Dr. Gordon Borkat MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Gordon Borkat is a pediatric cardiologist in Columbus, Georgia. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Atlanta Medical Center and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. He received his medical degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 49 years. He is one of 18 doctors at Atlanta Medical Center and one of 33 at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Atlanta Medical Center

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Ranked #4 in Pediatrics: Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Doctors Hospital of Columbus

Henry Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Pediatrics, 1967 - 1968

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1965 - 1967

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, 1971 - 1973

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Cardiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Surgical treatment of interrupted aortic arch in infancy with expanded polytetrafluoroethylene grafts: two-year follow-up results.
Sturm, J. T., vanHeeckeren, D. W., Borkat, G.

Heart failure in cystic fibrosis. Treatment and prognosis of cor pulmonale with failure of the right side of the heart.
Stern, R. C., Borkat, G., Hirschfeld, S. S., Boat, T. F., Matthews, L. W., Liebman, J., Doershuk, C. F.

Echocardiographic features of ventricular septal defect patch dehiscence.
Mostow, N., Riggs, T., Borkat, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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