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Harold Walpole

Howard T. “Bo” Walpole Jr., MD, MBA, FSCAI, FACC

Noninvasive Cardiology

Howard T. “Bo” Walpole Jr., MD, MBA, FSCAI, FACC

Dr. Walpole is a nationally and internationally known expert in cardiovascular medicine with over twenty four years of experience in clinical practice. Dr. Walpole’s past experience includes being a former member of the Board of Trustees of the American College of Cardiology, the largest international professional organization for cardiologists in the world, and has served as their Treasurer. He is a respected speaker at international meetings and director of an annual symposium dedicated to building better cardiology healthcare systems across the country. Dr. Walpole has worked clinically as an interventional cardiologist and Cath Lab Medical Director where he was responsible for participation in a number of pioneering studies in cardiovascular research.

His philosophy of care is to treat his patients like they were his own family members. A longtime resident of north Georgia, he has always been inspired to use his vast experience and knowledge to deliver world class cardiovascular care here in his community.

In his free time, Dr. Walpole enjoys hiking, cycling, travelling and kayaking.

 

Specialty
Cardiology
Awards & Honors
Golden Key National Honor Society, Dean’s Research Fellowship, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, AMA Physicians Recognition Award in 1987 and 1992, Fellow, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Fellow, American College of Cardiology, Member, American College of Physicians, Member, American Association of Clinical Cardiology, Member, American Association of Physician Leadership, Member, American College of Healthcare Executives
Training & Affiliations

B.S. Microbiology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

M.D, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia

MBA, Goizueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Internship, Vanderbilt University Affiliated Hospitals, Nashville, Tennessee

Residency, Vanderbilt University Affiliated Hospitals, Nashville, Tennessee

Fellowship (Cardiology), Emory University Affiliated Hospitals, Atlanta, Georgia

Research Fellowship (Interventional Cardiology), Andreas Gruentzig Cardiovascular Center, Emory University & W. Long Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia

NONINVASIVE CARDIOLOGY

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