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James A Kuo, MD

Gender
Male
Language
English

Primary Specialty

Cardiology


Education

Board Certification
Am Bd Pediatrics (Sub: Pediatric Cardiology), American Board of Pediatrics
Medical School:
Medical College of Georgia - Augusta University (formerly Georgia Regents University)
Residency:
Carolinas Medical Center
Fellowship:
Emory University School of Medicine

Network


Introduction

James Kuo, MD, specializes in interventional pediatric cardiology providing evaluations and treatment of a wide variety of complex congenital heart defects. Following his medical training, he was in private practice for almost nine years, serving as the heart center’s Medical Director of Quality, before returning to Emory University and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Being involved in an ever-expanding field, he loves to be on the forefront of cardiology and minimally invasive interventions. His passion is in clinical research, education, and quality improvement to optimize patient care. Outside of work, Dr. Kuo enjoys spending time outdoors and traveling with his family, cycling, and playing his guitar and violin.

Focus of Practice

  • Transcatheter valve implantation
  • Closure of cardiac defects
  • Stent implantation

Areas of Interest

  • Transcatheter interventions for congenital heart disease
  • Quality improvement

Locations

Sibley Heart Center Cardiology

1405 Clifton Rd NE Atlanta, GA 30322 404-256-2593

Research & Publications

Optimizing care using transcatheter therapies