Dr. Walter Kenneth Austin MD Cardiologist

Dr. Walter Austin is a cardiologist in Jasper, Georgia and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Piedmont Hospital and Piedmont Mountainside Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 37 years. Dr. Austin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 133 doctors at Piedmont Hospital and one of 9 at Piedmont Mountainside Hospital who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Hospital Affiliation

Piedmont Hospital
High performing in Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital

Education & Medical Training

West Virginia University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977–1980

West Virginia University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1980–1982

Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine
Class of 1977

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

GA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card 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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