Dimitri Cassimatis, MD
Undergrad Institution; Degree and Major:
1995 - University of Chicago, BS in Biochemistry
1999 - Harvard
In practice since:
2005. From 2005-2010, I was an attending in the US Army. I joined Emory in 2010.
Where and for how many years did you train AFTER medical school:
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, 6 years
How did you choose your specialty?
I loved the physiology and pathophysiology of cardiology. It drew me in. Additionally, I enjoyed working with the majority of cardiologists that I met and all the technical equipment that cardiologists utilize (echo, cath, ekg, pacemakers, defibrillators, CT, MRI).
What do you like MOST, and like LEAST, about your specialty?
In your opinion, what attributes are important in anyone choosing this specialty?