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Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD

Interventional Cardiology* Age 60
Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD
5.0 (5 Ratings)

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Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD is an Interventional Cardiology Specialist in Charleston, SC.
Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD
5.0 (5 Ratings)
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Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD

Interventional Cardiology* Age 60
Charleston, SC
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD is an Interventional Cardiology Specialist in Charleston, SC.
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Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD is an Interventional Cardiology Specialist in Charleston, SC and has 34 years experience. They graduated from Wake Forest School of Medicine in 1990 and completed a residency at Medical University of South Carolina.They currently practice at MUSC Health Ashley River Tower and are affiliated with University Medical Center. Dr. Nielsen has experience treating conditions like Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Nielsen received an average rating of 5.0/5 from patients and has been reviewed 5 times. Their office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments. Dr. Nielsen is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and accepts multiple insurance plans.

Offers Telehealth

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Locations

  1. 1 MUSC Health Ashley River Tower
    25 Courtenay Dr # 100A, Charleston, SC 29425

Experience and Background Check

Acute Coronary Syndrome
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Angina
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Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Atherosclerosis
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Congenital Heart Defects
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Mitral Valve Disease
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Septal Defect
Systolic Heart Failure
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Stenosis
Atypical Atrial Flutter
Biventricular Heart Failure
Cardiac Sarcoidosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Disease
Coronary Artery Dissection
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Noninfective Endocarditis
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Rheumatic Mitral Stenosis
Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Secondary Hypertension
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Surgery
Atherectomy
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Impella Device
Mitral Valve Surgery
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography

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About Me

Biography
  • Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD is an interventional cardiology specialist in Charleston, SC and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Wake Forest School of Medicine in 1990. He specializes in Interventional Cardiology.
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Specialties*
Interventional Cardiology
Specialties*
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Education

Medical Education

Medical Education
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine
    1990
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology
Board Certifications
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Internship

Internship
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    1991
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    1993
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Medical University of South Carolina
    1993
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Nielsen's profile.

Dr. Nielsen frequently treats the following conditions: Acute Coronary Syndrome and Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD is affiliated with University Medical Center.

Yes, Dr. Christopher Nielsen, MD holds board certification in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

Dr. Nielsen has over 34 years of healthcare experience.

Hospital Affiliations

  • University Medical Center

    171 Ashley Ave, Charleston, SC

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