Specialties

Cardiology (Board certified since 1989)

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1986)

At a Glance

  • 1986 Started practicing
  • 31 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 1 HOSPITAL AFFILIATION

About Dr. Merlino

Dr. Merlino is also board certified in Echocardiography.

My Clinical Interests

  • angina
  • arteriosclerosis & lipids
  • cardiology - general
  • cardiovascular disease
  • echocardiogram
  • hypertension
  • myocardial infarction
  • palpitations
  • syncope
  • transesophageal echo
  • valve disease

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

American Society of Echocardiology

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Major Publications

Xing Sheng Yang, David DeLurgio, Jing Ping Sun, John D. Merlino and Angel R. Leon. Factors Influencing Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure. Clinical Medicine: Cardiology 2009.

Sun JP, Greenberg NL, Yang Xs, Merlino JD, Hu X, Hongning W, Thomas JD, Leon AR. Differentiating Patholic Left Ventricular Hypertrophy by Speckle Tracking Echocardiography.  J Am Soc Echocardiology May 2007,20(5):576.

Jeffrey A. Shih, Byron R. Williams Jr., John Merlino, Javed Butler, Andrew Smith, Wendy Book, Sonjoy Laskar.  Rapid Onset and Resoloution of Cardigenic Shock in a Patient with Pheochromocytoma. Congestive Heart Failure 2009.

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308

  • 404-686-7878
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1 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI

INTERNSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

RESIDENCY

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Professional Memberships

American Society of Echocardiology

American College of Cardiology

American Heart Association

Major Publications

Xing Sheng Yang, David DeLurgio, Jing Ping Sun, John D. Merlino and Angel R. Leon. Factors Influencing Response to Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Patients with Heart Failure. Clinical Medicine: Cardiology 2009.

Sun JP, Greenberg NL, Yang Xs, Merlino JD, Hu X, Hongning W, Thomas JD, Leon AR. Differentiating Patholic Left Ventricular Hypertrophy by Speckle Tracking Echocardiography.  J Am Soc Echocardiology May 2007,20(5):576.

Jeffrey A. Shih, Byron R. Williams Jr., John Merlino, Javed Butler, Andrew Smith, Wendy Book, Sonjoy Laskar.  Rapid Onset and Resoloution of Cardigenic Shock in a Patient with Pheochromocytoma. Congestive Heart Failure 2009.