Dimitri Cassimatis, MD

Emory Clinic

Director, Coronary Care Unit, EUHM

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Cardiology (Board certified since 2005)
Critical Care Medicine
Internal Medicine
Areas of Clinical Interest:
arteriosclerosis & lipids
cardiology - general
stress test
valve disease
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
404 686-7878
About Dr. Cassimatis
Dr. Cassimatis also specializes in pericarditis.
Year Started Practicing: 2002
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2010
Organizational Memberships:
American College of Cardiology
American Medical Association
Major or Recent Publications:

Apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with giant negative T-waves. Mayo Clinic Proceedings, 2005, Volume 80(9), page 1245.

Association of pulsus paradoxus with obesity in normal volunteers. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2006, Volume 47(9), pages 1907-1909.

Incidence and follow-up of inflammatory complications after smallpox vaccination. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2004, Volume 44(1), pages 201-205.

Left ventricular myocardial injury and syncope due to pulmonary embolism in a soldier: normal coronaries and novel pathologic electrocardiogram signs. Military Medicine, 2008, Volume 173(7), pages 700-707.

Smallpox vaccination and myopericarditis. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2004, Volume 43(9), pages 1503-1510.

The heartbeat of a military cardiologist. Cardiology, 2007, Volume 36(4), page 28.

Venous thromboembolism among United States soldiers deployed to southwest Asia. Thrombosis Research, 2006, Volume 117, pages 379-383.

Graves B. Erskine Award
(for outstanding graduating fellow) Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 2005

Meritorious Service Medal
United States Army, 2009
Medical School
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Walter Reed Army Hospital, Bethesda. MD

Walter Reed Army Hospital, Bethesda, MD

Walter Reed Army Hospital, Bethesda, MD