Dimitri Cassimatis, M.D.

Dimitri  Cassimatis, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Cardiology (Board certified since 2005)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2002)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
arteriosclerosis & lipids
cardiology - general
stress test
transesophageal echo
valve disease
Office(s) Locations:
Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree ST, 6th Flr
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 686-7878
About Dr. Cassimatis
Dr. Cassimatis also specializes in pericarditis.
Year Started Practicing: 2005
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