Dr. Nelson Seen, MD

Cardiology •  Male • Age 57
  
Dr. Seen
Accepting new patients

Sanger Heart Vascular Institute

1011 W Grover St Shelby, NC 28150

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(828) 286-2376

Dr. Nelson Seen, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Shelby, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Seen has more experience with Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Wake Forest U, School of Medicine medical school in 1988. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Atrium Health Cleveland and Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Seen to book an appointment.


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Dr. Seen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Seen

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Seen treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Seen treats other conditions, please contact the office at (828) 286-2376.

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 73% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Atrial Fibrillation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Arrhythmias
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Arrhythmias more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Aortic Valve Disease
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Aortic Valve Disease more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Heart Disease more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Heart Palpitations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Heart Palpitations more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Hypertension
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Seen treats Hypertension more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Seen treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

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

Dr. Seen's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • 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
  • 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 Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • 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
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • 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

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Biography

Dr. Nelson Seen, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Shelby, NC and has over 32 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Seen has more experience with...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

U Conn
Fellowship Hospital
1991
St Lukes Hosp
Residency Hospital
1989
St Lukes Hosp
Internship Hospital
1988
Wake Forest U, School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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Locations

Sanger Heart Vascular Institute

Nelson Seen1011 W Grover St Shelby, NC 28150
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Atrium Health Cleveland

Shelby, NC

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2019)

Atrium Health's Carolinas Medical Center

Charlotte, NC

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average

Rutherford Regional Medical Center

Rutherfordton, NC

55% Patient experience rating, 14% lower than the national average

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