Dr. Edward Telfer, MD

Dr. Edward Telfer, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
(11)
Save
Dr. Edward Telfer, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1986 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

444 Roxbury Rd

Rockford, IL 61107

Contact Information

(815) 398-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Telfer's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Telfer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfer treats Atrial Flutter more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Telfer treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfer treats Heart Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Telfer treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Cardioversion, Elective
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Telfer performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Telfer performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Telfer'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
Autonomic Disorders
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
Carotid Artery Stent Placement
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

Dr. Edward Telfer, MD is a cardiology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1986 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

  • St Joseph Mercy Health Sys
    Residency Hospital
  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1986
    University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Telfer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Telfer

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
81.81818181818181%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
18.181818181818183%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Telfer?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Telfer's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Edward Telfer, MD
Reply
Dr Telfer is amazing!!! He is sooo smart and was able to PROPERLY diagnose my cardiac condition. He is kind and straight forward and conservative with his treatments (phew). His is a true medical expert on EP and is highly respected throughout the Midwest. Went to a dr in chicago for oncology...Read More
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option11
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Edward Telfer, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Telfer?

Locations

Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

Check the quality of care at hospitals where Dr. Telfer treats patients.

Learn more