The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center Welcomes New Cardiologist

Published: Tuesday, December 3, 2019

The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has a new cardiologist. Santhi Adigopula, MD, FACC, FASE, FSCMR joined the practice today and is accepting patients at the Gainesville location.  

“I am very proud to join this great team of experienced cardiologists who have excellent reputations for providing high-quality cardiovascular services in Northeast Georgia,” said Dr. Adigopula. “I am excited about providing comprehensive cardiovascular care for the people in our community.”    

Dr. Adigopula received her medical degree from Guntur Medical College in Guntur, India, and completed her internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at Bridgeport Hospital/Yale University School of Medicine. Prior to coming to Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Dr. Adigopula was a non-invasive cardiologist/Medical Director at Sentara Heart Hospital, Norfolk, Virginia. 

Dr. Adigopula specializes in women’s heart health, valvular heart diseases, preventive cardiology, echocardiograms, exercise and nuclear stress tests, cardiac CTA, cardiac MRI, EKG’s, Holter and event monitors. She is board-certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiovascular CT. 

Learn more about Dr. Adigopula or make an appointment by visiting the website at or calling 770-534-2020 . 


The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) is the largest cardiology practice in the region, with experienced physicians and advanced practice providers seeing patients at a variety of locations across Northeast Georgia including: Bethlehem, Blairsville, Braselton, Buford, Cumming, Clayton, Commerce, Dahlonega, Dawsonville, Demorest, Gainesville, Hamilton Mill, Lavonia and Toccoa. 

Our cardiologists make sure your heart stays healthy by treating routine and complex conditions, and they lead new ideas about prevention and treatment through clinical research and trials.  They also form the core of the cardiac care team at Northeast Georgia Medical Center that has hospital campuses in Gainesville, Braselton, Barrow and Lumpkin. 

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