24/7 -  Cardiovascular Medicine Service 

-1 Hour ECG Read-Fax:

470-235-4968

-  24 Hour CV Referrals: 

404-943-0289

 

"Your Family, Your Health in Your Hands"

Your staff is fully bilingual in Spanish and English. Your clinics provide care consistent with U.S. standards for “Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services” (CLAS).  We accept Medicaid and all major insurance plans.  We also have an offering of Fee for Service Prevention and Health Assessment tools that are backed by our preventive cardiology specialists.

We look forward to being part of your family’s preventive health and wellness team.

OUR PROVIDERS:

 

Eduardo Montaña M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A

Dr. Eduardo Montaña is a Board Certified Preventive Pediatric Cardiologists and one of the few Pediatric Cardiologist nationally who is board eligible in Clinical Lipidology, the diagnosis, management and treatment of Pediatric Cholesterol disorders.

Dr. Montaña completed both his training in Preventive Medicine and Pediatric Cardiology at the Emory University School of Medicine as well as his Masters of Public Health at the world renowned Rollins School of Public Health. He is Board Certified in Pediatrics having attained his General Pediatric training at the University of Miami.

In the early nineties, Dr. Montaña was awarded and completed an appointment at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Environmental Health and Health Promotion in the Epidemiology Intelligence Service.  He later served on faculty at Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology. He remains an active staff member of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.

Dr. Montaña in 2001 founded and remains the Executive Medical Officer of Children’s Cardiovascular Medicine, a private practice in the Metropolitan Atlanta area covering the needs of infants, children, adolescent and young adults of the State Georgia Children between six office locations.    Children’s Cardiovascular Medicine is dedicated to the health and wellness of Georgia’s children and their families and offers a wide range of Pediatric Cardiology and Preventive Medicine evaluations, diagnosis and treatment services. 

Children’s Cardiovascular Medicine uniquely provides the only Preventive Pediatric Cardiology and Family Preventive Lifestyle medicine services by specialized Preventive Medicine Physician in the State of Georgia.

Dr. Montaña currently serves on the Executive Board of the National Hispanic Health Foundation (NHHF) and serves has for 3 years served as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Hispanic Health Coalition of Georgia (HHCGA), a Non Profit whose mission includes promotion of Health Equity and Health Access to Culturally and Linguistically Competent clinical prevention services (CLAS standard).  Dr. Montaña in his charge nationally and regionally as Board Chair of HHCGA has been instrumental in making preventive health education a cornerstone issue for all families and children a cornerstone of the healthcare debate.

Dr. Montaña earned his MBA in Healthcare Administration and Management from University of Colorado Executive Health Care Business School.  His professional interest includes development of an “Integrated Care Model” for private practices in Family, Pediatric and Subspecialty Medicine that emphasizes quality outcomes within a network of Prevention and Health Promotion services.

As a Preventive Pediatric Cardiologist specialist, Dr. Montaña has incorporated  his health planning activities on adaptable socio-cultural, nutritional and physical activity solutions to combat emerging non-communicable disease in our state and region such as premature cardiovascular disease and Diabetes and attendant co-morbid conditions stemming from the childhood obesity epidemic.

Dr. Montaña enjoys spending time in the Appalachia back country with his wife, Juliana, and three teenage children and three year old.  An instrument rated pilot, Dr. Montaña enjoys taking the “10,000 feet” view of the world we live in. 

 

 


Our Clinical Staff

 

 

Michelle Siraco, CVT, RCS

  • Cardiovascular Sonographer & Technical Director of Echocardiography Lab
  • Expert Cardiovascular Diagnostic Imaging Lab-ICAEL Accreditation

Michelle is an highly experienced Registered Cardiac Sonographer proficient in cardiac ultrasound. She has over sixteen years of diverse clinical experience in the healthcare industry.  Michelle serves as the CCM Technical & Medical Director of pediatric ultrasound department and was instrumental in the implementation and maintenance of the practice ICAEL accreditations and standards. 

