Peter C Block, MD

Peter 
            C 
            Block, 
                MD
Emory Clinic

Professor of Medicine, Cardiology

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Cardiology (Board certified since 1973)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1973)
Interventional Cardiology
Areas of Clinical Interest:
angioplasty/angiogram
arteriosclerosis & lipids
atherectomy
atherosclerosis
cardiac catheterization
cardiology-beta radiation
cardiology - general
cardiology - interventional
Cardiovascular Disease
Excimer laser
mitral stenosis
myocardial infarction
transient ischemic attacks
valve disease
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Heart & Vascular Center
1365 Clifton Rd NE Bldg 'A'
Atlanta, GA 30322
404 778-5299
Additional Spoken Language(s):
German
Year Started Practicing: 1966
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2000
Organizational Memberships:
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
American Medical Association
Major or Recent Publications:

Equivalence Trials; Designed to Disappoint . Cath Cardiovasc Intervent (2001),278; vol 52.

Images in Clinical Medicine: Aneurysm of a Saphenous-Vein Bypass Graft. New England Journal of Medicine (2001),1139; vol 344(15).

Short-Term Folic Acid Supplementation Induces Variable and Paradoxical Changes in Plasma Homocystine Concentrations. Lipids (2001),1-6; vol 36, No. 1.

Education:
Medical School
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Internship
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Residency
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Fellowship
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA