Khusrow Niazi, MD

Khusrow  Niazi, MD
Emory Clinic

Associate Professor of Medicine

Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Specialties:
Cardiology (Board certified since 1991)
Interventional Cardiology (Board certified since 2000)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1987)
Areas of Clinical Interest:
angina
angiogenesis
angioplasty/angiogram
arteriosclerosis & lipids
atherectomy
atherosclerosis
cardiac catheterization
cardiology-beta radiation
cardiology - interventional
cardiovascular disease
carotid disease
carotid stenting
hypertension
limb preservation
peripheral arterial disease
peripheral vascular disease
renal artery disease
renal hypertension
stents
varicose veins
venous diseases
Office(s) Locations:
Emory Heart & Vascular Center
1365 Clifton Rd Ste A2100
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 778-6070
Additional Spoken Language(s):
Urdu
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.

Year Started Practicing: 1991
Year Started Practicing at Emory: 2003
Organizational Memberships:
The Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions,
American College of Cardiology, Fellow
Major or Recent 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.

Education:
Medical School
King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

Residency
Kettering Medical Center, Kettering, OH

Fellowship
William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI
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