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Walter Atiga, MD, Cardiology, Fairfax, VA, Inova Alexandria Hospital


Cardiology Fairfax, VA

Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Interventional Cardiology

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Overview of Dr. Atiga

Dr. Walter Atiga is a cardiologist in Fairfax, VA and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Inova Alexandria Hospital, Inova Loudoun Hospital, Virginia Hospital Center, Reston Hospital Center, Inova Fairfax Hospital, and StoneSprings Hospital Center. He received his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine and has been in practice 27 years. Dr. Atiga accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 110 doctors at Inova Alexandria Hospital and one of 177 doctors at Inova Loudoun Hospital who specialize in Cardiology. He has 9 publications and over 350 citings.

Education & Training

  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityFellowship, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, 1998 - 1999
  • Johns Hopkins University
    Johns Hopkins UniversityFellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1995 - 1998
  • Loma Linda University Health Education Consortium
    Loma Linda University Health Education ConsortiumResidency, Internal Medicine, 1990 - 1992
  • Loma Linda University School of Medicine
    Loma Linda University School of MedicineClass of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1991 - Present
  • MD State Medical License
    MD State Medical License 1992 - 2024
  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2001 - 2024
  • DC State Medical License
    DC State Medical License 2019 - 2024
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 2001 - 2004

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2012

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations


Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
    Aetna HMO
    Anthem HealthKeepers HMO/POS
    Anthem KeyCare PPO
    BCBS Blue Card PPO
    BCBS Texas BlueChoice
    CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
    CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
    CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    CIGNA Open Access
    Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
    Coventry Virginia - HMO
    First Choice
    First Health PPO
    Great West PPO
    Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
    United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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