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Dr. Antonio Pinero-Pilona, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Pinero-Pilona

Dr. Antonio Pinero-Pilona, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Hudson, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in 1995 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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(727) 862-0934

Dr. Pinero-Pilona accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Benesys
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Careplus
CeltiCare Health
CarePlus
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
EmblemHealth
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
Tampa Bay CoreNet
Tampa Bay HUMx HMOx
Medico
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
POMCO Group
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
CarePlus
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
WellCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pinero-Pilona's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abnormal Thyroid
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hypercalcemia
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats Hypercalcemia more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Hyperparathyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats Hyperparathyroidism more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pinero-Pilona treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperparathyroidism, Neonatal, Severe Primary
  • Primary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism

Dr. Pinero-Pilona's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Density Scan
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroiditis
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

" Dr. Pinero is board certified in the following: American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, AACE - Certified Nuclear Med and ISCD - Certified Bone Density. He is an expert in the field of Endoc...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2001
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Puerto Rico School Of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus
Medical School
1991
1987-1991
Undergraduate School
1991
University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
Undergraduate School
2001
1998
1996
1995
1991
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Pinero-Pilona's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pinero-Pilona

4.0

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
70.73170731707317%
(29)
4 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
3 Stars
4.878048780487805%
(2)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
21.951219512195124%
(9)

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Dr Pineros is a caring, intelligent and aggressive endocrinologist who is tops as far as I'm concerned. He always has intelligent answers, listens to his patients, and gives his all to treating them.
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being a old guy, 73, and not being in the best of health, I've seen lots of doctors. I cant find a single thing about dr. Pinero that I would say is less that 5 stars. he listens. he explains. he remembers everything we talked about in previous visits. remembering is one of the most important...Read More
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Dr. Pinero has been my endo for 13 years. He is an amazing doctor. I have diabetes, hyperthyroidism and Graves' disease. He and his office staff have always been there when I needed them.
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I have auto immune deficiency,Thyroid,and Graves disease. I have been to many Doctors who specialize in the condition and no one has been able to stabilize my condition that swings back and forth. Dr. Pinero came highly recommended to me 4 yrs ago and he has me stabilized with this triple condition...Read More
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We were referred by our Primary Care to Dr Antonio Pinero-Pilona. Let me start by saying the office staff is dismissive and borderline rude both over the phone and in person. Dr Pinero's incompetence led to complications at the hospital due to his lack of attention to detail in his biopsy and...Read More
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Locations

Diabetes Care Center

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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 4:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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