Dr. Allan Kavalich, MD

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Age 74
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Dr. Allan Kavalich, MD
Dr. Allan Kavalich, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in San Bernardino, CA. He is 74 years old and has been practicing for 48 years. Dr. Kavalich is affiliated with St. Bernardine Medical Center and Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.

1500 N Waterman Ave Ste B

San Bernardino, CA 92404

Contact Information

(909) 381-1595

Dr. Allan Kavalich, MD

Dr. Allan Kavalich, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kavalich "The Coach Approach is the philosophy utilized in the care of my patient. The patient is able to realize that the physician is not the boss of his or her body the patient is the boss of his body. The physician is the coach. If the patient follows the coach's advice he will win. Winning is that the patient will feel better, stay out of the hospital, avoid dialysis, perhaps forever, and will live a long time. If the patient doesn't follow the coach's advice he will lose and the opposite will happen. If the patient wins who gets all the credit. The patient does! If the patient loses who gets all the blame? The patient does. Therefore, you are not a victim you are a boss! The final part of my philosophy is that this is just an example of your worst fear. Most people really worst fear is the unknown. Therefore, I won't keep any secrets, I will tell you the complete truth. I will answer all questions because information is power."

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Chronic Renal Failure Syndrome
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Glomerulonephritis
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lupus
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Osteodystrophy
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Dialysis
  • Hemodialysis
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1969
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1970
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • President Award Amgen Patient Care Award Western Division San Bernardino Valley Gambro Healthcare, 2001
  • Fellow of the American College of Physicians, 1974
  • Certificate of Recognition for 31 years Service Award at ARMC from SB County Board of Supervisors, 2007
  • Amgen Patient Care Award for Excellence in Anemia Management, 2003
Media & Publications

Dr. Kavalich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kavalich's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kavalich to family and friends
5.0
based on 3 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Kavalich'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
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Moreno Valley, CA |
Dr. Kavalich is an awesome doctor, there everything that comes up on me. Answers all my questions, and seems very interested in my concerns. The staff is great, and Maggie is worked to hard, but she is good at herjob and is also concerned about patients issue's. I would highly recommend this doctor and is staff.
in Rialto, CA |
Dr. Kavalich is a very knowledgeable, caring, sensitive, compassinate doctor that has treated me. I have been a patient of his for over nine years now. I have complete and full confidence in him. I highly recommond him. I am so very thankful that i have him as a doctor, i proudly would recommend him to anyone. He is an expert in treating kidney failure, helping his patients and giving them as much normalcy as possible, and helping them recover from kidney failure.
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Dr. Kavalich accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California HMO
    Whole HealthPrimeCare California OAMC
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Kavalich has admitting privileges

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
400 N Pepper Ave
Colton, CA 92324
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St. Bernardine Medical Center
2101 N Waterman Ave
San Bernardino, CA 92404
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