Dr. Alfonso Vargas, MD

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Dr. Alfonso Vargas, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology | Male

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Dr. Vargas specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology and practices in Metairie, LA. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Pediatric Endocrinology

    Conditions Treated

    • Adrenal Gland Diseases
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
    • Benign Tumor
    • Bone Disorders
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
    • Diabetes Insipidus
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Growth Hormone Deficiency
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Klinefelter Syndrome
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteopenia
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Precocious Puberty
    • Retina Diseases
    • Rickets
    • Short Stature
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroiditis
    • Turner Syndrome
    • Vitamin D Deficiency

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    Education

    • Medical School
      National Center Of Colombia / Faculty Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1973

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • Malpractice claims in Louisiana not available
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Vargas' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Vargas

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients