Dr. Jurgen Heinz Upplegger MD Pediatrician

Dr. Jurgen Upplegger is a pediatrician in Albuquerque, New Mexico and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Lovelace Women's Hospital and Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Freiburg Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 47 years. Dr. Upplegger accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 6 doctors at Lovelace Women's Hospital and one of 65 at Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Pediatrics. He also speaks multiple languages, including German.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

University of New Mexico Hospital
Residency, Pediatrics, 1969–1971

University of Freiburg Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 37 years in Pediatrics

NM State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

[Behavior of blood coagulation in metabolic and respiratory pH-changes].
Zinsser, O., Upplegger, J., Künzer, W.

[Behavior of blood coagulation in dependence on hydrogen-ion concentration].
Zinsser, O., Upplegger, J., Künzer, W.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS New Mexico PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Presbyterian Commercial
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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