Our Cardiac Team

For more than 25 years, Gwinnett Medical Center has been dedicated to healing the hearts of our community. The state-of-the-art Strickland Heart Center allows us to continue this mission by providing advanced cardiac care to the region.

Our staff is comprised of some of the most highly respected, highly trained and highly educated physicians, cardiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, anesthesiologists, specialists and nurses in the entire state.

Our two cardiothoracic surgeons, Dr. David Langford and Dr. Richard Harvey possess more than 45 years of cardiac surgical. Dr. Langford and Dr. Harvey are employees of the Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgeons–Gwinnett Medical Group. Their goal is to provide world-class cardiac care and clinical excellence. Both are published authors and highly sought-after speakers on the subject of the latest advancements in cardiovascular treatments. Both specialize in various open heart surgery techniques.

They are supported by an expert team of cardiac specialists, including our cardiac anesthesiologist, Robert E. Black, MDStephen I. Kushins, MD, and Amit R. Yajnik, MD.

Our PCI Catheterization Lab is also home to a highly respected cardiac team.

Our team is the true heartbeat of our Cardiology department, and their commitment to excellence and winning the fight against cardiovascular disease is what allows us to provide the best possible care for each of our patients.


Gwinnett Medical Center-Lawrenceville
Strickland Heart Center
1000 Medical Center Boulevard
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046

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