Dr. Laura Alba, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Female • Age 46

2301 Holmes St
Kansas City, MO 64108
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Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City
4401 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO 64111

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GI Clinic
GI Clinic
2301 Holmes St
Kansas City, MO 64108
Plaza Gastroenterology Assocs
Plaza Gastroenterology Assocs
12330 Metcalf Ave Suite 260
Overland Park, KS 66213
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    Dr. Alba's Experience

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    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology, 2011
    • Internal Medicine, 2008
    • Transplant Hepatology, 2010
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    Background Check for Dr. Alba

    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Universidad Autonoma De San Luis Potosi, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1996

    Residency Hospital

    Umkc School Med St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1998

    Fellowship Hospital

    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Complete in 2002
    Umkc Truman Mc
    Complete in 2001
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alba & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Alba's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Saint Luke's South Hospital

    • Saint Luke's Hospital of Kansas City

    • Truman Medical Center Hospital Hill

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alba accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina
    • Thrivent Financial
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    GI Clinic
    2301 Holmes St
    Kansas City, MO 64108
    (816) 404-1000 (Office)
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    Plaza Gastroenterology Assocs
    12330 Metcalf Ave Suite 260
    Overland Park, KS 66213
    (913) 491-9100 (Office)
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