Dr. Christos Kasapis, MD

Dr. Christos Kasapis, MD

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Dr. Christos Kasapis, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in McComb, MS and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Faculty Of Medicine Of Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki in 1997 and specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiology, and more.Read his story

303 Marion Ave

McComb, MS 39648

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Chest Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypertension
very high
more than 97% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Kasapis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kasapis "Publications/Bibliography: Kanthi, C. Kasapis, H.S. Gurm. Chapter 10: Peripheral Arterial Disease. Inpatient Cardiovascular Medicine by B.K. Nallamothu, T.S. Baman (Editors). Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1st edition (2013). C. Kasapis, H.S. Gurm, S.J. Chetcuti, et al. Defining the Optimal Degree of Heparin Anticoagulation for Peripheral Vascular Interventions: Insight From a Large Regional Multicenter Registry. Circulation Cardiovascular Interventions 2010; 3(6): 593-601. S. Sheth, D.D. Wang, C. Kasapis. Current and Emerging Strategies for the Treatment of Acute Pericarditis: A Systematic Review. Journal of Inflammation Research 2010; 3: 135 - 142 C. Kasapis, H.S. Gurm. Routine Stent Implantation Versus Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty in Femoropopliteal Artery Disease: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Authors' Reply. European Heart Journal 2009; 30: 3083-3084. P. M. Grossman, C. Kasapis, K. Munir, et al. Contemporary Below-the-Knee and Femoral-Popliteal Percutaneous Arterial Intervention: A Comparison of Procedural Outcomes and Predictors of Success - Insights From the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Cardiovascular Consortium (BMC2 -PVI). Abstract. Circulation 2009;120: S956-S957. C. Kasapis, H.S. Gurm. Current approach to the diagnosis and treatment of femoral-popliteal arterial disease. A Systematic Review. Current Cardiology Reviews 2009; 5(4): 296-311. C. Kasapis, P.M. Grossman, S.J. Chetcuti. Percutaneous Treatment of a Giant Right Coronary Artery Pseudoaneurysm in Adamantiades-Behçet's Syndrome. European Heart Journal 2009; 30(21): 2630. C. Kasapis, P.K. Henke, S.J. Chetcuti, et al. Routine Stent Implantation Versus Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty in Femoropopliteal Artery Disease: A Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. European Heart Journal 2009; 30(1): 44-55. C. Kasapis, P.D. Thompson. Chapter 7: Sports & Cardiology. The Olympic Textbook of Medicine in Sport (The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine) by Martin Schwellnus (Editor). Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (November 17, 2008). D.D. Wang, C. Kasapis, B.K. Nallamothu. Spontaneous Hemopericardium in a Patient with Hemophilia B: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2008; 20(10): E296-300. C. Kasapis, B.K. Nallamothu. Use of the electrocardiogram in optimizing reperfusion for ST-elevation myocardial infarction: a new role for an old tool? European Heart Journal 2007;28(24): 2957-9. G.I. Papaioannou, C. Kasapis, R.L. Seip, et al. Value of Peripheral Vascular Endothelial Function in the Detection of Relative Myocardial Ischemia in Asymptomatic Type 2 Diabetic Patients who Underwent Myocardial Perfusion Imaging. Journal of Nuclear Cardiology 2006;13(3): 362-8. C. Kasapis, P.D. Thompson The Effects of Physical Activity on Serum C-reactive Protein and Inflammatory Markers: A Systematic Review. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2005; 45: 1563-1569 C. Kasapis, A. Kapetanopoulos Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy: A Heart Syndrome Mimicking Acute Myocardial Infarction. Abstract. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2005; 20: Supplement 1: 264 G. Noble, C. Kasapis, D. Katten, et al. Temporal Progression of Coronary Artery Disease in Patients with Previously Normal Rest/Stress Tc-19m Myocardial Perfusion Imaging: Diabetics versus Non-Diabetics. Abstract. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 2005; 45(3): Supplement 1: 284A-285A A. Karakolios, C. Kasapis, T. Kallinikidis, et al. Cholestatic Jaundice as a Paraneoplastic Manifestation of Prostate Adenocarcinoma. Case Report. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2003; 1: 480-483"
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3  Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

91  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dilation
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Block
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve
  • Bradycardia
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA)
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Diastolic Dysfunction
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy
  • Hypotension
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lower Extremity Arterial and Vascular Disease
  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Multifocal Premature Beats
  • Myocarditis
  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pediatric Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Syncope
  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
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Background Check

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Education

  • Faculty Of Medicine Of Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Hartford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Connecticut
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Connecticut Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Saint Francis Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Connecticut
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Connecticut Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Michigan Health System
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kasapis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Greek

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kasapis' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kasapis to family and friends
17 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
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Dr. Kasapis' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (10)

Dr Kasapis listens to my questions and concerns, and provides explanations that are easily understood. The staff is first-class. Facilities are clean and modern. I give Dr Kasapis my highest recommendation.
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He saved my life! I had a heart attack in the ER and Dr. Jones brought me back. Dr. Kasapis and his team arrived and fought like hell to get me through it. My heart stopped 19 times from beginning to end. 95 minutes after arriving at the ER, they were wheeling me in CICU with three stents....more
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Dr. Kasapis saved my life 5 years ago when I had a massive heart attack. Made it to the ER in McComb after crushing pain in my chest. Coded in the ER and was brought back by Dr. Kasapis and the ER team. I can't say enough good things about my treatment then or the follow up treatment received ...more
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He saved my life 31/2 years ago and continues to prevent me from having another heart attack.
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I have a family and personal cardiac history. I see him on a 6month schedule. He is courteous, prompt and knowledgable. The parking at this office is shared with a Physical-Re-Hab office. It is the pits. Re-Hab patients are NOT the ONLY patients with mobility problems. Earlier this year My BP had...more
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