Dr. Yuri Pride, MD

Dr. Yuri Pride, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 41
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Dr. Yuri Pride, MD is a cardiology specialist in Snellville, GA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Boston University School of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

1700 Tree Ln Ste 170

Snellville, GA 30078

Contact Information

(770) 979-1200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare

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Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Pride's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pride "I am a board certified interventional cardiologist. My primary goal is the care of the patient. I try to treat them as if they were family. I went into medicine because I loved science and because of an illness in the family that let me see how important a physician can be in someone's life. I attended medical school at the Boston University School of Medicine and completed my Internal Medicine residency and fellowships in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, a major teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Since then, I have been a practicing interventional cardiologist at Gwinnett Medical Center. I specialize in radial artery catheterization, a procedure in which I use the wrist artery, rather than the groin artery, to perform cardiac catheterization. This is associated with higher patient satisfaction, lower bleeding risk and hospital costs and shorter hospital stays than the use of the groin artery. In patients having a heart attack, this has even been associated with a lower risk of death. I also enjoy advanced procedures that allow us to open chronic total occlusions, or total blockages of the arteries that feed the heart. Many patients with such blockages have been told there is nothing that can be done for them other than open heart surgery, and so they suffer from easy fatigue, shortness of breath and chest pains. Emerging technologies now allow us to open these blockages without the need for surgery. Finally, I love to learn, teach and pass along knowledge to younger physicians. I have taken an active teaching role with the growing Internal Medicine residency program at Gwinnett Medical Center."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pride "My philosophy is patient centered. I strive to put the patient's health, comfort and goals first. I specialize in radial artery catheterization, using the small artery in the wrist to perform coronary angiograms and interventions. This is associated with a lower risk of bleeding, shorter hospital stay and improved patient comfort, allowing the patient to sit up immediately after the procedure. I am board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology. My interests lie in taking care of patients with a broad range of cardiovascular conditions, but I have a particular interest in coronary angioplasty and stenting and advanced percutaneous techniques for chronic total occlusions and structural heart disease, including aortic stenosis, atrial septal defects and patent foramen ovales."


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  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

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*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University of New Hampshire
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center-Harvard Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pride has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pride's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pride to family and friends
based on 12 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Pride's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He was very optimistic about doing the procedure I needed. I would definitely recommend him. I went to him to get a second opinion about the blockages I had and he successfully inserted three stents through the arm without losing any blood. He was extremely skillful in performing this very ...more
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Went into Snellville East Side hospital on June 29 2016 with chest pains, burning under left arm and jawbones aching. Just luckily Dr Pride was there. It was determined I was having a heart attack in the er. Dr Pride and his team took me back and installed 3 stints. I felt better before even...more
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Dr. Pride saved my life during an ER consult. My test results for heart distress were coming back negative, but Dr. Pride was consulted after my daughter insisted I was my having an anxiety attack. He came in with a detective's attitude and ordered a test that barely showed above normal. But,...more
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