Thomas Knox, MD, MBA, CPE, CNS, CCN, FACP, FACC, FCCP, FASNC, FSCAI, FASE, RPVI, is a board-certified cardiologist and obesity medicine specialist with a strong background in cardiac electrophysiology and adult congenital heart disease. With 23 years of experience, Dr. Knox is a proud team member of ECCA, a cardiology and sleep medicine practice with locations in Manchester, Hartford, and South Windsor, Connecticut.
Dr. Knox graduated from Western Connecticut State University in Danbury in 1992 before attending medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. After graduating in 1996, he completed an internal medicine internship and residency at the University of Connecticut in Farmington. Dr. Knox later finished a cardiology fellowship at Baystate Medical Center, Western Campus of Tufts Medical School in Springfield, Massachusetts.
In 2007, Dr. Knox returned to school to earn his Master of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Isenberg School of Management in Amherst, Massachusetts. He now works as an assistant clinical professor at the University of Connecticut Department of Medicine in addition to his clinical responsibilities.
As an experienced cardiologist, Dr. Knox specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of stroke, arrhythmia, heart attack, blood clot, hypertension, unstable angina, and more. He is highly skilled in performing carotid ultrasounds, radiofrequency ablations, vascular ultrasounds, and EKGs.
Dr. Knox belongs to an array of professional organizations, including the National Lipid Association, American Society of Bariatric Physicians, the American Institute for Healthcare Quality, American College of Physician Executives, American College of Nutrition, Society for Vascular Medicine, the American College of Preventive Medicine, and American Association of Exercise Physiologists.
He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Cardiology, the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the American College of Chest Physicians, the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, and the American Society of Echocardiography.