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William Maddox, MD, Cardiology, Birmingham, AL, University of Alabama Hospital


Cardiology Birmingham, AL

Cardiac Electrophysiology

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Overview of Dr. Maddox

Dr. William Maddox is a cardiologist in Birmingham, AL and is affiliated with UAB Hospital. He received his medical degree from Medical College of Georgia School of Medicine and has been in practice 13 years. He specializes in cardiac electrophysiology and is experienced in cardiac electrophysiology, atrial fibrillation, ventricular arrhythmias, heart failure, radiofrequency ablation, implantation of pacemakers, defibrillators, cardiac resynchronization devices, and device extraction.

Education & Training

  • University of Alabama Medical Center
    University of Alabama Medical CenterFellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 2011 - 2012
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Medical College of GeorgiaFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 2008 - 2011
  • Medical College of Georgia
    Medical College of GeorgiaResidency, Internal Medicine, 2004 - 2007
  • Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
    Medical College of Georgia at Augusta UniversityClass of 2004
  • University of Georgia
    University of GeorgiaBSEd, Exercise & Sport Science, 1998 - 2000
  • Augusta State University
    Augusta State UniversityNo Degree, Biology, 1996 - 1998

Certifications & Licensure

  • AL State Medical License
    AL State Medical License 2011 - 2023
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2007 - 2019

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Resident of the Year Georgia Health Sciences, University of Georgia, 2011
  • First Place-Resident Research Day Rahn-Peacock GHSU (Georgia Health Sciences University), 2011
  • Finalist, Department of Medicine Resident of the Year 2007
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Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Journal Articles

  • Significant Discrepancy Between Estimated and Actual Longevity in St Jude Medical Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators  
    Doppalapudi H, Barrios J, Cuellar J, Gannon M, Yamada T, Kumar V, Maddox WR, Plumb V, Brown TM, McElderry HT, J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol, 1/9/2017
  • Safety and Efficacy of Uninterrupted Apixaban Therapy Versus Warfarin During Atrial Fibrillation Ablation  
    Shah RR, Pillai A, Schafer P, Meggo D, McElderry T, Plumb V, Yamada T, Kmar V, Doppalapudi H, Guter A, Pentecost E, Maddox WR, The American Journal of Cardiology, 1/1/2017
  • Electronic Medical Record (EMR) Derived Appropriate Inpatient Risk Stratification and Anticoagulant Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation at a Large Academic Medical Center...  
    Deremer C, Johnson M, Berman A, Carroll M, Maddox W, The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management, 1/1/2016
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  • Safety and Efficacy of Uninterrupted Apixaban Therapy Versus Warfarin During Atrial Fibrillation Ablation.
    Shah R, Schafer P, Meggo D, McElderry T, Plumb V, Yamada T, Kumar V, Doppalapudi H, Gunter A, Pentecost E, Maddox W, AF (Atrial Fibrillation) Symposium Conference, 1/1/2017
  • The HAS-BLED score as a predictor for mortality in dialysis patients with atrial fibrillation: challenges and an opportunity for future study.
    Wong J, Waller J, Diamond M, Bushik S, Sayed A, Kheda M, Nahman NS Jr, Sorrentino RA, Maddox WR, J Invest Med, S AFMR (Southern American Federation for Medical Research), 1/1/2016
  • Early mortality in dialysis patients anticoagulated for atrial fibrillation.
    Bushik S, Waller J, Elmer R, Sorrentino R, Kheda M, Maddox W, Nahman S, Diamond M, J Amer Soc Nephrol, American Society of Nephrology, 1/1/2015
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  • "VT Storm: Diagnosis and Acute Management" 
  • "Catheter Ablation of Ventricular Tachycardia" 
  • "Biplane Fluoroscopic Anatomy" 
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Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Georgia Blue Choice HMO
    BCBS Georgia BlueChoice Option POS
    CIGNA Open Access
    Great West PPO
    Health Net HMO - Employer Group
    Horizon BCBS PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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