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Cardiologist (heart)
22 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Athena Poppas is Excellent. Dr. Poppas has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Specialties & Research

Dr. Athena Poppas, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Failure
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Poppas graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison. She has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Rhode Island™ (2009)


Dr. Poppas has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Kent County Hospital 
  • Rhode Island Hospital 


  • Greek
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • German
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Athena Poppas MD is a female Internist, has 22 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. Athena Poppas practice?
Dr. Athena Poppas has 12 office locations.
Dr. Athena Poppas practices Cardiovascular Disease near Providence, RI.
Additional practice locations include: East Greenwich, RI and North Providence, RI.
See Providence Cardiologists.