Specialties

Cardiology (Board certified since 2013)

Internal Medicine (Board certified since 2009)

At a Glance

  • 2009 Started practicing
  • 7 Years experience
  • 2 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Gongora Nieto

Dr. Gongora is a Board certified cardiologist at the Emory Heart and Vascular Center and Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at Emory University School of Medicine.

Dr. Gongora went to medical school in Bogota, Colombia, where she is from originally. She moved to Atlanta in 2005. Before starting her training in Internal Medicine and Cardiology at Emory University, Dr. Gongora did a post doctoral research fellowship in hypertension and renal disease. Her research was partially funded by the American Heart Association. During this time she published in recognized journals like the Journal of American College of Cardiology, Hypertension and Circulation. Also, she presented in nationally renowned meetings, like the American Heart Association, the American Society of Hypertension and the American Physiology Society meetings, among others. She has been a member of the American College of Cardiology, the American Physiological Society and the American Heart Association-Council for high blood pressure. She is board certified in Cardiology, Internal Medicine and Echocardiography.

My Clinical Interests

  • cardiovascular disease
  • echocardiogram
  • heart risk reduction program
  • hypertension
  • lipid metabolism
  • myocardial infarction
  • stress test
  • valve disease
  • angina
  • cardiology - general
  • women's heart disease
  • arteriosclerosis & lipids
  • syncope
  • palpitations

Academic Profile

Degree

Universidad El Bosque, Bogota, Colombia , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
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FELLOWSHIP

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
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Locations & Appointments

2 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Heart Center at Smyrna

3903 S Cobb Dr SE
Ste 110
Smyrna, GA 30080
  • 404-778-6540
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2

Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Emory University Hospital Midtown

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
  • 404-686-7878
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

3

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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4

Emory University Hospital Midtown

550 Peachtree St NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
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Academic Profile

Degree

Universidad El Bosque, Bogota, Colombia , 0

Training (Residency & Fellowship)

RESIDENCY

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
0

FELLOWSHIP

Emory University, Atlanta, GA
0