Friday, January 20, 2017
CVA Welcomes New Cardiovascular Physician to Team
BIRMINGHAM, AL. – Cardiovascular Associates of the Southeast is excited to announce that Himanshu Gupta, MD, FACC a cardiovascular physician, specializing in cardiovascular imaging and general cardiology has joined the group as of (December 19, 2016).
Before joining CVA, Dr. Gupta was a tenured faculty member at UAB Medicine and Radiology and served as a scientist for the UAB Comprehensive Cardiovascular Center, Heart Failure Research Center and Diabetes Research and Training Center. He also served as the Co-Director of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance at UAB and held hospital appointments at UAB Hospital, Kirklin Clinic, UAB Highlands, and The VA Medical Center.
Dr. Gupta completed his medical degree at the University of Delhi, New Delhi, India followed by internal medicine residency at Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. Afterwards, he did his four year combined fellowship in cardiovascular medicine and imaging at The University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL where he served as a chief fellow.
He is board certified by the ABIM in Cardiovascular Medicine and is a Diplomate of the Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (CBCCT) and the Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (CBNC). He is also a Testamur of the National Board of Echocardiography and has highest-level training in cardiovascular MRI.
He has conducted original research in preventive cardiology, valvular heart disease, pulmonary hypertension and diastolic heart failure with numerous original publications in high impact journals and has been consistently funded in his research and program development by the National Institute of Health (NIH).
Dr. Gupta joins CVA with vast expertise in multi-modality cardiovascular imaging for clinical and research applications. He is married with two young children and participates in various community activities including serving as immediate past president of American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin- Birmingham/ Central Alabama Chapter.
Dr. Gupta will be offering the following at CVA and Brookwood Baptist Medical Center:
• Cardiovascular Consultations
• Acute Cardiovascular Care
• Expert Cardiovascular Imaging and Reading
• Cardiovascular Clinic Office Visits
• Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Procedures
For more information on Dr. Gupta and the services available at Cardiovascular Associates contact us at (205-510-5000) or visit http://www.cvapc.com/ .