Mark D. Townsend, MD

Mark D. Townsend, MD

Associate Medical Director of Cardiovascular Services, Medical Director of Operations, and Director of Congenital Cardiology

Contact Information: 
CMG Stroobants Cardiovascular Center
2410 Atherholt Road
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Phone: 434.200.5252

Dr. Townsend is board certified in internal medicine, adult congenital cardiology, and pediatric cardiology.  He is a distinguished graduate of the Virginia Military Institute and attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond.  Dr. Townsend completed his residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship with a focus in adult congenital cardiology, and trained at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center where he served as the first Director of Adult Congenital Cardiology.  Dr. Townsend follows patients born with congenital heart disease throughout life, and serves as the Associate Medical Director of the Stroobants Cardiovascular Center.

Medical Education

Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College of Virginia - 2000

Internship

Virginia Commonwealth University - 2001 - Field: Pediatrics
Internal Medicine and Pediatrics - 2001 - Field: Internal Medicine

Residency

Virginia Commonwealth University - 2004 - Field: Internal Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University - 2004 - Field: Pediatrics

Fellowship

Virginia Commonwealth University - 2007 - Field: Pediatrics
Certifications: 
American Board of Pediatrics certified in Pediatric Cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine certified in Adult Congenital Cardiology