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Dr. Carolina Ponce Orellana, MD

Cardiology*
4.8 (31)
Map Pin Small Albuquerque, NM
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Carolina Ponce Orellana, MD

Dr. Carolina Ponce Orellana, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Albuquerque, NM. They specialize in Cardiology, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease. They graduated from University Catolica De Santiago and is affiliated with Mountain View Regional Medical Center, Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center and UNM Hospital. Dr. Ponce Orellana, completed a residency at University of New Mexico Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Ponce Orellana an average 4.8 star rating.

Dr. Ponce Orellana works at Practice in Albuquerque, NM with other offices in Rio Rancho, NM and Las Cruces, NM. They frequently treat conditions like Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease, Heart Murmur and Tricuspid Valve Disease along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Ponce Orellana's Office Locations

  1. 1
    University of New Mexico Hospitals
    2211 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (505) 272-2111
  2. 2
    Unm Sandoval Regional Medical Center
    3001 Broadmoor Blvd NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87144 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (505) 994-7057
  3. 3
    Mountainview Regional Medical Center Rehabilitation Services
    4351 E Lohman Ave Ste 201, Las Cruces, NM 88011 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (575) 522-2233

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Mountain View Regional Medical Center
  • Gerald Champion Regional Medical Center
  • UNM Hospital

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Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
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Treatment frequency



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Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Heart Murmur
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Angina
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Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Pericardial Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atherosclerosis
Atrial Fibrillation
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest Pain
Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
Congenital Heart Defects
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypertensive Heart with Failure
Hypokalemia
Lipid Disorders
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Nonrheumatic Tricuspid Disease
Paroxysmal Atrial Fibrillation
Peripheral Edema
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Sinus Bradycardia
Syncope
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Systolic Heart Failure
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Ultrasound
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Tilt_Testing
Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Congestive Heart Failure
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aneurysm
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Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Stenosis
Atrial Flutter
Atrial Septal Defect
Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
Cardiac Arrest
Cardiac Tamponade
Cardiogenic Shock
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated With Conduction Defect
Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Idiopathic
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
Cardiomyopathy, Takotsubo
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure, Left-Sided
Congestive Heart Failure, Right-Sided
Coronary Artery Aneurysm
Coronary Artery Calcification
Coronary Vessel Malformation
Endocarditis
Familial Atrial Fibrillation
First Degree Heart Block
Heart Block
Hyperkalemia
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart without Failure
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Left Bundle Branch Block
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Long QT Syndrome
Mitral and Aortic Valve Disorder
Mitral Valve Prolapse
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Multifocal Premature Beats
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
Pericarditis
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Prinzmetal Angina
Pulmonary Edema
Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
Right Bundle Branch Block
Second Degree Heart Block
Secondary Hypertension
Septal Defect
Sick Sinus Syndrome
Sinus Tachycardia
Supraventricular Tachycardia
Third Degree Heart Block
Type 2 Heart Block - Mobitz
Unstable Angina
Vascular Disease
Ventricular Fibrillation
Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wolff-Parkinson-White Pattern
Arrhythmia Screening
Arterial Line Insertion
Atherectomy
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Cardiac Doppler
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Cardiovascular Diagnostic Test
Cardiovascular Imaging
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Central Line Insertion
Chest Pain Evaluation
Cholesterol Screening
Coronary Angiogram
Dobutamine Stress Echocardiography
Dobutamine Thallium Stress Test
HeartAware Online Risk Screening
Hemodynamic Monitoring
Holter Monitoring
Impella Device
Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP)
Nuclear Cardiac Imaging
Nuclear Stress Testing
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Peripheral Arterial Disease Screening (PAD)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pharmacologic Nuclear Stress Test
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Right Heart Catheterization (Swan-Ganz)
Rotational Atherectomy
Stress Echocardiogram
Stress Test
Structural Heart Disease Evaluations and Treatment
TCD Bubble Test
Thoracentesis
Thrombolysis
Tilt Table Testing
Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
Transthoracic Echocardiography (TTE)
Treadmill Stress Test
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    Specialties*
    • Cardiology

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1366754889
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Westchester Medical Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • University of New Mexico Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • University of New Mexico Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University Catolica De Santiago
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology and Internal Medicine
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    Dr. Ponce Orellana has seen patients for Rheumatic Tricuspid Disease, Heart Murmur and Tricuspid Valve Disease, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ponce Orellana on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    31 patients have reviewed Dr. Ponce Orellana. The overall rating for this provider is 4.8. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ponce Orellana.

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