Dr. Walter Atiga, MD

Dr. Walter Atiga, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
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55 y/o
(13)

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Dr. Walter Atiga, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Leesburg, VA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Virginia Heart / The Cardiovascular Group, P.C.

44035 Riverside Pkwy Ste 400

Leesburg, VA 20176
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Medicaid

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Experience Check

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Dr. Atiga's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atiga performs Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Atiga performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atiga treats Syncope more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Atiga treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Atiga performs Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Atiga performs this procedure more than 89% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Defibrillator Implantation
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Permanent
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary

Dr. Atiga's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Bradycardia
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Defibrillator Implantation
Electrophysiological Study
Electrophysiology
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Atiga, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Leesburg, VA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Other

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

1998
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Cardiology & Cardiac Electrophysiology 1995-1998
Fellowship Hospital
1996
National Institutes Of Health, Clinical Cardiology Research 1993-1995
Fellowship Hospital
1993
National Institute of Health
Residency Hospital
1992
Loma Linda University
Residency Hospital
1991
Loma Linda University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1990
Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
Pacific Union College
Undergraduate School
1998
1996
1993
1992
1991
1990
1985

Awards

Dr. Atiga's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Atiga

3.9

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
(9)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
23.076923076923077%
(3)

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What People Say About Dr. Walter Atiga, MD
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This man literally saved my life. I'm not kidding; I would be dead without him. No other heart doctor took me seriously, because I was a previous athlete who had to stop playing because of Lyme disease. He put a pacemaker in me and he saved my life. My heart was stopping and I was blacking out...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthKeepers HMO
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Choice Network POS
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Carelink PPO
Coventry Health Care of Virginia
Coventry Health Care of Virginia HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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Inova Fairfax Hospital

Falls Church, VA