Syed Tanveer Rab, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine


Dr. Rab is an Interventional Cardiologist at Emory Hospital practicing at the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Emory Hospital. He received his Medical degree in 1979 from the University of Karachi Pakistan. Between 1980 and 1983 he trained in the United Kingdom at Hammersmith Hospital, London, Cumberland Infirmary, Carlisle and the Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh. Between 1983 and 1986 he completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit , Michigan. He trained at Emory University between 1986-1990 in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology. Between 1991-1998 he developed an extensive system of satellite cardiology clinics in North Georgia and in 1998 joined the Emory faculty. He is Board Certified in Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology and is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and Society of Coronary Angiography and Interventions.

Dr. Rab's research consists of clinical trials in Interventional Cardiology with an interest in Coronary Bifurcations.

Dr. Rab is an attending at the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory , Emory University Hospital and Emory Cardiology Clinics at Main Campus, Sugarloaf, Toccoa, Royston and Hartwell.

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Dr. Rab is primarily involved in teaching general cardiology and Interventional Cardiology fellows in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Emory University Hospital as well as supervising didactic Board review sessions for the Interventional fellows.