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Heather Tillery, NP-C

Provider specializing in vad services.

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Heather  Tillery
  • About

    Heather Tillery, NP-C, is an experienced and dedicated practitioner specializing in heart failure care at The Heart Center of NGMC. With her role as the VAD Coordinator, Heather helps to identify and support heart failure patients who may be well-suited for a VAD procedure. Heather works tirelessly to provide all of her patients with the resources and treatment they need throughout their health journey.

    As a key part of your heart failure care team, Heather can help to: 

    • Conduct follow-up exams after you’ve had a heart procedure or regular check-ups between appointments with your cardiologist  
    • Prescribe and manage medications  
    • Order cardiac testing  
    • Diagnose and manage heart disease and other heart conditions
    • Advise you regarding your specific condition, previous procedures and treatments

    Medical Training

    • Emory University, Master of Science in Nursing
    • Georgia Southern University, Bachelor of Science in Nursing


    • Registered Nurse
    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
    • Basic Life Support (BLS)


    • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
    • American College of Cardiology