Arthur E. Stillman, MD, PhD, FACR, FAHA

William & Kay Casarella Professor

Radiology and Imaging Sciences


Medicine (Cardiology)


Cardiothoracic Imaging

1365 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: (404) 712-7964


Dr. Stillman is a Distinguished Investigator of the Academy of Radiology Research. He is a past President of the North American Society for Cardiovascular Imaging and past Chair of the Council of Cardiovascular Radiology & Intervention of the American Heart Association. Dr. Stillman is recognized as an international leader in cardiovascular imaging. His current research focuses on outcomes and comparative effectiveness for cardiac imaging.


  • Ph.D. University of Illinois, Chicago IL, 1974-78
  • MD University of Chicago, Chicago IL, 1981-85


  • American Board of Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology, 1989


  • Diagnostic Radiology Residency, University of Chicago IL, 1985-89

Dr. Stillman specializes in cardiovascular MRI and CT. He is the Principal Investigator of RESCUE: Randomized Evaluation of Patients with Stable Angina Comparing Utilization of Noninvasive Examinations, which was funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. This is a randomized comparative effectiveness trial studying the use of non-invasive imaging for the diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery disease in patients with symptoms of stable angina or angina equivalent.