Director of Interventional Cardiology and Chief Scientific Officer
Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta, GA, USA
Dr David Kandzari obtained his undergraduate degree from Duke University School of Medicine then completed his internship and residency at The John Hopkins University School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. Following his residency, he completed his general and interventional cardiology fellowship at Duke University where he joined the faculty as the John B. Simpson Assistant Professor of Interventional Cardiology and Genomic Sciences.
Dr Kandzari has held national and international leadership roles in clinical trials in cardiovascular disease and has participated in national and international program committees in cardiology. He has authored and coauthored more than 150 studies, book chapters and scientific reviews. Dr Kandzari is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular diseases and is certified by the Board of Interventional Cardiology. He specializes in interventional cardiology, peripheral arterial disease and cardiovascular medicine. His clinical focus includes catheter-based revascularization of complex coronary and peripheral disease.