Dr. Elia Abboud, MD

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Dr. Elia Abboud, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Gainesville, GA and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Abboud has more experience with Cardiac Electrical System Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine medical school in 1986. He is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Abboud to book an appointment.

Dr. Abboud

Northeast Georgia Heart Center

200 S Enota Dr Ne Ste 200 Gainesville, GA 30501
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Abboud is affiliated with Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville Gainesville, a highly rated and top awarded hospital for cardiology.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Offers Telehealth
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1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (1/26/2018)View details
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Abboud

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Abboud treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Abboud treats other conditions, please contact the office at (770) 534-2020.

Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Abboud is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Echocardiography
Cardioversion, Elective
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Dr. Abboud's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Atrioventricular Septal Defect (AVSD)
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thrombolysis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Unstable Angina
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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Dr. Abboud's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Abboud

4.1

Based on 17 ratings

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Saw this doctor 3 times. Felt rushed, minimal discussion / verbal interaction. Went over labs from year ago, nothing current. Told me my numbers were scary & there was nothing he could do as a cardiologist.
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Disappointed – Oct 27, 2019
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I was recommended to Dr Abboud after having a hypertensive crisis requiring hospitalization. I had no idea how to select a cardiologist in a new town. Dr Abboud is extremely efficient; went over med history and tests thoroughly and listened to my concerns about my heart and hypertension. He was not in a hurry to run me out of the treatment room within 15 minutes. His concerns were for me and my health. I trust his expertise. Excellent bedside manner--the best by far.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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M.L. Young in Gainesville, GA – Jun 14, 2018
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He is very efficient and listens to all concerns. We are very satisfied with him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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B. Forester in Carnesville, GA – Apr 29, 2017
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Asked all the right questions. Ran all appropriate tests. Worked well with patient. Did follow-up. Pleasant to be around. What more do you want?
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Charon Caldwell in Toccoa, Ga. – Sep 21, 2016
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Very studious of my medical file. Seeks the best possible solutions. Very personable.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
5 people found this helpful
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Ed Theobald in Rabun Gap, GA – Jun 23, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Elia Abboud, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Gainesville, GA and has over 35 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Abboud has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation
Fellowship Hospital
1993
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1988
University Of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1987
Georgetown University Medical Center
1986
American University Of Beirut, Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School
1983
American University Of Beirut
Undergraduate School
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Languages

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Elia Abboud, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Abboud has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Elia Abboud, MD accepting new patients?

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Does Dr. Elia Abboud, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Elia Abboud, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Abboud frequently treats Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Abboud specializes.

Where is Dr. Elia Abboud, MD's office located?

Dr. Abboud's office is located at 200 S Enota Dr Ne Ste 200, Gainesville, GA 30501. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Elia Abboud, MD speak?

Dr. Abboud speaks Arabic, French, and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Northeast Georgia Heart Center

Northeast Georgia Heart Center200 S Enota Dr Ne Ste 200 Gainesville, GA 30501
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville

Gainesville, GA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Surgery Excellence Award™ (2022)