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GMC opens in-house cardiology practice

Special Photo Gwinnett Medical Center recently opened an in-house cardiology practice staffed by, from left, Drs. Marc Unterman, Sreeni Gangasani and Michael Lipsitt. They have about 30 years of experience serving this community.

Special Photo Gwinnett Medical Center recently opened an in-house cardiology practice staffed by, from left, Drs. Marc Unterman, Sreeni Gangasani and Michael Lipsitt. They have about 30 years of experience serving this community.

LAWRENCEVILLE -- A new, in-house cardiology practice has opened at Gwinnett Medical Center.

Three doctors who have served this community for 30 years make up the Gwinnett Heart Specialists of Gwinnett Medical Group that provides services for prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Drs. Sreeni Gangasani, Michael Lipsitt and Marc Unterman will provide services that include stress testing, echocardiography, vascular services, coronary interventions, peripheral interventions and pacemaker implantation.

The practice is based in Lawrenceville, but also has locations in Dacula, Duluth, Loganville, Monroe and Sugar Hill.

Gangasani, who has served as the chief of the Department of Internal Medicine at GMC, completed his residency in internal medicine and a fellowship in cardiovascular diseases from William Beaumont Hospital, an affiliate of University of Michigan and Wayne State University.

Lipsitt completed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at the Emory-affiliated hospitals in Atlanta. He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and member of the Medical Association of Georgia.

Unterman, a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a member of the American Society of Echocardiography and the College of Nuclear Cardiology, completed his internal medicine residency Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, and his cardiology fellowship at the University of Cincinnati.