Dr. Walter K Austin, MD



Cardiology     -  Georgia,  Jasper

 Overview

Dr. Walter K Austin, MD works in Jasper, Georgia is a specialist in Cardiology and graduated University Of West Virginia. Dr. Austin is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital, Piedmont Mountainside Hospital and practicing for 41 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Cardiology

 Conditions

  • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
  • Broken Hand
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cholesterol Diseases
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Cognitive Assessment
  • Coloboma of Optic Papilla
  • Corneal Flash Burns
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • CranioSacral Therapy (CST)
  • Duodenal Polyp
  • Endocarditis
  • Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Lymphoma, Large Cell, Anaplastic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • No-Needle, No-Scalpel Vasectomy
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Pelvic Relaxation
  • Pneumonia
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Pterygium Syndrome, Multiple Dominant Type
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Telogen Effluvium

 Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine

 Years Since Graduation

  • 41

 State License

  • Georgia

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


University Of West Virginia

Morgantown, WV, USA

WV, USA

Medical School


Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

Augusta, GA, United States

Graduated: 1978

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Piedmont Heart Institute

220 J L White Drive Suite 100
Georgia (GA)
Jasper,
30143

  (866) 255-8390
Medical Director of Practice:    Charles L. Brown III, M.D.
Practice Software:    NEXTGEN
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Year Established:    2007
Performs Procedures On Site?    No

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Piedmont Heart Institute, 220 J L White Drive Suite 100, Jasper, Georgia (GA), 30143




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Choice HMO
  • Blue Choice Option POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Blue Open Access POS
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • GEHA
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Medicare MCR
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Preferred PPO
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Universal American

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 Affiliated Hospitals





Piedmont Hospital

1968 Peachtree Road North West Georgia GA, Atlanta, 30309

A private, not-for-profit organization with 3,700 employees and a medical staff of more than 900 physicians, Piedmont Hospital is a 481-bed acute tertiary care facility located on 26 acres in the North Atlanta community of Buckhead offering all major medical, surgical and diagnostic services. For mo...


 (404) 605-5000


Piedmont Mountainside Hospital photo


Piedmont Mountainside Hospital

1266 Highway 515 South Georgia GA, Jasper, 30143

Piedmont Mountainside Hospital is a hospital located in Jasper, GA. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 5 of 5 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 4 of 5 procedures.




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