Michelle is part of an elite group of certified Pediatric Cardiac Sonographer in the State of Georgia that specialized in ultrasonography of the Neonatal, infant, child, & adolescent.  She has extensive training as a Cardiopulmonary Technologist with expertise in Fetal U/S and Complex Congenital Cardiac disease.

At Children's Cardiovascular Medicine Michelle is responsible for technical staff compliance to the ICAEL standards. She has performed over 9,000 complete pediatric echocardiograms. (fetal, neonatal, infant, child, adolescent) and  coordinates all  pediatric surgical cardiology conferences, presentations, pediatric surgeries, MRI, Electrophysiology studies, Catheterization, and Stress tests.

 

Juliana Bermudez CRT

Wellness Coordinator

Mrs. Bermudez is a Certified Respiratory Therapist and Health and Wellness Educator. In her role at Children's Cardiovascular Medicine she promotes Cor2Life our professional and culturally sensitive preventive Health education and Wellness services.   She is avaiblable for life-health coaching that is individualized for you and your family.  The service is provided in a secure confidential manner and meets all HIPPA standards for patient provider confidentiality. Mrs. Bermudez works with individuals and families from diverse backgrounds and education in one on one and group sessions.   Sessions are designed in a client-centered process to facilitate and empower the client to achieve self-determined goals related to health and wellness. Successful coaching takes place when coaches apply clearly defined knowledge and skills so that clients mobilize internal strengths and external resources for sustainable change.

 


Medical Assistants

 

Cintia Rego CMA

Cintia is a new member of the Team as of mid-2015. She has completed a Medical Assistant Certificate through Middlesex Community College in Lowell, MA. She speaks English, Spanish and Portuguese and efficiently performs multiple clinical and routine administrative tasks. Often the first member of the health care team that will interact with you she is happy to serve.  Fun fact about her: She is a Taekwondo instructor and referee. She also likes to do Zumba classes for fun and to maintain healthy lifestyle.

Renee Brown CMA

 


 

Administrative Staff:

 

Magda Foda

Practice Administrator, Certified Medical Coder                                                       

 

A business is only as good as its leader and at Children’s Cardiovascular Medicine we value highly the professionalism and leadership of our Practice Administrator, Mrs. Maggie Foda.  Among her many talents, it is important to note that she is a Medical Doctor having graduated from her Country of Origin – Alexandria, Egypt. Mrs. Foda’s broad knowledge of medicine combined with her vast experience as a certified medical coder, years as Practice Administrator both in Pediatric Cardiology and a large Family Medicine federally qualified health center, gives her unique abilities to lead our practice in an efficient and high quality delivery mode.  We are fortunate to have such leadership.  Your family can count on Maggie to answer and assist in all your billing and management questions and concerns.  Please direct comments to mfoda@childrenscvm.com.  

Heidy Montaña-TellezHeidy Montaña-Tellez

Front Office Supervisor

Heidy has provided dedicated services to Children’s Cardiovascular Medicine since its inception in 2001.  Perhaps no one knows more about the importance of customer service and patient satisfaction than Heidy.  She is a true professional customer service representative, having worked at American Airlines for almost 20 years and our practice for almost 15 years providing exceptional bilingual customer service and front office management.  Please let Heidy know how we are doing and direct any of your concerns or questions about your office visit to her at hmontana@childrenscvm.com.

 

 


 

Front Office Staff

 

Sabrina Watts and Susana Arrevalo

Susana and Sabrina are the smiling faces you see when entering our office.  They are our practice ambassadors and charged with making your office visit as pleasant as possible.  Please feel free to ask for their guidance and assistance with any concern or question you may have. 

 

                                                                         

 

OUR FITNESS PARTNER'S

 

Fentris Lane, Founder Fitness Lane; Certified Fitness Trainer

Fentris Lane, Founder Fitness Lane; Certified Fitness Trainer

"FIT INTELLIGENCE"

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