Dr. Alfonso Icochea, MD

Dr. Alfonso Icochea, MD

Pulmonology  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alfonso Icochea, MD is a pulmonology doctor who practices in Hialeah, FL. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 38 years.

777 E 25th St Ste 512

Hialeah, FL 33013

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Prudential
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Vista Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Respiratory Failure
very high
more than 95% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
very high
more than 95% of peers
Respiratory Management
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Icochea "We believe in medical care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients."
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Specialties

  • Pulmonology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • CT Scan (Computed Tomography)
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Thoracentesis
  • X-Ray

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • National Higher University Of San Marcos / Academy Of Human Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1966
  • Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • University Miami Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Sinai Hospital Of Baltimore
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Miami Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Wash University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Icochea has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Icochea's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Icochea to family and friends
5.0
based on 2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Icochea's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Icochea accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Prudential
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Vista Health Plan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Icochea has admitting privileges

Palmetto General Hospital
2001 W 68th St
Hialeah, FL 33016
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Hialeah Hospital
651 E 25th St
Hialeah, FL 33013
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Palm Springs General Hospital
1475 W 49th St
Hialeah, FL 33012
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