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Dr. Alan Woelfel, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Woelfel

Dr. Alan Woelfel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.


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(616) 885-5000

Dr. Woelfel accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Preferred PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Spectrum Health

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Dr. Woelfel's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cardiomyopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woelfel treats Cardiomyopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Woelfel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atrial Cardiomyopathy With Heart Block
  • Cardiomyopathy 1, Familial Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy Due to Anthracyclines
  • Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Chagas
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated 10
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect Type 2
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Woolly Hair and Keratoderma
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fatal Fetal, Due to Myocardial Calcification
  • Cardiomyopathy, Fetal Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypogonadism, Collagenoma Syndrome
  • Cardiomyopathy, Infantile Histiocytoid
  • Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
  • Cardiomyopathy, X-Linked, Fatal Infantile
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woelfel treats Heart Disease more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Woelfel treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Woelfel performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Woelfel performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

Dr. Woelfel's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Electrophysiological Study
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Woelfel, MD is a cardiology specialist in Grand Rapids, MI and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1977 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University Of Nc Hosps
Residency Hospital
1983
University Nc
Fellowship Hospital
1977
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
1983
1977

Awards

Dr. Woelfel's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Woelfel

3.5

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
58.333333333333336%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
8.333333333333334%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(4)

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Has been my pacemaker doctor for the last 10 years him and his staff are excellent I would definitely recommend him to anyone that needs a cardiovascular doctor or someone with a defibrillator or pacemaker
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An excellent doctor. He just performed a catheter ablation for my SVT. He is very knowledgeable, caring, and professional. He takes the time to listen, explain, and understands any concerns that a patient would have. He certainly knows his field and enjoys what he does. I highly recommend him as...Read More
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Dr. Woeffel preformed a cardiac ablation on my heart for an arrhythmia I have had since I was a young child. He was so carrying and understanding of how very anxious I was going into surgery. Just can't say how extremely happy I was with my choice of doctors. In my book He's the best!
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Very talented doctor. He knows his stuff.
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Our experience was extremely stressful, unprofessional and painful for our Mother (the patient) and us. He outright lied to us (wasn't a misunderstanding). He took 3 extra days to do what we were told needed to be done (was told procedure would/should take place on Fri., finally happened on Mon....Read More
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