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Nelson Telles, MD

  • Cardiology

Accepting New Patients

UnityPoint Provider

  • Hospital Affiliations:
    • Grinnell Regional Medical Center
    • Iowa Methodist Medical Center
    • Iowa Lutheran Hospital and Methodist West Hospital
  • Gender: Male
  • Languages Spoken:
    • Spanish
    • English

Office Hours

  • Sun: Closed
  • Mon - Fri: 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • Sat: Closed

About Nelson Telles, MD

Med School College
  • Universidad Centroccidental Lisandro Alvarado - Venezuela
  • Residency
    • University of Iowa - Des Moines Internal Medicine Residency Program
    • Fellowship
      • Louisiana State University - Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana
      • Internship
        • University of Iowa
Focus Areas
  • Cardiology


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.
Dr. Telles also provides services at: UnityPoint Health - Grinnell Multi-Specialty Clinic on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month.

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