October 10, 2022
Centennial Heart at Parkridge is proud to welcome David J. Wendt, MD, FACC, a board-certified and fellowship-trained cardiologist with more than 25 years of experience in the Chattanooga area. He specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and management of heart conditions.
“Dr. Wendt brings more than three decades of experience in cardiac care and a skillset that will elevate the care we provide at Centennial Heart at Parkridge,” said Alison Bailey, MD, FACC, Chief of Cardiology at Centennial Heart at Parkridge. “His knowledge of the Chattanooga community and clinical expertise will be an asset to our practice and the patients we serve.”
Prior to joining Centennial Heart at Parkridge, Dr. Wendt served as staff cardiologist for CHI Memorial and medical director of the Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory at Erlanger Medical Center. He was also a clinical associate professor at Erlanger Medical Center and East Tennessee State University’s Department of Family Medicine.
Dr. Wendt earned his medical degree from Wayne State University and served as an internal medicine intern and chief medical resident at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He sought advanced training from the University of Iowa and Duke University Medical Center where he completed fellowships in cardiology and electrophysiology and published 30 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals. He is board-certified in internal medicine, cardiology.
Dr. Wendt will see patients in the Centennial Heart at Parkridge offices located in the Center for Heart, Lung and Vascular Health located at 2333 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, Tennessee, 37404 as well as the Centennial Heart offices in Jasper and Rhea County.