Dr. Estela Apolinar, MD

Dr. Estela Apolinar, MD

Cardiology  |  
Female  |  
Age 45
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Estela Apolinar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Tempe, AZ. She is 45 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.

2600 E Southern Ave Ste I1

Tempe, AZ 85282

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • AmeriPlan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
  • 46 More

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Top Care Areas

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Heart Palpitations
very high
more than 92% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 88% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiology
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Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University of Arizona - Medical Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Apolinar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Apolinar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Apolinar to family and friends
4.6
based on 20 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Apolinar's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

in Chandler, AZ |
My first meeting with Dr. Apolinar left me quite impressed; however, after I went through tests for diagnosing me, she left this practice. Dr. Apolinar left me to get another doctor, never contacted me for follow-up with a serious heart problem, and this is the first time I have located her. I no...more
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in Chandler, AZ |
Although I have not been to this new office as yet, I am sure that Dr. Apolinar would not work in any other environment but the best! I have spoken to Wendy at the front desk and she was most helpful with the information I needed! I have total faith in her as a Doctor and as a friend! We will be...more
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in Mesa, AZ |
what a wonderful physician gives you all the time you need pleasant and willing to take her time explaining things to you One of the best Physicians I have ever had the privilege of seeing I would recommend her to family and friends.
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in Chandler, AZ |
This location is the worst medical office i have ever been in. I would tell anyone not to find a doctor in here. The staff is rude. I have witnessed the worst behavior in an office here. I watched the staff make fun of an older person trying to get directions to the other office located across the...more
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in Chandler, AZ |
She is highly professional but friendly and caring. I have never had to wait more than a few minutes past my appointment time yet she never rushes her time with me.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Apolinar accepts 55 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna PPO
  • American Republic
  • AmeriPlan
    Discount Card
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Motorola Health Plans
  • Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS)
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Arizona PHCS
  • AZ Benefit Options
  • AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC)
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) EPO
    AZ Foundation Medical Care (AZFMC) PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Care 1st Health Plan
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • CNA
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CopperPoint Mutual
    CopperPoint Mutual Insurance Company
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • CoreSource
  • Fortified Provider Network
    Fortified Provider Network PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Health Choice of Arizona
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
  • Health Net
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
    Gold
    Humana HMO
    Humana PPO
  • Indian Health Service
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Maricopa Foundation For Medical Care
  • Maricopa Health Plan
  • Maricopa Managed Care
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Mercy Care
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    AHCCCS without Prior Authorization
  • Meritain Health
  • MultiPlan
    Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
    RAN/AMN
  • New York Life
  • PHCS
    PHCS PPO
  • Phoenix Health Plan
    AHCCCS - AZ Health Care Cost Containment System
    Phoenix Health Plan (w/prior authorization)
  • Physicians Mutual
  • SCAN Health Plan
  • State Farm
  • Three Rivers Provider Network
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • Triwest
    TriCare/TriWest
  • UniCare
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
    AHCCCS Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    CarePlus
    PacifiCare
    PacifiCare HMO
    Secure Horizons
    Sierra Health
    UMR
    United Healthcare
  • Wausau Benefits
  • Wells Fargo Insurance
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • WPS Health Insurance

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