Dr. Spencer Palmer MD Cardiologist

Dr. Spencer Palmer is a cardiologist in Atlanta, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and Emory University Hospital Midtown. He received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 15 years. Dr. Palmer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 86 doctors at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta and one of 65 at Emory University Hospital Midtown who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Echocardiography, Interventional

Clinical Interests: Atrial Heart Septal Defects

Hospital Affiliation

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital of Atlanta

Emory University Hospital Midtown
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2000–2002

Emory University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2002–2005

Emory University
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2005–2006

Vanderbilt University
Internship, Internal Medicine, 1999–2000

Emory University School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 9 years in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 8 years in Interventional Cardiology

GA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Castle Connolly, Interventional Cardiology- Regional Top Doctor
2011

Castle Connolly, Interventional Cardiology- Regional Top Doctor
2012

Castle Connolly, Interventional Cardiology- Regional Top Doctor
2013

Castle Connolly, Interventional Cardiology- Regional Top Doctor
2014

Publications & Presentations

Intramyocardial left anterior descending artery as cause of myocardial ischemia.
Polomsky, M.,Palmer, S. J.,Halkos, M. E.

Implantation of left atrial appendage occlusion devices and complex appendage anatomy: the importance of transesophageal echocardiography.
Jorgensen J , Palmer S , Kalogeropoulos A , Arita T , Block P , Martin R , Lerakis S

Phosphorylcholine-coated metallic stents in rabbit iliac and porcine coronary arteries.
Kuiper KK , Robinson KA , Chronos NA , Cui J , Palmer SJ , Nordrehaug JE

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
  • BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • 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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