Dr. Alvin Bell, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
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Dr. Alvin Bell, MD
Dr. Alvin Bell, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Montclair, NJ. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Bell is affiliated with St. Joseph's Children's Hospital, Saint Michael's Medical Center, Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center, University Hospital, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Hackensackumc Mountainside and Clara Maass Medical Center.

129 Grove St

Montclair, NJ 07042

Contact Information

(973) 783-6110

Dr. Alvin Bell, MD

Dr. Alvin Bell, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
high
more than 85% of peers
Chronic Kidney Diseases
normal
more than 55% of peers
Vitamin D Deficiency
normal
more than 51% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Renal Dialysis Technology
  • Renal Metabolic Disorders
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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 Gout
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypersensitivity Vasculitis
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Stones
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Necrotizing Cutaneous Vasculitis
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Rheumatoid Vasculitis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Biopsy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bell to family and friends
2.5
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Bell's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Montclair, NJ |
My experience with Dr. Bell has been very positive. He is a straight shooter and let's you know what you need to do. he also let's you know what will happen if you do not do what you need to do. I appreciated his honesty.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bell accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bell has admitting privileges

Clara Maass Medical Center
1 Clara Maass Dr
Belleville, NJ 07109
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Hackensackumc Mountainside
1 Bay Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042
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Saint Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd
Livingston, NJ 07039
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Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center
703 Main St
Paterson, NJ 07503
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Saint Michael's Medical Center
111 Central Ave
Newark, NJ 07102
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St. Joseph's Children's Hospital
703 Main St
Paterson, NJ 07503
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University Hospital
150 Bergen St
Newark, NJ 07103
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