Dr. Nelson Prager, MD

Dr. Nelson Prager, MD

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Cardiology  ·  
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60 y/o
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Dr. Nelson Prager, MD is a cardiology specialist in Aurora, CO and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

Aurora Denver Cardiology Associates

1444 S Potomac St Ste 300

Aurora, CO 80012
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Colorado Access
  • Colorado Choice Health Plans
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Colorado
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Prager's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prager treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Prager treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Prager treats Syncope more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Prager treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic

Dr. Prager's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Benign Tumor
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 Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Electrophysiological Study
Electrophysiology
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Marfan Syndrome
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Patent Ductus Arteriosus
Pericardial Disease
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Vascular Surgical Procedure

About Me

Biography

"Nelson Prager, MD, FACC, FSCAI, FHRS, FAHA has been with ADCA since 1993. Dr. Prager's interest is in cardiac electrophysiology, heart rhythm disturbances and coronary artery disease. He has done research and published articles in both areas. He cho...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1989
    Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1987
    Presbyterian-St Luke's Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1987
  • 1984
    University Of Colorado
    Medical School
    1984
  • 1980
    University Of Colorado
    Undergraduate School
    1980

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Prager

4.8

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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr Prager implanted a pace maker in me on Oct 28, 2010 and it has served me extremely well. I have had no trouble with it and have complete faith in the devise. On my last visit I was told that it will last another three years, indicating a total of eleven years of faithful use. My visits to Dr...Read More
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Dr. Prager is a great, attentive and compassionate physician. I have been his patient for years and I suffered from arrhythmia which in my case was not life threatening but severely emotionally disabling because it was so disconcerting to feel as though my heart was jumping around in my chest. I...Read More
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If it wasn't for Dr. Prager and his staff, I would not be around today.
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Dr. Prager has the best bedside manner I have ever experienced. I have seen lots of doctors in my lifetime. Dr. Prager shares his knowledge with compassion and demonstrates that he truly cares for me as his patient. The staff at Denver Cardiology follows this bedside manner with their...Read More
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Cofinity
Colorado Access
Colorado Choice Health Plans
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
Medicare
Midlands Choice
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Prime Health Services
Rocky Mountain Health Plans
Three Rivers Provider Network
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Options PPO
PacifiCare
United Healthcare

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