Specialties

Interventional Cardiology (Board certified since 2000)

Cardiology (Board certified since 1991)

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1987)

At a Glance

  • 1984 Started practicing
  • 33 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 3 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Niazi

Dr. Niazi's research has advanced the field of interventional cardiology by focusing on peripheral vascular disease and coronary artery disease. At Emory, Dr. Niazi initiated the peripheral research program that continues to perform multiple studies, including studies for novel devices for FDA approval to help patients' circulation. Dr. Niazi is one of the few cardiologists that treats venous disease along with arterial disease.

My Clinical Interests

  • angina
  • angiogenesis
  • angioplasty/angiogram
  • arteriosclerosis & lipids
  • atherectomy
  • cardiac catheterization
  • cardiology-beta radiation
  • cardiology - interventional
  • cardiovascular disease
  • carotid artery disease
  • carotid stenting
  • hypertension
  • limb preservation
  • peripheral arterial disease
  • peripheral vascular disease
  • radiofrequency ablation
  • renal artery disease
  • renal hypertension
  • stents
  • varicose veins
  • vasculitis
  • venous diseases

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

INTERNSHIP

Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, OH

RESIDENCY

Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, OH

FELLOWSHIP

William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

Professional Memberships

The Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions,

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

Languages spoken

  • Urdu

Major Publications

Galbraith E, Del Rosario M, Niazi K. Use of the Stingray Re-Entry System in Two Complex Cases of Occluded Superficial Femoral Arteries. Accepted for publication in Vascular Medicine.

Khalid R, Khalid F, Farooqui F, Dragoi D, Niazi K: Can experienced physicians with high peripheral interventional volume but low carotid artery stenting (CAS) volume achieve low complication rates during CAS? EuroIntervention. 2011 Jan;6(6):744-7.

Khalid R, Khalid F, Farooqui F, Devireddy C, Robertson G, Niazi K: A novel catheter in patients with peripheral chronic total occlusions: a single center experience.Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Nov 1;76(5):735-9

Niazi K, Farooqui F, Devireddy C, Robertson G, vanHorn C, Shaw R: Comparison of hydrophilic glidewires used in endovascular procedures: J Invasive Cardiol August, 2009;21(8):397-400.

Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Clifton

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg A
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 404-778-5299
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2

Emory Heart Center at East Cobb

Emory at East Cobb
137 Johnson Ferry Rd
Ste 1200
Marietta, GA 30068
  • 404-251-1900
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3 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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4

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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5

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

INTERNSHIP

Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, OH

RESIDENCY

Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, OH

FELLOWSHIP

William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI

Professional Memberships

The Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions,

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

Languages spoken

  • Urdu

Major Publications

Galbraith E, Del Rosario M, Niazi K. Use of the Stingray Re-Entry System in Two Complex Cases of Occluded Superficial Femoral Arteries. Accepted for publication in Vascular Medicine.

Khalid R, Khalid F, Farooqui F, Dragoi D, Niazi K: Can experienced physicians with high peripheral interventional volume but low carotid artery stenting (CAS) volume achieve low complication rates during CAS? EuroIntervention. 2011 Jan;6(6):744-7.

Khalid R, Khalid F, Farooqui F, Devireddy C, Robertson G, Niazi K: A novel catheter in patients with peripheral chronic total occlusions: a single center experience.Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2010 Nov 1;76(5):735-9

Niazi K, Farooqui F, Devireddy C, Robertson G, vanHorn C, Shaw R: Comparison of hydrophilic glidewires used in endovascular procedures: J Invasive Cardiol August, 2009;21(8):397-400.