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Nicholas Vellema

Physician Assistant (PA)*
3.9 (7)
Map Pin Small Des Moines, IA
Accepting new patients

Overview of Nicholas Vellema

Nicholas Vellema is a Physician Assistant in Des Moines, IA. Patients rated Nicholas Vellema an average 3.9 star rating.

Nicholas Vellema works at UnityPoint Merle Hay Fmly Mdcn in Des Moines, IA. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield 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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    UnityPoint Merle Hay Fmly Mdcn
    4020 Merle Hay Rd Ste 100, Des Moines, IA 50310 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (515) 278-0949
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    About Nicholas Vellema

    • Physician Assistant (PA)

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    • 1871961789
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    Nicholas Vellema is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Nicholas Vellema is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Nicholas Vellema works at UnityPoint Merle Hay Fmly Mdcn in Des Moines, IA. View the full address on Nicholas Vellema’s profile.

    7 patients have reviewed Nicholas Vellema. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Nicholas Vellema.

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