Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 66

Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Vellinga has more experience with Adult Congenital Heart Conditions, Heart Conditions, and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures than other specialists in his area. He graduated from University of Iowa College of Medicine medical school in 1982. He is affiliated with CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Vellinga to book an appointment.

Dr. Vellinga

N. Mex. Heart Institute P A

502 ELM ST NE Albuquerque, NM 87102
Telehealth services available

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Dr. Vellinga is affiliated with CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center Santa Fe, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Vellinga

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Vellinga treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Vellinga treats other conditions, please contact the office at (505) 841-1000.

Adult Congenital Heart Conditions

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 Heart Conditions specialists.

Dr. Vellinga is experienced in the area of Adult Congenital Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Aortic Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Prolapse
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Heart Conditions

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Dr. Vellinga is experienced in the area of Heart Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Heart Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Hypertension
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High
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Very High
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Cardiac Electrical System Procedures

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Cardiac Electrical System Procedures specialists.

Dr. Vellinga is experienced in the area of Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Echocardiography
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High
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Very High
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Congenital Cardiac Conditions

Congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as septal defections and Ebstein's anomaly, that are present from birth.Compare with other Congenital Cardiac Conditions specialists.

Dr. Vellinga is experienced in the area of Congenital Cardiac Conditions. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Treatments
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Congenital Heart Defects
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Atrial Septal Defect
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High
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Dr. Vellinga's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Pain Evaluation
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angiogram
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Endocarditis
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • HeartAware Online Risk Screening
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Nuclear Stress Testing
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pericarditis
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
  • Pharmacologic Stress Test, Adenosine
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Stress Test
  • Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombolysis
  • Tilt Table Testing
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
  • Treadmill Stress Test
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
  • Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern

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Dr. Vellinga accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Card PPO
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First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
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MultiPlan PPO
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Dr. Vellinga's Reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Vellinga has more...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1986
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Residency Hospital
1984
Medical College Of Wisconsin
Internship Hospital
1982
University of Iowa College of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Vellinga has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Vellinga frequently treats Adult Congenital Heart Conditions, Heart Conditions, and Cardiac Electrical System Procedures. See all practice areas where Dr. Vellinga specializes.

Where is Dr. Timothy Vellinga, MD's office located?

Dr. Vellinga's office is located at 502 ELM ST NE, Albuquerque, NM 87102. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

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N. Mex. Heart Institute P A502 ELM ST NE Albuquerque, NM 87102
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Affiliated Hospitals

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CHRISTUS St. Vincent Regional Medical Center

Santa Fe, NM

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2021)