Dr. Nampalli Vijay, MD

Dr. Nampalli Vijay, MD

Cardiology  ·  
Male  ·  
76 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Nampalli Vijay, MD is a cardiology specialist in Denver, CO. He specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Aurora Denver Cardiology Associates

1601 E 19th Ave Ste 5000

Denver, CO 80218
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Vijay performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Swelling
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chest Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Heart Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Vijay's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vijay "Nampalli Vijay, MD, FACC enjoys practicing cardiology and the opportunity to offer a wealth of medical knowledge with a compassionate and caring style. He has practiced cardiology in Denver since 1975, when he completed his cardiology fellowship training program at St. Luke's Hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vijay does not have any board certifications listed.

53  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection 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
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease


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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


  • Nizam College, Hyderebad, India
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1957
  • Gandhi Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Osmania General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Osmania General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • P/sl
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Vijay has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Vijay has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Vijay does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Vijay and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Presbyterian/Saint Luke's Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Failure

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Dr. Vijay's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vijay to family and friends
12 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Vijay's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I met Dr Vijay 20 years ago and few weeks ago I came back as a patient .He is an excelent listener and he never rushes with a decision. I love speaking wirh Dr Vijay he is very wise and always answers all my questions before I leave the office. One of the best Cardiologists in Colorado and very...more
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Dr. Vijay is a renowned cardiologist with a lifetime of experience. This in itself is reassuring to a patient, but even more reassuring is the fact hat he seems to give his full attention to his patient, whether the concerns be large or small. THis must be very difficult for a doctor whose...more
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A visit with Dr. Vijay takes away the fear of going to the Dr. He is accurate, caring, takes time to explain and does the best job. I highly recommend him.
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