W. James Parks, M.S., M.D.

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Pediatric Cardiologist

Outpatient Clinic Locations:
Sibley Heart Center Cardiology--Children's at Scottish Rite (Medical Office Building)

Associate Professor of Pediatrics; Assistant Professor of Radiology
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: Medical College of Georgia, United States, Augusta, GA, 1981
Residency: University Hospital of Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL, 1984-1987


  • American Board of Pediatrics
Professional Scientific Societies
  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Fellow, North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging (FNASCI)
  • Flow, Motion & Cardiac Imaging Group, International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM), 2011-2012
  • Member, American Heart Association
  • Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT), 2010-2013
    • SCCT Pediatric and Adolescent CTA Committee to develop "Guidelines for Radiation Exposure in Children"
    • SCCT Pediatrics and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Committee
  • Society of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

Publications / Presentations

Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by Dr. Parks are available at PubMed, the online database provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine / National Institutes of Health Publications.

  • Authored/co-authored 42 publications
  • Authored/co-authored 24 journal articles
  • Authored/co-authored 93 journal abstracts
  • Participated in 19 national presentations
  • Participated in 25 local presentations

Professional Interests
  • Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Cardiovascular MRI Research

Privileges Egleston
Scottish Rite

Additional Information

Correspondence to: Sibley Heart Center Cardiology, P.O. Box 941907, Atlanta, GA 31141-0907