Dr. Joseph Poku, MD

Dr. Joseph Poku, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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51 y/o
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Dr. Joseph Poku, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Macon, GA and has been practicing for 22 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

Georgia Arrhythmia Consultants

639 Hemlock St Ste 100

Macon, GA 31201
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Poku's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poku performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Poku performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Congestive Heart Failure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poku treats Congestive Heart Failure more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Poku treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
  • Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Poku treats Cardiomyopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Poku treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile

Dr. Poku's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Echocardiography
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Electrophysiological Study
Electrophysiology
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Thrombosis
Tilt Table Testing
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Joseph Poku has practiced as a Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist for over eight years. He is board certified in Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiovascular Diseases, and Internal Medicine. Dr. Poku attended Clark University in Worcester, Mass...

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital
  • Duke University Medical Center NC
    Residency Hospital
  • Duke University Medical Center NC
    Internship Hospital
  • 1996
    Tufts University School MA
    Medical School
    1996

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Poku's Performance
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  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Joseph Poku, MD
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Dr. Poku did a heart ablation on me about 7 months ago, and my heart is so much better now. Thanks Doc!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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