Mountain States Cardiology
Meet Our Physicians


Anthony Palazzo, MD

Johnson City Medical Center, Indian Path Medical Center
Thoracic Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery
MSMG - Cardiovascular / Thoracic

Dr. Palazzo earned a medical degree from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine in Memphis. He completed a general surgery residency at Louisiana State University in Shreveport, La., and a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Upon completion of his cardiothoracic fellowship, Dr. Palazzo practiced in Shreveport in a private practice, and as an assistant professor of surgery at Louisiana State University. He was also involved with basic science research, investigating cardiac ischemia-reperfusion, and has had several articles published in various periodicals. Dr. Palazzo is a member of the American Medical Association, the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is board-certified in thoracic surgery.