Cardiovascular Institute of Mississippi
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MEDICAL EDUCATION:

  • Doctor of Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Medicine, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1997

POSTDOCTORAL TRAINING:

  • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, University of Michigan (ranked #12 top U.S.  hospital in Cardiology and Heart Surgery by U.S. News Report), Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2009-2010
  • Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, University of Michigan, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 2006-2009
  • Internal Medicine Internship and Residency, University of Connecticut, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Farmington, Connecticut, 2003-2006
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Serres General Hospital, Serres, Greece, 2000-2002

BOARD CERTIFICATIONS:

  • American Board of Interventional Cardiology, 2010
  • American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, 2009
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
  • American College of Cardiology Fellow/Member, 2006
  • American Heart Association-American Stroke Association Member, 2004
  • American Medical Association Member, 2004

CLINICAL INTERESTS:

  • Coronary artery disease and acute coronary syndromes
  • Cardiac catheterization and coronary artery interventions (balloon angioplasty and stenting)
  • Trans-radial coronary angiograms and interventions
  • Peripheral vascular disease and interventions (upper and lower extremity arterial interventions), renal artery interventions
  • Cardiac imaging (echocardiography, nuclear cardiology, coronary CT angiography)

HONORS AND PUBLICATIONS:

  • Ranked in the top 5th percentile nationwide in the American Board of Interventional Cardiology Certification exam in 2010
  • Ranked in the top 5th percentile nationwide in the American Board of Cardiovascular Disease Certification exam in 2009
  • Multiple academic publications and scientific contributions in top-rated, Cardiology peer-reviewed journals and conferences
  • University of Connecticut Maxwell O. Phelps M.D. Award Scholarship for academic achievements in 2005-2006

Kapasis

Christos Kasapis, M.D. FACC
Cardiologist