Tanke joins Bellin Health Heart & Vascular Center

10/08/2008

ALGOMA — Tim Tanke, M.D., a certified interventional cardiologist, recently joined the Bellin Health Heart & Vascular center.

Tanke has extensive experience in treating coronary artery disease and performing high risk coronary angioplasties.  He also performs catheter-based repairs of congenital heart defects using minimally invasive, non-surgical techniques.  He specializes in vascular medicine and performs carotid stenting in high-risk patients, aortic stent graft placement for abdominal aortic aneurysms and lower extremity angioplasty to avoid amputations.

Tanke received his internal medicine, cardiology and internal cardiology fellowship training at the University of Wisconsin Medical School in Madison where he also served as an assistant professor in the department of Cardiology.

Tanke will be seeing patients at Bellin Health Family Medical Center-Algoma, 1510 Fremont Street in Algoma.

For more information or to make an appointment, please call (888) 330-3524.