Dr. Scott A. Anderson, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 62

2801 N Decatur Rd Suite 295
Decatur, GA 30033
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Emory University Hospital Midtown
550 Peachtree Street North East
Atlanta, GA 30308
Emory University Hospital
1364 Clifton Road North East
Atlanta, GA 30322

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Anderson

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Emory Heart and Vascular Center
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Decatur
2801 N Decatur Rd Suite 295
Decatur, GA 30033
Emory Heart and Vascular Center
Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Eastside
1608 Tree Ln Suite 101
Snellville, GA 30078
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    Dr. Anderson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
    • Interventional Cardiology

    Board Certifications

    • Cardiovascular Disease, 1987
    • Internal Medicine, 1981
    • Interventional Cardiology, 1999
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Angioplasty
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Cardioversion, Elective
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Thoracentesis
    • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
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    • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Ectasia
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Endocarditis
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Valve Disease
    • Septal Defect
    • Syncope
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Anderson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Emory University
    Graduated in 1978

    Internship Hospital

    Emory University

    Residency Hospital

    Emory University

    Fellowship Hospital

    Emory University
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Anderson & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Anderson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 6 hospitals where Dr. Anderson has admitting privileges:

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    • Dekalb Medical Center at Hillandale

    • Emory University Hospital Midtown

    • Emory University Hospital

    • Dekalb Medical

    • Rockdale Medical Center

    • Eastside Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Anderson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Anderson to family and friends

    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Anderson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 6 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Anderson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Anderson accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    Emory Heart and Vascular Center
    Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Decatur
    2801 N Decatur Rd Suite 295
    Decatur, GA 30033
    (404) 778-7667 (Office)
    B
    Emory Heart and Vascular Center
    Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Eastside
    1608 Tree Ln Suite 101
    Snellville, GA 30078
    (404) 778-8360 (Office)
    C
    Emory Heart and Vascular Center
    Emory Heart & Vascular Center at Rockdale
    1400 Wellbrook Cir NE Suite 103
    Conyers, GA 30012
    (770) 785-7112 (Office)
    D
    Emory Clinic
    Emory Clinic Building A General Cardiology
    1365 Clifton Rd NE
    Atlanta, GA 30322
    (404) 778-3468 (Office)
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