Dr. Kanuru attended both college and medical school at the University of Miami and graduated from the six-year combined bachelor's/medical degree program in 1994. During that period, he spent one year at the University of Tuebingen in Germany as a Foreign Studies Scholar. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Emory University. Following a cardiology fellowship at the University of Tennessee, he returned to Atlanta and completed a two-year cardiac electrophysiology fellowship at Emory University in 2002.
Dr. Kanuru is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and clinical cardiac electrophysiology. He is a member of the North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology (NASPE). He joined Cardiovascular Medicine in July 2002, and is fully trained in all aspects of invasive electrophysiology, including biventricular pacemakers/ICDs, complex arrhythmia management and ablation, transseptal catheterization, and transvenous lead extraction.
A native of Sheffield, Ala., Dr. Kanuru is married with two children. He is an automotive enthusiast, an avid reader and enjoys hiking and running.