Professor of Medicine
Director, Birmingham VA Medical Center Heart Station and Echo Lab

Gilbert Perry

Contact Information
Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Room 6436
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham, Alabama 35294-0001

Phone: (205) 934-1341
Office Phone: (205) 933-8101
Office Fax: (205) 975-2566





Cardiology Fellowship
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1983-1986)

Internal Medicine Residency
Bowman Gray School of Medicine (1980 – 1981)

Medical Degree
New Jersey Medical School (1980)

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine (1983)
American Board of Cardiology (1985)




Selected Journal Articles

Perry GJ, Ahmed MI, Desai RV, Mujib M, Zile M, Sui X, Aban IB, Zhang Y, Tallaj J, Allman RM, Aronow WS, Fleg JL, Ahmed A. Left ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity in community-dwelling adults ≥65 years of age without heart failure. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Sep 1;108(5):735-40. Epub 2011 Jun 23.
PMID: 21704282

Ahmed MI, Ekundayo OJ, Mujib M, Campbell RC, Sanders PW, Pitt B, Perry GJ, Bakris G, Aban I, Love TE, Aronow WS, Ahmed A. Mild hyperkalemia and outcomes in chronic heart failure: a propensity matched study.
Int J Cardiol. 2010 Oct 29;144(3):383-8. Epub 2009 Jun 5.
PMID: 19500863

Ekundayo OJ, Adamopoulos C, Ahmed MI, Pitt B, Young JB, Fleg JL, Love TE, Sui X, Perry GJ, Siscovick DS, Bakris G, Ahmed A. Oral potassium supplement use and outcomes in chronic heart failure: a propensity-matched study. Int J Cardiol. 2010 May 28;141(2):167-74. Epub 2009 Jan 9.
PMID: 19135741

Hage FG, Perry G, Heo J, Iskandrian AE. Blunting of the heart rate response to adenosine and regadenoson in relation to hyperglycemia and the metabolic syndrome.
Am J Cardiol. 2010 Mar 15;105(6):839-43.
PMID: 20211328

Meyer P, Filippatos GS, Ahmed MI, Iskandrian AE, Bittner V, Perry GJ, White M, Aban IB, Mujib M, Dell'Italia LJ, Ahmed A. Effects of right ventricular ejection fraction on outcomes in chronic systolic heart failure. Circulation. 2010 Jan 19;121(2):252-8. Epub 2010 Jan 4.
PMID: 20048206

PubMed Listings

Gilbert Perrry, MD