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Meet Your Cardiologist

Jared T. Griffis, MD, FACC
Dr. Jared Griffis graduated from Duke University and the Medical College of Georgia. He performed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the University of Florida.

Dr. Griffis is involved in a full range of non-invasive, invasive and interventional procedures. He has additional training in coronary and peripheral interventional cardiology and has attained additional subspecialty board certification in interventional cardiology. He joined Athens Cardiology in 2006.

Parker C. Grow, MD
Dr. Parker Grow is a graduate of The University of Georgia and Emory University Medical School. He completed his internal medicine residency and cardiovascular disease fellowship at Emory. He also completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Emory University Hospital.

Dr. Grow is involved in all aspects of clinical, non-invasive, invasive and interventional cardiology. Like Dr. Griffis, he completed additional training in coronary and peripheral interventions. He became a member of Athens Cardiology in 2008.

 

James S. Miller, MD, FACC
Dr. James S. Miller, along with Dr. Daniel H. Magill, established Athens Cardiology in 1977. He received his undergraduate and medical education at Emory University, followed by an internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship, also at Emory.

Dr. Miller maintains an active office practice, and performs a broad range of non-invasive as well as catheter-based diagnostic procedures. He has continued to serve the medical community in his capacity on the Athens Regional ICU Committee.

 

J. Murphy, MD, FACC
Dr. Tom Murphy graduated from Duke University and West Virginia University School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine internship and residency at Charleston Area Medical Center in Charleston, WV, prior to serving his cardiology fellowship at the Medical College of Georgia.

Dr. Murphy is active in non-invasive and invasive cardiology, and has additional subspecialty board certification in nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology. He joined Athens Cardiology in 1993.

 

Jonathan Murrow, MD
Dr. Jonathan Murrow earned his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. He completed his internal medicine residency at John Hopkins University. Dr. Murrow completed his fellowship in cardiovascular disease at Emory University.

Dr. Murrow is also an Assistant Professor of Medicine for the MCG/UGA Medical Partnership.

 

Ferdos Khan Pohlel, MD, FACC
Dr. F. Khan Pohlel did his undergraduate studies at Emory University and earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He returned to Emory University School of Medicine to complete his training in Internal Medicine and fellowship in cardiovascular disease. He also did additional training in interventional cardiology while at Emory.

Dr. Pohlel provides a full spectrum of cardiovascular care ranging from non-invasive to invasive, interventional cardiology. His services include interpretations of echocardiogram and nuclear stress testing, and performance of coronary, peripheral and structural heart interventions. He has board certification in cardiology, interventional cardiology, nuclear cardiology and endovascular medicine. He became a member of Athens Cardiology in 2009.

 

Robert D. Sinyard, Jr., MD, FACC
Dr. Robert D. Sinyard received his medical degree and completed his internship and residency at the Medical College of Georgia. After completing a cardiology fellowship at the Emory School of Medicine, he joined Athens Cardiology in 1988.

Dr. Sinyard performs a full range of non-invasive and invasive procedures including percutaneous interventions (angioplasty and stents). He has additional subspecialty board certification in interventional cardiology.

 

David A. Woodard, MD, FACC
Dr. David A. Woodard is the Medical Director of Electrophysiology at Athens Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia and completed his residency in internal medicine at the University of Florida. Dr. Woodard completed his fellowship in cardiology/clinical cardiac electrophysiology at the University of Florida.

Dr. Woodard has more than 10 years of private practice experience in the field of electrophysiology (EP) and device implantation. He is involved in general cardiology and non-invasive testing, and his main focus remains the evaluation and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias. He is active in pacemaker and ICD device implantation and follow-up, as well as catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias. He has additional subspecialty board certification in electrophysiology. He joined Athens Cardiology in 2007.

 

 

 

 


 

 

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