Dr. Louis Telesford, MD
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Dr. Louis Telesford, MD

Cardiology | Male

Hamden Medical Group 2340 Whitney Ave Ste 2, Hamden, CT 06518 Get Directions
(203) 248-8142

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Dr. Telesford specializes in Cardiology and practices in Hamden, CT. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Community Health Network
  • Humana
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  • Medicaid
  • Meritain Health
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Telesford's Review Details
4.4 based on 19 responses
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  • Staff
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  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Telesford's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (16)
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in Oxford CT |
Dr T is above exceptional. Our family has known him for 6 years while dealing with my son's addiction. He is the most knowledgeable of any doctors I've met about addiction and will not prescribe anything addictive for my son. He has made himself available anytime we've needed him aand I truly believes he care. He is the one bright spot in this awful illness. We preferred walk in appts but understand the need to schedule beforehand
Hartford, CT |
Doctor Telesford knows his stuff.... I gave a 4 because the wait can be a little lengthy but that may be because of how thorough and how the doc takes time to know his patients... good bed mannerism....
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Specialties

  • Cardiology

Conditions Treated

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Benign Tumor
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Syncope
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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  • 2
    Sanctions

    Dr. Telesford has received 2 sanctions

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    • Noncompliance with a Board Order  (9/17/2013)
    • Action Taken: Probation
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Connecticut
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/29/2006)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Dr Louis Andre Telesford; License # MD041334L

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician was convicted of a felony in the State of Connecticut.

      Action Taken:

      The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in the State of Pennsylvania.

    • State: Pennsylvania
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Education

  • Medical School
    St George's University

    Graduated in 1987

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Telesford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Cardiology
  • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
  • No malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Telesford's Office & Staff

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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Telesford

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How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients