Dr. Alvin Perelman, MD

Dr. Alvin Perelman, MD

Pediatric Endocrinology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Alvin Perelman, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

8840 E Chaparral Rd Ste 210

Scottsdale, AZ 85250

Contact Information

(480) 827-5370

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Perelman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Diabetes Type 1
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perelman treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Perelman treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perelman treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Perelman treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Diabetic Ketoacidosis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Perelman treats Diabetic Ketoacidosis more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Perelman treats this condition more than 57% of his peers

Dr. Perelman's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
ACTH (Cosyntropin) Stimulation Test
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Blood Sugar Monitoring
Bone Disorders
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Evaluation
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Factor Therapy
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Hashimoto's Disease
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hypothyroidism
Insulin Pump Therapy
Kidney Disease
Precocious Puberty
Short Stature
Thyroid Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Alvin Perelman, MD is a pediatric endocrinology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in pediatric endocrinology and endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Pediatrics

Education

  • 1980
    Harbor Genl Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Los Angeles Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    1979
  • 1978
    Foothills Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1978
  • 1977
    Foothills Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    University Of Calgary / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1976
  • 1973
    McGill University Health Centre
    Undergraduate School
    1973

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Dr. Perelman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Perelman

2.8

Based on 21 reviews

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Never actually saw the Dr. Spent 2 hours on 3 different phone calls trying to make an appt. The receptionist at this office is such a ditz that you have to repeat yourself multiple times. She places you on long holds repeatedly, then loses your info when she returns to the call. Her tone is...Read More
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Both of our sons have been patients of Dr. Perelman for the past EIGHT years for growth hormone deficiency. We were supportive and flexible in past few years when Dr. Perelman was going thru his own health issues after his heart attack. After waiting SIX months for an appointment due to their...Read More
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My son was seeing Dr Perelman for 2 years; once every 6 months. Growth hormone discussed at first visit. No other options were discussed . My 10 yr old is same height as my 7 yr old. He always seemed in a rush and I felt he was making up time that he fell behind during our visit. Ignored anything...Read More
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I have been turned away twice from my scheduled appointments, once for being 7 minutes late, and another time for being 1 minute past my appointment time. After driving 45 minutes across the valley, and being stuck in traffic as a result of car accidents on the freeway, there was no empathy or...Read More
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I have 2 children that have been patients of Dr. Perelman's for a number of years - one with hypothyroidism and one with type 1 diabetes. I would never change physicians. There is never a long wait, nor do we ever feel rushed through the appointments. He is through, fast with RX refills, even...Read More
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