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Dr. Walter Tan, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 53

Dr. Tan

Dr. Walter Tan, MD is a cardiology specialist in Raleigh, NC. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Health Science Center and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.


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(919) 787-5380

Dr. Tan accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tan's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Heart Palpitations
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan treats Heart Palpitations more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Tan treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Tan's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • 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 Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • 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
  • Impella Device
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Venous Hypertension

About Me

Biography

Dr. Walter Tan, MD is a cardiology specialist in Raleigh, NC. He graduated from University Of The Philippines Health Science Center and specializes in cardiology and interventional cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

Education

1982
University Of The Philippines Health Science Center
Medical School
1982

Dr. Tan's Reviews

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4.8

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Dr Tan was instrumental in helping to resolve my brother’s cardiac issue. He lite a fire under him and got him to realize an interventional procedure would prevent a debilitating second stroke. Thanks to Dr. Tan and to Dr. Balogh for recommending Dr. Tan. We appreciate the teamwork!! Many thanks to...Read More
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I was treated by Dr.Tan during my surgery and he was like a family friend. Answered call at any time. Was patient is explaining . He is caring and he even brought me a ginger bread made by his wife when I was in hospital. Great MD and highly talented in valve replacement and cath procedures. He is...Read More
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He is very in answering all your questions and has a great knowledge of medications and what may work better with your condition. I had felt like I was going to die at any time and he changed my three medicines and it made such a difference. He is very patient and caring and willing to help you to...Read More
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Yesterday I had the privilege of meeting with Dr. Tan for an appointment with my husband. I am a registered nurse therefore it was very important for me to be at this appointment to discuss new diagnosis of CHF. Dr. Tan was extremely pleasant; but more than that he took his time answering all of...Read More
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I would definitely recommend Dr Tan to a friend/family member. He is a doctor that wants to ensure the patient understands whats wrong. He does not treat you as just another patient (meaning:not just like another doctor on quickly diagnosing the patient and moving on); instead, Dr Tan takes the...Read More
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