Dr. Gregory Tatum, MD
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Dr. Gregory Tatum, MD

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Pediatric Cardiology | Male

Duke Children's Specialty Services 1126 N Church St Ste 203 Greensboro, NC 27401 Get Directions

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I am a pediatric cardiologist who specializes in imaging childrens hearts. Doctors usually refer patients to me due to a specific concern about a childs heart health. These concerns could include heart murmurs passing out or chest pain. When I meet with a family I try and put them at ease by explaining whats going on with their childs heart in simple terms. I decided to pursue medicine after I had the chance to travel to Honduras as a translator for a medical group. I enjoyed working with the patients and doctors on that trip so much that I decided my future was in medicine. My time outside of work is dedicated to my two school aged boys which means I spend a lot of time either watching them play sports playing sports with them or taking them to see sporting events.

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Dr. Gregory Tatum, MD is a pediatric cardiology doctor who practices in Greensboro, NC. He is 44 years old and has been practicing for 18 years. Dr. Tatum is affiliated with Duke University Hospital.

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      Dr. Tatum's Care Philosophy

      I am a pediatric cardiologist who specializes in imaging childrens hearts. Doctors usually refer patients to me due to a specific concern about a childs heart health. These concerns could include heart murmurs passing out or chest pain. When I meet with a family I try and put them at ease by explaining whats going on with their childs heart in simple terms. I decided to pursue medicine after I had the chance to travel to Honduras as a translator for a medical group. I enjoyed working with the patients and doctors on that trip so much that I decided my future was in medicine. My time outside of work is dedicated to my two school aged boys which means I spend a lot of time either watching them play sports playing sports with them or taking them to see sporting events.

      Dr. Tatum's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology
      •  Board certified in Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatrics
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

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      • Pediatric Cardiology
      • Pediatrics

      Conditions Treated

      • Aortic Aneurysm
      • Aortic Valve Disease
      • Arrhythmias
      • Cardiomyopathy
      • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
      • Coarctation of the Aorta
      • Congenital Heart Disease
      • Congestive Heart Failure
      • Endocarditis
      • Hypertension
      • Mitral Valve Disease
      • Pulmonary Hypertension
      • Pulmonary Valve Disease
      • Septal Defect
      • Syncope

      Education

      • Medical School
        Mayo Medical School

        Graduated in 1999

      • Residency Hospital
        Unc Hospitals

        Completed in 2002

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh

        Completed in 2006

        Unc Hospitals

        Completed in 2003

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      Specialties

      • Pediatric Cardiology

      Procedures Performed

      • Cardiac Imaging