
Fred " Rusty" Rodriguez III, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD, IM, IM Card, Peds Card
Matthew Carazo, MD Professional ACHA Member
ACHD
Clayton "Tony" Smith, MD
IM, Peds, Ped Card, ACHD Board Eligible
Vasilis Babaliaros, DM
IM, IM Card
Dennis Kim, MD, PhD
Ped, Ped Card

Nursing & Other Staff

2
Christine Peverini, DNP, ANP-BC, AACC
Andrea Ledbetter, MMSc, PA-C
Estella Moore MSW, LCSW
Kathleen Farrell, BSN, RN
Ali Martin, BSN, RN
Myranda Anderson, BSN, RN
Christine Peverini DNP, ANP-BC, AACC

Care Setting

24
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Clifton Campus
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Saint Joseph's
Emory University Hospital Midtown
Yes
Yes
Adult Hospital
Adult Hospital
Pediatric/Adult Hospital
Yes
Yes - at age 13
Yes, weekly
Yes

Training & Research

Yes
Formal ACHD rotation for general cardiology fellows (in Adult & Peds); Individualized long-term mentoring (or informal ACHD fellowship); Formal dedicated ACHD fellowship (2 years)
Yes
2020
2020

Satellite Clinics

Data valid at 2019

Director's Description

Pulmonary hypertension associated with congenital heart disease (CHD), coordinated care for patients with Fontan palliation, high risk pregnancy counseling and management, cardiac imaging, structural intervention for a variety of CHD related complications, transition program, cardiothoracic surgeons specializing in CHD, cardiac transplant for individuals with complex CHD.