Thomas C Hilton, MD Expert Witness
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine

Specialty Focus: cardiovascular disease, heart disease, cardiology, internal medicine, non-invasive cardiology, invasive cardiology, nuclear medicine,echocardiography,acute coronary syndrome, sudden cardiac death,chest pain, congestive heart failure,atherosclerosis, ischemic heart disease,arrhythmia,hypertension

Education: Bachelor of Science, Villanova University; Medical Degree, Georgetown University; Fellowship-Cardiology, St. Louis University Medical Center; Residency, Emory University School of Medicine

Years in Practice: 31

Number of Times Deposed/Testified in Last 4 Yrs: 10


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Following graduation from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1981, Dr Hilton completed a 3 year Internal Medicine residency at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia. After four years with the National Health Service Corps in Zebulon, Georgia, Dr. Hilton completed a three year cardiology fellowship at St Louis University Hospital, St Louis, Missouri in 1991. He is currently a non-interventional board certified cardiologist living in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida where he has practiced with the Baptist Heart Specialists since 1996. He has also served as Chairman of the Department on Internal Medicine and he has experience in research with over 30 publications. His special interests include heart failure, valvular heart disease, and cardiac arrhythmias. He is the former Chairman of the Board of CardioStart International with whom he went on 8 international humanitarian missions to Peru and the Caribbean. Finally, Dr. Hilton has worked part time providing expert witness for the last ten years, with a focus in cardiovascular disease.