Dr. Alvin Bell, MD

Dr. Alvin Bell, MD

Nephrology  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(2)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alvin Bell, MD is a nephrology specialist in Montclair, NJ and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in nephrology, nephrology & hypertension, and more.

129 Grove St

Montclair, NJ 07042

Contact Information

(973) 783-6110

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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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

This content was provided by Dr. Bell "Prevention and enpowerment"
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
  • Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Nephrology & Renal Medicine
  • Renal Dialysis Technology
  • Renal Metabolic Disorders
2

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
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • 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 and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart 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
  • 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)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

in 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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