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Ronnie Thomas Collins M.D.

Ronnie Thomas Collins M.D.

Primary Specialties
  • Cardiology
  • Experience & Education

    Secondary Specialties
  • Cardiology - Diagnostic
  • Education
    University of Tennessee, College of Medicine - 2002
    Tennessee Technological University - 1998

    Physician Bio

    R. Thomas Collins II, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology of UAMS at ACH. Dr. Collins graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and completed a combined residency program in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis. Upon completion of residency, he went on to complete his pediatric cardiology fellowship at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He finished his subspecialty training with an advanced fellowship in adult congenital heart disease and non-invasive imaging.

    In July 2010, Dr. Collins joined UAMS and ACH where he is the director of the Adult Congenital Heart Disease program. He is also the inaugural director of the Connective Tissue Disorders Program. He has a special interest in the cardiovascular abnormalities associated with Williams syndrome, and is considered a leading authority on the subject. Dr. Collins has published multiple papers and book chapters, and has presented his research at national and international meetings.

    Dr. Collins is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Pediatrics, sub-board Cardiology.

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