John Merlino, M.D.

John  Merlino, M.D.
Emory Clinic

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Cardiology (Board certified since 1989)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1986)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
cardiology - general
cardiovascular disease
echocardiogram
transesophageal echo
Office(s) Locations:
Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St., 6th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30308
(404) 686-7878


Emory Heart and Vascular Center at Villa Rica
401 Permian Way Ste A
Villa Rica, GA 30180
(404) 778-8440
Hospital Affiliation(s):
Emory University Hospital Midtown
About Dr. Merlino
Dr. Merlino is also board certified in Echocardiography.
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 1989
Organizational Memberships:
American Society of Echocardiology
American College of Cardiology
American Heart Association
Major or Recent 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.
Education:
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