Nashville, TN 37203
About David C Huneycutt
David C. Huneycutt, Jr. M.D. FACC, a board certified cardiologist practicing with Centennial Heart in Nashville, is driven by his passion for helping patients attain optimum health. His success has been achieved by establishing sound partnerships with his patients that help them manage their condition and adopt effective lifestyle modifications that improve overall wellbeing.
Dr. Huneycutt has a special interest in the prevention and reversal of heart disease through intensive dietary modification, and encourages the adoption of a plant-based diet in the management of heart disease, hypertension and obesity. Dr. Honeycutt has been highly successful in helping patients improve their health and reduce or eliminate the need for medication through aggressive attention to nutrition.
In 2015 Dr. Huneycutt became board certified in adult congenital heart disease. For the first time in history there are now more adults living with congenital heart disease than children. This is a testament to the advances made in heart surgery and medical treatment over the last several decades. Centennial Heart understands that being able to care for these patients is an important future mission of any comprehensive cardiac practice. If you are an adult with congenital heart disease, please call (615) 515-1900 to schedule an appointment.
Dr. Huneycutt also has special interest and certifications in advance imaging techniques for the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease. He is level III trained in cardiovascular MRI and cardiac CT. He is board certified in nuclear cardiology and has advanced training in transesophageal echocardiography. He currently serves as the Director of Non-Invasive Imaging at Centennial Medical Center which offers a comprehensive multimodality approach to cardiovascular imaging. For clinicians interested in obtaining additional information regarding advanced imaging services, please call (615) 695-7230 or toll free at (866) 695-7230 for additional information on ordering tests.
Dr. Huneycutt graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and went on to complete his medical education, graduating Magna Cum Laude from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Emory University Hospital.
He was selected as Chief Resident at Veterans Affairs Medical Center/Emory University School of Medicine, and completed advanced fellowship training in Cardiology, also at Emory University Hospital.
Dr. Huneycutt sees patients at Centennial Heart’s main office in Nashville as well as in satellite offices located in Hohenwald, TN and in Spring Hill, TN. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Honeycutt, please call (615) 515-1900.
Plant-Based Diet Resources
Dr. Huneycutt recommends the following resources for patients interested in a plant-based diet:
- Eat to Live. Fuhrman, Joel 2011
- Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease. Esselstyn, Caldwell 2007
- The Engine 2 Diet. Esselstyn, Rip. 2009
Online Culinary Resources
Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Emory University Hospital / Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Fellow in Cardiology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA
Certifications & Memberships
Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Nuclear Cardiology
Societies: ACC, Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, Society for Cardiac Computed Tomography, Radiologic Society of North America
Other: Certificate in Plant Based Nutrition, eCornell University
Centennial Heart Physicians Park
2400 Patterson St
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: (615) 515-1900
Fax: (615) 292-4633
Mon - Fri: 7:00am - 5:00pm