Nelson Telles | Cardiology West Des Moines
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Nelson Telles, M.D.

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Clinic Hours

MON 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
TUE 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
WED 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
THU 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
FRI 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Lakeview Medical Park
6000 West University, Suite A20
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266



UnityPoint Clinic Cardiology - Lakeview


About This ProviderPrint

Nelson completed his medical education and an undergraduate degree from Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado. Dr. Telles completed his residency and internship at the University of Iowa – Des Moines Internal Medicine Residency Program; he completed his fellowship at Louisiana State University - Health Sciences Center Shreveport. He is board-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is a registered physician in vascular interpretations. 

Dr. Telles is fluent in Spanish and English. Dr. Telles's clinical interests include vascular lesions, cardiomyopathy, cardiac care, cardiovascular health, cardiac ultrasound and valvular heart disease.



Areas of Interest

Cardiac Care, Cardiac Ultrasound, Cardiology, Cardiomyopathy, Cardiovascular Health, Valvular Heart Disease, Vascular Lesions

Accepts Children


College/Medical School

Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado - Venezuela


University of Iowa - Des Moines Internal Medicine Residency Program

Board Certification(s):

American Board of Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine, Board of Nuclear Cardiology, National Board of Echocardiography: Certification, Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)


Louisiana State University - Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana


English, Spanish


University of Iowa